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To apply for any open position: Please send resume, cover letter, and completed application via e-mail to Lauren Rosenthal, HR@frvpld.info with the job title in the subject line. Please SAVE the blank application to your computer before filling it in. All application documents must be submitted electronically.

The Fox River Valley Public Library District serves 70,000 residents in northeastern Kane County, Illinois. Our growing, culturally diverse district along the Rt. 90 corridor straddles the Fox River and includes the communities of East Dundee, West Dundee, Carpentersville, Sleepy Hollow, and Gilberts along with parts of Algonquin, Barrington Hills, and Elgin. The Fox River Valley Public Library District provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual preference, genetic information, or any other segmenting factor protected by law.

Public Service Clerk

Part-Time
Hours: 16 hours/week
Salary: $12.59 per hour

Position Description (PDF)

Do you have a passion for libraries?  Can you juggle a variety of tasks while welcoming every visitor with a warm smile and a friendly greeting? 

Job # 1 for our Public Service Clerks is to deliver top-notch customer service experiences to library visitors while making them feel at home. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: issuing library cards; creating interesting displays; organizing returns on the shelves; and assisting visitors accessing resources with technology such as library PCs, self-check machines, e-readers, and tablets.

  • Some college required - LTA or coursework in progress a plus
  • Minimum one year experience working in a customer service position

The successful applicant will be an empathetic team player who possesses excellent customer service and current technology skills, is familiar with a wide variety of library materials, and has an abundance of energy.  The successful candidate will be available to work a varied schedule.

If selected to join our team, your primary work location will be our Randall Oaks Branch Library - a 5,000 square foot popular materials library located inside the Randall Oaks Recreation Center building at 500 N. Randall Road in West Dundee, IL. To apply send resume, cover letter, and completed application   via e-mail to Lauren Rosenthal: HR@frvpld.info.  Please SAVE the blank application to your computer before filling it in. Only emailed applications will be accepted. 

 

Maintenance 

Part-Time
Hours:
16 hours/week
Salary: $11.08 per hour

Position Description (PDF)

The Dundee Library is in need of a part-time maintenance person to do light cleaning, set up meeting rooms, and perform routine maintenance to the building and grounds. Duties include driving the library van to empty book drops and transfer materials between buildings.

The successful applicant will be a team player who possesses excellent customer service skills, has an abundance of energy, and is available to work a varied schedule.

The anticipated work schedule will be:

Monday and Wednesday: 5pm-9pm

Saturday and Sunday: 6am-10am

  • High school diploma preferred
  • Two years’ experience working in a similar position
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to pass a Motor Vehicle Records check (no more than one moving violation in the past 12 months)

To apply send resume, cover letter, and completed application via e-mail to Lauren Rosenthal: HR@frvpld.info.  Please SAVE the blank application to your computer before filling it in. Only emailed applications will be accepted.