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Part-Time Youth Services Associate
Part-time, 25 hours/week; $18.95/hour

Likely schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: 8:45-1:45 p.m.; Thursday 4-9 p.m. At least 1 evening per week and weekends in rotation required.

Job Summary: The Deerfield Public Library is looking for an enthusiastic, creative, customer-service oriented individual to join our dynamic Youth Services team. The successful candidate must enjoy working with toddlers to tweens as well as adults. Duties include reference, readers’ advisory, leading a weekly drop-in storytime, and preparing monthly drop-in crafts. Some evening and weekend hours are required.

Find the full job posting here and the job description here.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Meg Anthony, Head of Youth Services at manthony@deerfieldlibrary.org

No phone calls, please.

 


Patron Services Assistant
Part-time, 12-15 hours/week; $16.17/hour

Tuesday, Thursday: 12-5 p.m., Friday 1:15-6:15 p.m.; some Saturdays and Sundays required

Job Summary: The Deerfield Public Library is seeking a part-time Patron Services Assistant to provide excellent customer service to our patrons by helping them with all aspects of circulation and to provide assistance in our computer lab. Successful candidates should enjoy working with the public, be friendly, patient and helpful, and enthusiastic about everything the Deerfield Library has to offer.

Find the full job posting here and the job description here.

Please email cover letter and resume to Ellen Kaiser at ekaiser@deerfieldlibrary.org

No phone calls, please.

 


Administrative Assistant
Part-time, 15 hours/week; $16.17/hour

Job Summary: The Deerfield Public Library is seeking a part-time Administrative Assistant to provide quality administrative service. Our goal is to provide a welcoming atmosphere with a multitude of opportunities to learn, grow and change. Ideal candidates will possess exemplary customer service skills; strong communication, planning and organization skills; and be readily adaptable to change and new ideas.

Find out more about position requirements and duties.

Please send resume and cover letter to Kelly DeCorrevont at kelly@deerfieldlibrary.org

No phone calls, please.


Library Aide
Part-time, 15 hours/week; $12.77/hour

We are seeking a friendly, tech-savvy, and detail-oriented individual that has a passion for organization.  If you are always on the move, and strive for accuracy with positive energy, come join our team!

Requirements include the ability to sort and shelve materials alphabetically and using the Dewey Decimal System, and the ability to work independently.  Must have the technical skills to accurately update our database, work with and troubleshoot the automated material handling system, utilize the Digital Library Assistant (scanner), and process data using the database.  Requires the full range of body motion, including standing, sitting, bending, stooping, reaching, walking for extended periods, and the ability to push or pull carts weighing up to 100 pounds.  This is a year round position.

Position A:

Mondays, 9 am to 2 pm

Thursdays, 9 am to 2 pm

Saturdays, 9 am to 2 pm

Some weekend hours will be required each month

Position B:

Mondays, 1 pm to 6 pm

Wednesdays, 1 pm to 6 pm

Fridays, 1 pm to 6 pm

Some weekend hours will be required each month

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Sayaka Suzuki, Patron Services Assistant Manager at

ssuzuki@deerfieldlibrary.org

No phone calls, please.