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Open Position

Title: Library Associate, part-time, Adult Services

Date posted: September 13, 2018


Adult Services is seeking a friendly, helpful, knowledgeable Library Associate, part-time.

This position involves helping customers use resources in Adult Services, teenZone, and throughout the library. The staff person will answer questions about technology and many other topics; provide reader’s advisory; help with and possibly create programs; shelve; maintain displays; and more. Our Adult Services Desk is busy with customers requesting help with the print collection, with electronic resources, and increasingly with a variety of technological needs. TeenZone is a popular space that we also staff, assisting teens with gaming equipment, online games, computers, and the teen book collection. We are looking for someone who loves to work with all kinds of people, seek answers to all kinds of questions, and adapt to ever-changing technology needs. Must be able to effectively communicate with customers in person, over the phone, and electronically including listening, speaking, and comprehension. Apply for this great job if you are energetic, enjoy making people happy, and if you want a position where every day is full of variety and challenge.



Hours: 19 per week, to include mornings, afternoons, evenings, and weekends. The hours of this position change as departmental needs change.

Education: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree.

Salary: $16.30 per hour

Closing: September 30, 2018

To Apply: Complete job application and submit with a resume and three professional references to:

Gayle Tucker, HR Manager Bloomington Public Library 205 E. Olive St.
Bloomington, IL 61701

Bloomington Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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