Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Circulation Desk Clerk, Barrington Public

For the Barrington Public Library 
Send Cover Letter & Resume to
Amy Inglis at by July 7th.
Must have at least two work references listed with contact information.

Starting Pay:  $9.95/HR
Position Open Until Filled: Posted 6/8/2017
Start Date: ASAP
Requirements:  We are seeking a vibrant and detailed individual who can provide excellent customer service to all ages in a busy environment where multi-tasking is required. Candidate must be comfortable with technology, including how to search the Internet, Microsoft basics, and how to use devices such as e-readers, tablets, and other technology utilized in the library.  MUST be familiar with how items are organized using the Dewey Decimal system.

Basic Duties:  Checking items in/out using a computer based system, answering basic reference questions, assisting patrons with printing, faxing, copying and basic computer questions.  Answering phones, shelving items, making calls for reserves, overdues, and expired card updates, assisting with room set up for events, and other tasks as assigned.
Full job description can be viewed at

(27 Hrs Per/Wk)
Typical Work Hours:
Mon. & Fri. 1:30-6PM, Tues. & Thurs.1:30-7PM, Wed. 1:30-8PM, some Saturdays 9:30-3PM.  Weekday shifts will alter if a Saturday is worked to keep the hours at 27 per week.

Flexibility to work morning shifts on occasion is a plus.