Fox River Valley Public Library District (FRVPLD) 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 and West Dundee, Carpentersville, Sleepy Hollow, and Gilberts along with parts of Algonquin, Barrington Hills, and Elgin.
Public Service Clerk - Part Time
Position Description: (pdf)
The Fox River Valley Public Library District has an immediate opening for a part-time Public Service Clerk at our busy Randall Oaks branch library. The Randall Oaks Branch Library is 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. Primary duties include greeting patrons, providing frontline customer service to assist with navigating the library’s self-serve environment, re-shelving returned materials, and maintaining patron accounts.
Successful applicants will possess excellent customer service skills, current technology skills, familiarity with a wide variety of library materials, and an abundance of energy.
To apply send resume, cover letter, and completed application via e-mail to: HR@frvpld.info. Applications must be submitted electronically. Applications submitted in person or via US mail will not be considered. No phone calls, please
Application Deadline: Open until job is filled
(2) Account Services Clerks - Part Time
Salary: $12.59 per hour to start
Position Description (pdf)
Job requirements include:
• Excellent customer service skills
• Minimum one year experience working in a customer service position
• Some college required - LTA or coursework in progress a plus
• Ability to write and speak fluently in both English and Spanish strongly preferred
Applications must be submitted electronically. Our Account Services staff members work in a team environment, sharing the duties required to provide full customer service to patrons of all ages. Successful applicants will be comfortable with the technologies necessary to help patrons navigate the library environment in person, by phone, and online.
Position will be open until filled.
To apply send resume, cover letter, and completed application via e-mail to Human Resources: HR@frvpld.info. No phone calls, please. All application documents must be submitted electronically. Applications submitted in person or via US mail will not be considered.
Full Time PATS (Purchasing, Acquisitions, Technical Services) Manager
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: $44,243 per year DOQ
Position Description: (pdf)
The successful candidate will have experience in:
Acquisitions, cataloging, classifying and processing of materials
Cataloging consistent with consortial and national standards
Implementation and oversight of EDI, Outsource Processing, and import of Vendor Records
Evaluating suppliers to minimize cost while maximizing service levels
Ordering / receiving all materials and supplies including office and operating supplies
Reporting on collection statistics
Hiring, training and evaluation of Technical Services staff (2 FTEs)
Performing original cataloging using RDA
The Fox River Valley Public Library District is a member of the Cooperative Cataloging System (CCS). MLS from an ALA-accredited school is required, as well as a minimum three years professional public library service including supervisory and collection development experience. Working knowledge of MS Office and experience with integrated library system software is necessary.
If you're interested in joining our dynamic management team, please submit a resume, cover letter and completed application to HR@frvpld.info. Electronic submissions only please, no paper applications will be accepted.