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.
Information Technology IT Assistant - Bilingual
Salary: $14.36 per hour
Position Description: (pdf)
Are you bilingual Spanish-English? Do you love to play with new technologies? Are you comfortable talking about what you've learned? Then we'd love to talk with you about a great new opportunity at the Fox River Valley Public Library District. Our Dundee Library location is looking for a bilingual assistant to translate our comprehensive technology curriculum, and instruct our vibrant Spanish-speaking community. This staff member in the Information Services department will conduct small group classes as well as one-on-one training sessions on using ereaders; tablets; MS Office products such as Word and Excel; Facebook; and other classes as designed by our Technology Trainer.
Essential functions of the job include:
• Teaching computer classes in English and Spanish
• Provides one-on-one training to individuals using library computers
• Translating existing training documents into Spanish
• Providing desktop support for patrons and staff
High school diploma and some college required. This position requires excellent communication, customer service, and computer support skills. The ideal candidate will have an existing knowledge of current technologies. Must be able to collaborate and work well with others.
The anticipated work schedule averages 11.5 hours per week, and each two week pay period the schedule will be:
To apply, please submit an application, a cover letter and a resume to HR@frvpld.info. No paper applications will be accepted, electronic submissions only please.
Application Deadline: Open until job is filled
Full Time PATS (Purchasing, Acquisitions, Technical Services) Manager
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: $44,243- $49,765 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.