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Job openings


Chicago Ridge Public Library serves a diverse community of 14,000 in the southwest suburbs of Chicago. Our staff is dedicated to working as a team to provide exceptional customer service to every patron.

Custodian (Part Time)

The Chicago Ridge Public Library is currently accepting applications for a part-time (3-6 hours/week) custodian to help maintain a clean and welcoming environment for patrons and staff. You will be responsible for light cleaning of the library building, restrooms, and grounds as well as assisting with meeting room setup. Full job description is available HERE.

The job schedule is three days a week, specifically on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, starting at 8:30am, with shifts lasting approximately 1-2 hours each. There is a possibility of additional hours based on library events and activities.


Qualifications:
High school diploma, the ability to follow instructions and work independently with minimal supervision, and previous experience in cleaning or housekeeping preferred but not required. 


Shifts:
3-6 hours per week. Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, 8:30am


Salary:
$16/hour


Application available HERE.

Send your application and two references to:
Brittany Lies
Business Manager
hr@chicagoridgelibrary.org


The Chicago Ridge Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.


Youth Services Assistant (Part Time)

The Chicago Ridge Public Library is currently accepting applications for a part-time Youth Services Assistant position. We are seeking a creative, enthusiastic, and reliable person who can work with children of all ages, teens, caregivers, and teachers. 

This position will be expected to work with the Youth Services team to plan, oversee, and implement youth programs. The position involves providing reference and readers' advisory services to children, teens, and their parents or caregivers at the Youth Services Desk. 

On Wednesday evenings this Summer, you will be responsible for a Teen (grades 6th-12th) Collage Art Program that will meet weekly. In addition, on Tuesday mornings we have a family storytime that you will have the opportunity to help with by reading stories and planning activities.


Qualifications:
Qualifications include at least one year's experience working with children or the coursework and a highschool diploma. Candidates must be able work both within a team and independently. Superior customer service attitude and the willingness to help others is required. Employment will be contingent upon a background check. 


Shifts:
12 hours per week. Tuesday  9am-1pm; Wednesday 5-9pm; Thursday 9am-1pm.


Salary:
$16.00/hour. Paid time off will be granted at the employee’s 3 month anniversary.


Application available HERE.

Send your resume and application to:
Brittany Lies
Business Manager
hr@chicagoridgelibrary.org


The Chicago Ridge Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.

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