Employees of Joliet Public Library may work at either, or both, library locations and our positions require a variety of hours including days, evenings, and weekends. Applicants for all positions must complete an application.
Application forms are also available at both the Main Library and the Black Road Branch; completed applications may be turned in at either location. We always accept completed applications and keep them on file for two years for future openings. Applications are not reviewed unless we have a current job opening.
Please do not contact us to see if we have received your application. We will contact you if we have questions or wish to arrange for an interview.
The Joliet Public Library has a part-time (20 hours per week) position open for a Service Assistant in our Business Office. The schedule is negotiable but work days will be Monday through Friday. The starting pay is $11.00 per hour. The ideal candidate will have above average knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Access and Word. This person will accurately count, record and balance the circulation pouches and petty cash fund; prepares bank deposit slips; orders office supplies, furniture and fixtures; confers and negotiates with vendors regarding product, pricing, service, or delivery; maintains asset database; organizes, maintains, orders, and distributes keys to various library property; assists the Business Office staff with preparing the monthly Board meeting packets; serves as back up for processing payroll. Click here to view the job description for more information.
Qualifications: High school graduate with some college preferred. Experience in bookkeeping or accounting is a plus. Ability to process work accurately is a must. Proficiency using Microsoft Excel, Access and Word software. ADP or other payroll system experience a plus as well. Good organizational skills. Ability to maintain discretion. Must be able to use general office equipment. Possess good oral and written communication skills. Ability to interact well with others.
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Joliet Public Library
150 N. Ottawa St.
Joliet, IL 60432-4192
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