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Job Opportunities

Interested in working at the Elk Grove Village Public Library? This page lists current job openings at the Library. Download a job application form or pick one up at the Circulation Desk. You will need Adobe Reader installed on your computer to view it online. When filling out an application, please specify the type of position you are seeking.

In addition to employment opportunities, you will find career services resources listed at ALA JobList and Career Resource Center, which include career development information; job-seeking tips; links to job ads, selected articles, and current news; and more.

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Part-Time Security Monitor
Circulation Services Department

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Qualifications
High school diploma. Experience in security work desirable. Some prior experience in routine building maintenance is helpful. Ability to walk extensively over a four-hour period. Ability to write descriptive incident reports. Ability to communicate effectively in writing and through email. Comfortable using technology.

Responsibilities
Maintains order in the building and grounds by enforcing pertinent library policy and code of conduct that prevents inappropriate, disruptive, or illegal behavior. Strives to detect and prevent theft. Performs light maintenance including snow removal, in absence of custodians. Writes critical incident reports as well as incidents in the library's behavior manual.

Attributes
Calmly and assertively deals with unruly or disruptive persons. Requires tact, discretion, and independent judgement. Communicates effectively with the public and staff. Sensitive to appropriate behavior in a library setting.

Hours
13 hours per week

Salary
$12.49 per hour

Benefits
Vacation, sick days, holidays, Credit Union

Starting Date
ASAP

Submit application to the attention of:
Richy Sandberg, Head of Circulation Services | rsandberg@egvpl.org
Elk Grove Village Public Library
1001 Wellington Avenue
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

You may submit an application by email. Resumes are not accepted. Applications are available at the Circulation Services Desk. No telephone inquiries. All prospective employees are subject to a background check.

Posted February 14, 2019

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Part-Time Business Office Assistant

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We are looking for a friendly, adaptable, and team-oriented person with sound judgement and diplomacy to join the talented staff in Administration. The ideal candidate will have excellent mathematical, organizational, and analytical skills and can work independently to meet monthly deadlines.

Qualifications
Associate’s degree in accounting, or two years of accounting experience (without degree). Knowledge of basic accounting practices and accounting software. Experience with accounts payable, payroll, HR, and general bookkeeping is a plus. Strong technology skills essential. Accuracy and attention to detail are critical.

Responsibilities
Perform duties to support accounts receivable and accounts payable functions, process expense reports and check questionable items with employees, review and audit credit card company statements with reported expenses for accuracy, audit major vendor accounts, separate and sort checks, mail out AP checks to vendors, file and control AP vendor files, perform monthly bank reconciliations, control and balance out revenue and expense of bus trips and paid programs. Perform other related duties as assigned.

Probationary Period
12 months

Hours
Part-time, average 17.5 hours per week, generally Monday-Friday, daytime

Salary
$17.33 per hour

Benefits
Sick time, vacation after 1 year, and more

Starting Date
ASAP

Send cover letter and completed application to:
Debra Nelson
Elk Grove Village Public Library
1001 Wellington Avenue
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Application are available at the Circulation Desk and online.

Job posted February 4, 2019

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