Employment

Facilities Manager

Ela Area Public Library District

The Ela Area Public Library seeks a full-time (37.5 hrs/wk) Facilities Manager with strong leadership, management and organizational skills. Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Facilities Manager is responsible for the grounds maintenance, repair, custodial services, and mechanical systems of a single 70,000 square foot library building. This position supports the Ela Area Public Library’s mission, vision, and values by ensuring the highest level of service to the staff and public (Posted 7/1/2016).

For additional duties please click here to review the Facilities Manager job description.

Requirements: Valid Illinois driver’s license. Due to the physical exertion required to perform the essential duties of this job, may require a pre-employment medical exam.

Education:  High school diploma or equivalent; technical course work and certifications in appropriate areas preferred.

Experience: Three years maintenance/custodial experience; supervisory experience; demonstrated ability to learn skills/knowledge to effectively manage projects and personnel.

Starting Salary: $28.00/hr depending on qualifications and experience. Full benefits including health insurance, four weeks of vacation and participation in IMRF.

The Ela Area Public Library is a progressive and customer service focused library located in the community of Lake Zurich, in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago. Rated as a Five Star Library by Library Journal, we have developed leading edge services for library patrons including a makerspace, digital media labs, and the circulation of experiential materials like telescopes.

If you are interested in joining the Ela Area Public Library District and meet the job requirements described above, please email your resume to our Human Resources Department at apply@eapl.org.

* The Ela Area Public Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin.


Computer Aide

Ela Area Public Library District

The Ela Area Public Library in Lake Zurich, IL has an opening for a Computer Aide. Responsibilities include technology support to patrons and staff, behavior monitoring, computer training assistance, digital media lab assistance, and study room management. Other duties as assigned (Posted 7/1/2016).

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:

  • Commitment to providing excellent service to patrons and staff
  • Excellent computer troubleshooting skills and problem solving abilities
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively with co-workers in a collaborative, team-based organization
  • Flexibility in adapting to change
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships within the library
  • Ability to take initiative and work both independently and collaboratively throughout the library
  • Proficiency with Windows applications including Microsoft Office (e.g., Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and Internet Explorer
  • Ability to use a scanner, photocopier, DVD-RW drive, and flash drive
  • Ability to move light objects (less than 20 pounds) long distances (more than 20 feet)

Position Hours: 17 hours per week. Tuesday 5-9, Thursday 5-9, Friday 3-6, and two weekends a month

Salary: $13.12 per hour

Education: High School Diploma preferred.

Experience: Customer service or public interaction experience preferred. Previous experience working in a library environment is also desirable.

Please complete the PDF application, save it to your computer, and email it to apply@eapl.org for consideration.

Application Deadline: Until filled

* The Ela Area Public Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin.

 

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