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Interlibrary Loan department (full-time)
Wilmette Public Library is seeking a full-time employee for its Interlibrary Loan (ILL) department.
Responsibilities of the department include collecting and processing material to be loaned to other libraries, and assisting patrons with borrowing material from other libraries. Attention to detail is paramount. Candidates should possess a strong sense of initiative; a steadfast commitment to meeting patrons’ requests; proficiency in managing multiple tasks; acute problem-solving capabilities; and the ability to remain pleasant and composed even in problematic situations. The successful candidate will also be expected to work some hours at the Circulation desk, where these qualities are equally important. Both ILL and Circulation duties involve significant physical demands such as bending, lifting, and moving about the Library in search of materials. The position includes excellent benefits.
If you are interested in joining our busy, vital, and multifaceted ILL department, please email a cover letter, your résumé, and the details of three references to:
Circulation Department Supervisor
by end of day, Friday, August 1, 2014.