Barrington Public Library

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New Employment Postings


Evening Library Desk Clerk


The Barrington Public Library is looking for an organized and enthusiastic person with a love for customer service to join our team as an evening desk clerk. This position requires multi-tasking while paying close attention to detail. This position is 25 hours per week with evenings and some Saturdays required, and the starting pay range is $11.85 per hour (Grade 1). For the full job description please click here


Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Helping patrons locate library materials
  • Assisting patrons with digital media
  • Check items in and out, place reserves, and other circulation related duties
  • Registering new patrons
  • Assist with interlibrary loan
  • Shelving materials and shelf reading
  • Registering patrons for library events
  • … and so much more!

Qualifications: Candidates must have a high school diploma or be working towards a high school diploma with suitable working papers. Candidates must have technology and clerical skills with previous work experience in a customer service related position. Knowledge of the Dewey Decimal system is required and previous library experience is preferred.


Please submit your resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to by September 17, 2021 at 6pm. Late submissions will not be considered.