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Library Page (Circulation Services)

Part Time

The Batavia Public Library has openings for Library Pages. We are seeking energetic individuals who possesses a keen eye for detail and enjoy creating an organized environment.


Library Pages accurately return the library materials to the shelves, empty the book drops, and maintain order in the library’s public spaces.


Permanent Schedule: Looking for one Library Page for this schedule

  • Monday – 9:00AM – 1:00PM
  • Tuesday – 1:00PM – 5:00 PM
  • Thursday – 5:00PM – 9:00 PM
  • Occasional weekend hours – 2 shifts per month


Summer Schedule: Looking for 2 Library Pages for this schedule

  • Weekday Afternoons/and or Evenings
  • Weekends: Occasional



A minimum of three years of high school or the equivalent. The ability to stand, bend, reach, squat, and push carts filled with books. Applicants must successfully complete a shelving exercise during the interview process.

Preferred: Avid library users are encouraged to apply! Prior Library experience is desirable.


Compensation:  $8.50/Hour


To apply, you can request and submit an application at the Library’s Check-out Desk, email a resume (using Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF) to or download the application from the website and send it via email or mail.




 Facilities Assistant

FT/PT: Both Full Time & Part Time positions are available

Hours: Regular schedule to be determined at time of hire

Salary: From $12.97/hr. depending on qualifications and experience

Benefits: Vary. Based on hours. Minimum: Vacation Time, IMRF Retirement Plan, 457 Retirement Savings Plan

with employer match, Vision, and Employee Assistance Plan

Reports to: Facilities Services Manager


If you can balance a fun and friendly work environment with a high level of productivity, then we want to hear from you!

Position Description

Duties will include but are not limited to: meeting room setup, regular cleaning of the Library & grounds, transport of heavy materials (such as furniture, books, supplies, or equipment); disposal of trash; snow and ice control and removal; and building monitoring. Candidate will also be responsible for performing light mechanical, basic electric, plumbing, and carpentry repairs.

Qualifications/Acceptable Experience and Training:

High school diploma or Certificate of General Educational Development (GED) preferred. Handyman skills desirable. Knowledge and experience operating basic maintenance tools and equipment. Position includes the use of ladders, janitorial supplies, and various types of maintenance equipment. You must be able to lift 50 pounds on a regular basis, and up to 75 pounds on an occasional basis. This position requires flexibility in schedule including accessibility outside of work hours for emergency situations; will require some weekend and evening work. Applicants must have a valid Illinois driver’s license, reliable transportation, and proof of valid auto insurance.

To apply, you may request and submit an application at the Library’s Check Out Desk; or email a resume (using Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF) to; or download the application from our website at /about-the-library/library-information/employment-opportunities.aspx and send it via email or mail.

First consideration will be given to applicants who respond July 1, 2018; however, this posting will remain open until the positions are filled.



Batavia Public Library District is an equal opportunity employer. Inquiries are encouraged from candidates

who will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of the Library. No phone calls.