Job Opportunities


Custodian - Romeoville Branch

The White Oak Library District, serving the communities of Crest Hill, Lockport, and Romeoville, Illinois is seeking applicants interested in filling a part time custodian position at our Romeoville Branch.  This part time position equals 17 hours per week.   The regular work schedule consists of Tuesday through Saturday mornings.  Library custodians are responsible for routine cleaning, snow removal, landscaping, and meeting room setup and tear-down.  Requires ability to work independently as well as under direct supervision. Salary range begins at $12.00 per hour and increases commensurate with performance. 

REQUIREMENTS:  A high school diploma with 1 year work experience, a valid driver’s license, and the ability to drive a full sized pickup truck.  Applicants should also have the ability to work a Tuesday – Saturday early morning schedule, that can flex in times of need.  
 
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested parties should submit an application and/or resume to Scott Pointon, Director via e-mail, or via mail to Scott Pointon, White Oak Library District, 201 W. Normantown Rd., Romeoville, IL 60446.   

Applications accepted until position is filled.

Page/Shelver - Romeoville Branch

The White Oak Library District, serving the communities of Crest Hill, Lockport, and Romeoville, Illinois is seeking applicants interested in filling a part time page/shelver position at our Romeoville Branch.  This part time position equals 15 hours per week.
 
Selected candidate will be expected to shelve all manner of library materials and perform other basic assistance to library staff as assigned.  Position reports to the Circulation Supervisor.  

Minimum qualifications: Must be of legal working age in the State of Illinois.  Applicants with a high school diploma and/or relevant library experience preferred.  Applicants should also have some familiarity with computers and electronic mail and possess the ability to work days, evenings and weekends as assigned.  Salary range begins at $10.00 per hour and increases commensurate with performance.  

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested parties should submit their application materials to Lisa Majewski – Romeoville Circulation Supervisor in person; or via e-mail at lmajewski@whiteoaklibrary.org; or via mail to Lisa Majewski, White Oak Library District, 201 W. Normantown Rd., Romeoville, IL 60446.  

Applications accepted until position is filled.    


Are you a Librarian who would like to make a few extra dollars?

The White Oak Library District, with locations in Crest Hill, Lockport, and Romeoville Illinois, is seeking librarians with professional ethics and strong public service skills to serve as short term substitute staffing at our public services desks. Ideal applicants will live or work in the area and be available to fill in when regular District staff shortages will leave our desks under-staffed (vacations, conferences, sick days, etc).

Substitute librarians will be expected to provide a diverse range of general library help desk services to all ages. These services will include answering reference questions, instructing patrons in the use of electronic and print resources, and at times acting as the librarian in charge of the building.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: MLS from an ALA-accredited graduate program and reasonable availability to work occasional nights and or weekends. Applicant should have strong computer skills, including Internet and the use of online databases, as well as the ability to learn the basics of the Polaris automation system.

Applicant will also be required to travel between our three facilities, as needed. Salary range begins at $18.00 per hour and increases commensurate with experience and qualifications.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Interested parties should submit their resume to Scott Pointon via e-mail ; or via mail to Scott Pointon, White Oak Library District, 201 W. Normantown Rd., Romeoville, IL 60446.