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Substitute Librarian

We’re looking for an energetic librarian who enjoys approaching customers of all ages, to connect them with their favorite interests and information needs. This position involves extensive interaction with the public, to provide access to the full range of library services via in-person, phone and online chat.  Working in a team environment, the librarian offers peer support to non-degreed teammates and acts as lead staff when a supervisor is not available.  Will cover shifts both in Info Services and Kids' World areas of the library.

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Info Services Assistant

Do you like tracking down information?  Are you someone who enjoys approaching customers and can quickly help them connect with their favorite interests and information needs?  We're looking for a personable individual with a love of reading and broad knowledge of books, music, and movies to make recommendations.This position involves extensive interaction with the public, to provide customers access to the full range of library services via in-person, telephone, online chat, and other modes of delivery.

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Programs Assistant

We’re creating destinations in Arlington Heights for our residents to learn and find inspiration.  Can you help people connect with their favorite interests and information needs through original programming and events?  Then consider applying for this great opportunity.
Responsible to develop, host and facilitate adult and all-ages programs in support of themes and topics of interest to our residents.  Works with a team of four dedicated programming staff members, as well as presenters, volunteers and guests to ensure that events are well-organized and easy for guests to participate in and enjoy.  Administers event calendar and enrollment activity and manages attendance data to ensure continuous improvement.

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Finance Clerk

Consider joining our team of talented professionals who deliver effective business processes to support highly efficient library operations.
Our finance clerk is responsible for purchasing all office and maintenance items and supplies and to maintain surplus sales.  Will maintain depreciation database and tagging of fixed assets.  As part of the finance team, will process cash receipts, balance and prepare cash drawers.  Assist with processing invoices and entering in A/P database.

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Info Services Supervisor

Arlington Heights Memorial Library is looking for an experienced, forward-thinking librarian to provide leadership in delivering innovative information services.  A role model in offering proactive customer service, the supervisor will coach and develop librarians and other customer service staff.  Keenly aware of library and technology trends, the supervisor will work with Info Services Manager to recommend new services and service enhancements, which anticipate and effectively respond to the information needs of Arlington Heights residents.   A strong collaborator, the supervisor will work closely with peers to promote a team environment, manage frontline operations, evaluate and strengthen services.

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Why I Love Working Here

I love the rich diversity of people we serve.
Always Has Me Laughing : )
I get to interact with some of the best people in our community - our volunteers. The bonus: the books
I am a part of something truly and unambiguously Good.
I truly love working at our Library with all the Intesting Books, Resources And Reliable staff with Years of experience.
I never have to worry about anyone taking my 'tapler. 
Heidi, Roseanne & Amy
When your co-workers are more like family, coming to work is a joy!
Technology toys ... and helping people learn to have fun with them!
Like a good book, every day is a new chapter filled with action, surprise, fun and a great cast of characters!
I am valued and encouraged to be my best.
My dog has become the Library's top model!
Mary Joe
I love working with talented and interesting people that I would want to know even if we didn't work together.
I learn something new every day and hope that I have helped someone learn something new.
"Shock and Awe"  Shockingly awesome patrons, co-workers and work environment!
I love a story with a happy ending! I so work in the right place.
Sometimes I get to dress up as a pirate.
...the people! Not only the ones I work with but also the ones I serve at the drive-up window and Checkout Desk.
I love coming to this beautiful building, working with terrific people and connecting kids with reading and books!
I get to work with the funniest, most creative people known to man: Teens!
AHML Rocks!
I enjoy working with a staff that personifies best-in-class customer service--being professional, knowledgeable, dedicated, courteous and helpful.
"...Surrounded by books, music, movies and computers. It's like being a big 'ol bear in a candy shop…"
Connie & Denise
We like interacting with patrons and staff and making them "see double" at the Reception Desk!

Working here is a remarkable experience. My friends here are like my second family.


So nice they hired me twice.

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