The Wilmette Public Library is looking for a part-time Facilities Associate who is dependable and a self-starter to assist with general maintenance duties associated with keeping the library building and adjacent walkways and grounds functional and operational.
Some of the general responsibilities include:
Perform all duties involved in opening the library daily.
Perform painting projects and assist with minor repairs.
Ensure building and safety equipment are functional, and arrange and oversee repairs as needed.
Assist with snow removal for all walks/entrances and parking lot.
Receive and distribute deliveries.
Assist with ordering supplies as needed.
Empty books drops including the remote drops daily.
Assist with meeting room set-ups.
Position is 15 hours a week scheduled for 6:00am – 9:00am Monday through Friday. Ability to pick up additional hours throughout the week as needed including weekends preferred
Must have a HS diploma or equivalent
Must have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and your own vehicle for remote book drop pickups.
Must be able to stand for long periods of time with occasional work on a ladder.
Ability to lift items weighing up to 50lbs.
Previous maintenance experience preferred especially in library setting.
About Wilmette Public LIbrary
The Wilmette Public Library District exists to serve the informational, intellectual, cultural, and leisure needs of the Wilmette and Kenilworth resident and business communities. The library serves a community of approximately 27,000 and has about 1,000 visitors daily. The library also circulates over 700,000 items annually.