Bookmobile Driver

Our customers can experience the same amazing service out in the community as they enjoy inside the library.  As a bookmobile driver, you bring our 5-star library to the customer.
Will interact extensively with customers on the bookmobile at various locations and events in Arlington Heights.  Register new accounts and assist customers to locate and reserve materials, check materials in/out, resolve issues, and process fee payments.

Responsible for safety inspections and daily operations of vehicle, including ensuring library materials are available onboard and driving the well-equipped bookmobile.

Requirements & Skills: 
Have or must be able to obtain a class “B” commercial driver’s license (CDL).  Customer service experience preferred.   Excellent communication skills with a positive and friendly customer service attitude in order to excel in Our Culture. Accuracy and attention to follow detailed procedures.  Judgment to adjust borrowing policies for fair and reasonable outcomes.
High school degree or equivalency
Hours and Scheduling: 
Part-time position, 24 hours per week.  Work shifts are scheduled between 1:00 and 8:30 p.m. weekdays and occasional  weekend shifts.  Flexibility in scheduling is required to provide back-up assistance and attend meetings.
Salary and Benefits: 
Starting salary $17.39 - $20.46 per hour, depending on qualifications.
Benefits include vacation, sick and personal leave, participation in IMRF (pension) plan and 457/Roth savings plan available.

To be considered for this opportunity, candidates must submit:
  • A letter of interest describing how your qualifications and experience meet those required for the position.
  • Resume
This opportunity will remain open for applications until position is filled.
Only electronic submissions will be considered.
We want to amaze our customers. So we expect the best from everyone. Those who embrace our culture will be successful and happy here. Read more.
If you are selected for an interview, be ready to tell us how you will excel in our culture.
We promote diversity and practice inclusion.
People of color and all abilities are encouraged to apply.
If accommodations are needed during the selection process, please let us know.
If your status is Confirmed Registration, your spot for the event is confirmed.

If registration for this event is full, you will be placed on a waiting list. Wait listed registrants are moved to the confirmed registration list (in the order of registration) when cancelations are received. You will receive an email notification if you are moved from the wait list to the confirmed registration list.

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