Patron Services Associate (Full-Time) | Green Hills Public Library District

Posted on Jul 20, 2022

Do you enjoy working on a variety of tasks?  Are you looking for the opportunity to work with the public and provide exceptional customer service?  Green Hills Public Library District is seeking a versatile and service-oriented Associate to join the Patron Services Department. 

This position assists patrons and performs a variety of tasks at our busy Patron Services Desk, which includes creating Library cards, checking in/out materials, collecting payments for fines/fees, processing and cataloging serial publications, assisting patrons with copy/scan/fax equipment, and participating in daily reports.  In addition, Patron Services Associates are responsible for sorting and shelving Library materials throughout the building.

Our ideal candidate is a quick learner who demonstrates excellent customer services skills, has the ability to work in a team environment and independently to maintain efficiency, is comfortable with technology, and can successfully work in a fast-paced environment.

Review the job description to learn more about this position.


  • Generous paid time off including holidays, vacation, and sick leave
  • Medical, vision, dental, and life insurance
  • Membership in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
  • Continuing education opportunities


  • High School Diploma or equivalent, or working towards completion.
  • Previous experience in a library, clerical, or other public service environment preferred.
  • Fluency in Arabic, Polish, or Spanish a plus.


$13.00-$16.25 per hour; offers are made within this range based on competencies and experience.


Green Hills Public Library District
10331 South Interlochen Drive
Palos Hills, IL 60465
United States

How to apply

Please submit resume along with the Green Hills Public Library District employment application, which can be found at and resumes may be submitted in-person or emailed to

No phone calls, please. 

The Green Hills Public Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Applicants for all positions are subject to a background check.

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