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Computer Assistant – Part-Time (Two positions available)

Job Description:

The Tinley Park Public Library is seeking an energetic, positive, customer service-oriented Computer Assistant. This part-time position primarily assists library patrons with the public computers and wireless network. The successful candidate will communicate clearly and courteously with library users and staff. Additionally, candidates will have strong troubleshooting skills and the ability to think on their feet. The ability to provide consistent and friendly service to library patrons of all ages is a must. The Computer Assistant reports to the Adult Services Assistant Manager and is part of the Adult Services Department, a friendly and dedicated team that provides exceptional customer service in a comfortable, welcoming space.

We require an exceptional working knowledge of computer and mobile device operations, the internet and web apps, wireless networks, and popular software such as the applications within Microsoft Office. Experience with creative apps such as those provided by the Adobe Creative Cloud, as well as the ability to quickly learn new hardware and software to complete projects such as using green screen technology is highly desirable. The Tinley Park Public Library is an equal opportunity employer that serves both the communities of Tinley Park and Orland Hills with a combined population of 63,852.

Job Location:

Tinley Park Public Library
7851 Timber Dr.
Tinley Park, IL 60477

Job Hours:

Position 1

Part-time, Monday and Wednesday evenings, 5-9 pm and alternate weekends (Saturday 9 am-5 pm and Sunday 11:45 am-5 pm)
Optional Friday morning shift 9 am-12:30 pm

Position 2

Part-time, Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 5-9 pm and alternate weekends (Saturday 9 am-5 pm and Sunday 11:45 am-5 pm)
Optional Friday morning shift 9 am-12:30 pm


High school diploma or equivalent and at least one year work experience is required. Must also have formal classwork in computer-related subjects, extensive hands-on experience and working knowledge of the latest Windows OS and macOS Ventura, Office 2021, and knowledge of audio-visual presentation equipment such as microphones and display projectors.


$17.26 per hour

Applications accepted through October 3, 2023.

Specify Position 1 or 2 on your application.

Please apply online and include your resume and a letter of interest to Terry Parker, Adult Services Assistant Manager.

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