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By state mandate, face masks are required for everyone in the Library ages two and older, regardless of vaccination status.

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Part-Time Substitute Facilities Monitor

We are seeking an energetic, punctual individual to fulfill the position of Part-Time Substitute Facilities Monitor. This position is responsible for maintaining a safe, orderly environment for the patrons and staff of the Library. A positive attitude and willingness to work with others are desired. Minimum two years of experience in a public service environment; security or law enforcement experience preferred.

Hours: Approximately 10 hours per week
Salary: $16 per hour, depending on qualifications


  • Maintains order to ensure the safety and comfort of Library patrons and staff
  • Assists Library staff and management as needed
  • Writes incident reports and notifies proper authorities when necessary
  • Prepares and sets up rooms for meetings
  • Maintains general awareness of what is happening in the Library
  • Secures the building at closing
  • Performs minor maintenance as needed

Abilities, Knowledge, and Skills:

  • Able to deal with angry or disruptive patrons in an authoritative, pleasant, mature, and courteous manner
  • Able to lift boxes and move furnishings
  • Neat appearance
  • Energetic and punctual
  • Able to stand for long periods of time


  • Available to work nights and weekends
  • Basic computer skills
  • High School degree

To Apply:

To apply, submit a completed Helen Plum Library job application and cover letter via email to or drop off at the front desk.
Hiring Manager: Phil Lucas, Facility and Security Services Manager
Application Deadline: Open until filled


110 West Maple Street
Lombard, IL 60148
United States

Facilities and Security Services
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