Current Posted Vacancies
Information Technology – User Support Assistant – Hourly
The Urbana Free Library is seeking a self-motivated individual to provide customer service-oriented, tier-one technical support for all information technology end-users (Library staff and patrons). Duties include performing diagnostics, resolving basic hardware and software problems, and performing technical tasks such as installing, configuring, and upgrading hardware and software. The ideal candidate should have two years of directly related work experience (or coursework) and strong problem-solving, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
To be considered for this position, fill out and submit the application for “Information Technology - User Support Assistant” on the City of Urbana's Employment Opportunities webpage by Sunday, November 8, 2020, 11:59 p.m. Note: If you filled out an application for a previous posting of this position, you will need to log in to your account again and fill out an application for this current vacancy. The system retains your basic information, so you won't have to start from scratch.
Circulation Clerk/Information Assistant – Full-time
Do you want to work where you can enrich the lives of the people in your community? The Urbana Free Library seeks a service-oriented, self-motivated individual to join the Library’s team. Issue library cards, check materials in and out, and perform other duties at the Circulation Desk. Provide routine reference and reader's advisory service to patrons and assist them with catalog, Internet, computer software, fax, and copier questions at other public service desks. Participate in outreach and programming. Must interact well with all kinds of people, perform complex automated procedures, and have an associate's degree or equivalent and prior successful work experience. Passing score on the Civil Service exam required. Public service or library experience and maximum scheduling availability preferred.
To be considered for this position, fill out and submit the application for "Circulation Clerk/Information Assistant" on the City of Urbana's Employment Opportunities webpage by 11:59 p.m., Thursday, October 29, 2020. Note: If you filled out an application for the hiring pool for the hourly Circulation Clerk/Information Assistant position, you will need to log in to your account again and fill out a separate application for this full-time vacancy. The system retains your basic information, so you won't have to start from scratch.
Current Pooled Vacancies
We accept applications for the following hourly positions year-round.
- Circulation Clerk/Information Assistant (Note: Two separate job descriptions for this position.)
- Archives Assistant
- Acquisitions Clerk
- Archives Clerk
To be considered for any (or all) of these hourly pooled positions, fill out and submit the application for "Urbana Free Library hourly positions" on the City of Urbana's Employment Opportunities webpage. Note: All hourly pooled positions require passing of the shelving test.