Part-time Facilities Associate

The Wilmette Public Library is looking for a part-time Facilities Associate who is dependable and a self-starter to assist with general maintenance duties associated with keeping the library building and adjacent walkways and grounds functional and operational.

Some of the general responsibilities include:

  • Perform all duties involved in opening the library daily.
  • Perform painting projects and assist with minor repairs.
  • Ensure building and safety equipment are functional, and arrange and oversee repairs as needed.
  • Assist with snow removal for all walks/entrances and parking lot.
  • Receive and distribute deliveries.
  • Assist with ordering supplies as needed.
  • Empty books drops including the remote drops daily.
  • Assist with meeting room set-ups.

Position is 15 hours a week scheduled for 6:00am – 9:00am Monday through Friday. Ability to pick up additional hours throughout the week as needed including weekends preferred. Starting pay is $16.43.hour.

Position Requirements:

  • Must have a HS diploma or equivalent
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and your own vehicle for remote book drop pickups.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time with occasional work on a ladder.
  • Ability to lift items weighing up to 50lbs.
  • Previous maintenance experience preferred especially in library setting.

Interested and qualified applicants may contact Michael Boone, HR Manager, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 847 853-6509.

Applications can be downloaded from our website at

Wilmette Public Library is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all qualified candidates to apply without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or veteran status.


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