Maintenance Assistant


Arlington Heights Memorial Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Part-time, 20 hours/week; weekend availability required.  Shift start times vary. Must be available 11:00am-8:00 pm on weekdays and 10:00 am – 5:00 pm on weekends.
Pay starts at $13.64/hour based on experience

Arlington Heights Memorial Library is seeking a motivated and independent Maintenance Assistant to join our Facilities team. This role will be responsible for routine maintenance and janitorial services at the library and our new Makerplace branch.

Job Description

  • Cleaning, vacuuming, mopping, carpet cleaning, pressure washing, etc.
  • Regularly check rest rooms and maintain cleanliness
  • Performing light and routine maintenance work including light bulbs, ballast replacement, room set-ups, and minor repairs
  • Use snowplow/blower as directed
  • Providing manual labor in other maintenance, remodeling or construction projects as directed

Requirements & Skills:

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment and excel in Our Culture.
  • Valid drivers license with clear driving history is a plus

Education: High school diploma/GED and related work experience is preferred.

Benefits: Benefits include two weeks of vacation plus sick and personal leave, as well as participation in Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) pension plan and availability of Roth/457 savings plan.

Arlington Heights Memorial library adheres to CDC guidelines to provide a safe environment for staff and customers including face coverings, social distancing, hand sanitizer stations and regular cleaning/disinfection.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Contact: 
Human Resources
Apply To: 
Arlington Heights Memorial Library
500 N Dunton Ave
Arlington Heights , IL 60004 42° 5' 16.35" N, 87° 58' 59.6676" W