Maintenance Specialist – Part-Time

The Maintenance Specialist works under the supervision of the Facilities Manager and is responsible for basic and routine building and equipment upkeep and repairs, assistance with grounds keeping, setting up for programs and events, and doing pickup and deliveries. This position also serves as back-up for custodians.$17.51 per hour. 16 hours a week, preferred as 4-hour daytime shifts/4 days per week. May include occasional weekends or evenings. Full job description.

The Waukegan Public Library invites people of all backgrounds, experiences, and abilities to apply and does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Centered in Downtown Waukegan, the Library is located near 1-94, Route 41, and Sheridan Road, and has convenient access from the Metra Union Pacific North Station. Local attractions include the lakefront, the Genesee Theater, an active Arts Council and Historical Society, an award-winning Park District, and a variety of community events and cultural celebrations.

For further information or to apply, please submit a resume and 3 references, or your questions, to hr@waukeganpl.info. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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