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Facilities Assistant - Part Time (20.0 hours/week) - Regular schedule to be determined. The successful candidate will be available to work evenings and weekends on a rotating basis; therefore, flexibility is necessary.


Salary: From $11.97/hr., depending on experience


Benefits: Vision insurance plan; Employee Assistance Plan; 457b Retirement Savings Plan with employer match. Additional benefits may be available based on regular schedule and will be discussed at time of hire.


Reports to: Facility Services Manager


Position Responsibilities:

  1. Routine/thorough cleaning of the Library & grounds including, but not limited to, all entryways, restrooms, meeting rooms, and office spaces
  2. Daily disposal of trash throughout the Library
  3. Meeting room set-up according to patron specifications
  4. Transport of heavy materials (such as furniture, books, supplies, and AV equipment); assistance is provided when necessary
  5. Seasonal snow and ice control and removal from entryways; watering/maintenance of planters around the exterior of the Library

Skills Required:

  1. Handyman skills desirable
  2. Safe use of ladders, janitorial supplies, and various maintenance equipment
  3. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis; team lifting techniquires are routinely used
  4. General knowledge and experience operating basic hand tools and equipment
  5. Must have a valid Illinois Driver's License, reliable transportation, and proof of valid auto insurance

Application Process:


You may request and submit an application at the Library's Check-Out Desk; email a resume (using Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF) to; or download the application on this website and send it via email, mail, or drop it off in person at the Library.



Batavia Public Library District is an equal opportunity employer. Inquiries are encouraged from candidates who 

will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of the Library. No phone call inquiries; principals only.