Bookmobile Driver / Facility Caretaker

Application Deadline: Sunday, February 28, 2021, 4:30pm Central Time. (2 days remain) Time is running out Expires soon!

Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position.:

Job Title: Bookmobile Driver / Facility Caretaker

Closing Date/Time: Sunday, 2/28/2021, 4:30 pm

Salary: $13.94 to $20.19 per hour

Job Type: Part-time

Location: Eldridge, Iowa

Job Summary

Responsible for driving the bookmobile and library vehicle on the regularly scheduled route and for maintaining the library vehicles and facilities. Work involves assisting patrons by performing circulation duties.

Job Responsibilities

Provides direct high quality customer service

Drives the bookmobile on its regularly scheduled run and the library vehicle on branch deliveries and other weekly runs

Responsible for loading and unloading materials to facilitate branch deliveries

Conducts routine vehicle maintenance and recommends and coordinates outside maintenance as needed

Cleans vehicles inside and outside

Maintains library facilities and performs routine building maintenance

Cleans library facilities

Completes special projects

Assists with circulation duties while on the bookmobile

Other duties as assigned and/or needed

Standards for Initial Consideration


High school diploma or GED required

Work Experience:

Minimum of two years of customer service experience and experience driving vehicles with air brakes.

Essential Skills:

Ability to obtain and maintain a valid Class D-Chauffeur driver?s license with endorsement 2 or Illinois equivalent and possess a satisfactory and clean driving record. (Verified)

Ability to operate office equipment

Ability to effectively convey information to members of the public and other members of the library team

Ability to work independently

Physical Abilities:
Incumbent frequently lifts objects weighing up to 50 pounds.

Supplemental Information

Schedule is varied and includes days, nights and weekends.

This is a part time union eligible position.

Reports to: Library Director


This position is not benefit eligible.