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We are now hiring for the following positions!

 

Bookseller - Naperville (Part-Time)

TOYSHOP SALES ASSOCIATE - Naperville (Part-Time)

Warehouse Associate - ABC Bookfair Company, Aurora (Part-time) 

Warehouse Driver - ABC Bookfair Company, Aurora (Part-time) 
 


 

Calling all book worms!

Anderson’s Bookshop Naperville is looking for an energetic part-time bookseller to join our team.

We’re looking for a team-oriented person who loves to talk about and work with books. This position can expect 16 - 20 hours per week; must be available to work weekends.

Primary responsibilities will be:

  • creating a welcoming atmosphere in our store
  • creatively displaying and selling paper that is bound with glue and cloth
  • assisting your co-workers with special projects and ideas
  • ... in short, the revolutionary work of independent booksellers!

This also includes the less revolutionary but still important daily tasks like:

  • shelving books, dusting shelves, pushing a vacuum, and emptying garbage cans

Must be able to lift 50 lbs. as books are heavy. Qualifications include exemplary customer service skills in all things, enthusiasm, and passion for books AND for working with people, a high comfort level with technology in a virtual world, flexibility of schedule and mind, strong attention to detail, and a sense of humor. Must be able to work weekends and must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

To apply, please send your resume and a short statement describing your reason for applying to hiring@andersonsbookshop.com.  We can’t wait to hear from you!

 


 

 

Sales Associate - Anderson's Toyshop - Naperville (PART-TIME)

Anderson’s Toyshop is looking for a part-time sales associate to join our team for weekday shifts.
Responsibilities Include:

  • Inspire toy sales - encouraging children to develop through play
  • Serve as a resource in helping customers match toys to appropriate age levels
  • Passionate about learning new toys and games
  • Operate cash register
  • Creatively displaying and shelving merchandise
  • Assisting your co-workers with special projects and ideas

 
Qualifications include exemplary customer service skills in all things, enthusiasm, and passion for toys AND for working with people, a high comfort level with technology in a virtual world, flexibility of schedule and mind, strong attention to detail, and a sense of humor. Prior retail experience preferred. Must be able to work weekdays and must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

To apply, please email your resume and a short statement describing your reason for applying to Greg.Gordon@andersonsbookshop.com. We can't wait to hear from you!

 

Warehouse Associate Part-time

Anderson’s Bookfair Company (part of Anderson’s Bookshops) located at 520 Exchange Ct, Aurora, IL 60504, is looking for multiple part-time warehouse associates to join our team!

These are seasonal positions working September – December 3 – 4 days a week from 8 am – 4 pm.  We offer flexible hours within that window, and some ability to work around school schedules.  The warehouse associates are responsible for packing bookfairs and returning inventory to the shelves when a bookfair returns to our warehouse.

Requirements include:

  • Quick and efficient worker
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to lift up to 40 lbs.

To apply, please email your resume to cindy.bernicky@abcfairs.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Warehouse delivery driver

Anderson’s Bookfair Company (part of Anderson’s Bookshops) located at 520 Exchange Ct, Aurora, IL 60504, is looking for multiple delivery drivers to join our team!

These are seasonal positions working September – May 3.  We offer flexible hours within that window, and some ability to work around school schedules.  Great supplemental income during retirement!

Responsibilities include:

  • Drive box truck with lift gate
  • Pickup and deliveries require the loading and unloading of company trucks at both warehouse and schools, utilizing all safety procedures during the process.
  • Deliver/pickup into the designated site for the book fair.
  • Keep vehicle clean and refueled
  • Drivers return home same day and will travel in city and suburb areas.

Basic qualifications:

  • Valid Illinois Class C license

Skills and Experience:

  • Ability to drive box truck
  • Ability to load and unload lift gate
  • Ability to lift/carry up to 50 pounds and push, pull, lift, and handle rolling cases weighing more than 350 pounds on a regular basis.
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work with a flexible schedule

To apply, please email your resume to laura.evans@abcfairs.com. We look forward to hearing from you!