Library Clerk - Adult Programming


Silvis Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
Rock Island

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
15-20 Hours/week, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Monday evenings, and Saturday rotation
$8.50 – $9.50 /hour DOQ

The Silvis Public Library is seeking a team member who is dedicated to excellence in service and is passionate about serving all patrons in a diverse community.


Assists patrons in the use of the library, its materials, services and electronic resources.

Develops, assists and presents appropriate library programming for adults.

Selects Science Fiction materials; includes pre-processing of all materials.

Coordinates adult book clubs and Adult Summer Reading Program.

Circulation Desk responsibilities.


Must be innovative, self-motivated, and flexible in job tasks.


Good organizational and communication skills (both verbal and written).

Some library experience preferred.

Application Deadline: Friday, April 7, 2017, 5:00 PM

Please email cover letter, application form and resume to: NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Friday, April 7, 2017
Application Note: 

The ideal candidate will be an outgoing positive self-starter with experience in prioritizing a variety of tasks, able to immediately step into a new situation and come up with ideas and programs to support the Library's goals. Benefits include IMRF, vacation pay after one year, availability of health insurance, and promotion possibilities.

Silvis Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For application form and information on EOE, visit (The Silvis Public Library application can be filled out electronically by saving it as a pdf on your computer and re-opening the saved pdf document to complete.)

Application Contact: 
Nancy Ashbrook
Apply To: 
Silvis Public Library
806 1st Avenue
Silvis , IL 61282
Phone: 309-755-3393
Fax: 309-755-1816