Youth Services Librarian - Part-time


Carol Stream Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
16 hours per week, days, evening and weekends
Starting at $21.00 per hour - dependent upon qualifications

We are currently seeking a positive, innovative and customer-service focused Librarian to join the Youth Services Team. We take pride in maintaining a friendly, supportive, and collaborative work environment. We're forward-thinking and encourage staff to develop and grow individually. We value each staff member's opinion on new and better ways to serve our patrons. Most of all, we love having a positive impact on our community.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Interact proactively with patrons of all ages providing them with exceptional reference and reader's advisory
  • Provide innovative and engaging programs for the community
  • Cultivate material collections that attracts and stimulates usage
  • Utilize social media venues to extend the Library's message



  • MLIS or equivalent from an ALA accredited school


  • One to three years working with children or teens in an educational setting
  • One year Librarian experience
  • One year customer service experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Collaborate as a team member
  • Knowledge of library materials for youth
  • Knowledge of reference and reader's advisory resources
  • Knowledge of collection management
  • Demonstrate good judgment

Hourly Rate/Classification/Hours

  • Starting at $21.00 per hour - Hourly rate dependent upon qualifications
  • Part-time, non-exempt position, 16 hours per week
  • Days, Evenings and Weekends

Physical Requirements

  • Good speaking, hearing and vision ability, manual dexterity, ability to lift and carry up to 20 pounds occasionally.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Contact: 
Mary Pellico
Apply To:
616 Hiawatha Drive
Carol Stream , IL
Phone: 630-653-0755