Adult & Teen Services—Librarian

Library

Employer/Library: 
Downers Grove Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
DuPage

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
Salary: 
Salary from $47,500 DOQ

Our busy, customer-focused library is seeking an individual with outstanding people and communication skills and excellent attention to detail to become the newest member of the library's Adult & Teen Services Department as an Adult & Teen Services Librarian.

The Adult & Teen Services Librarian is an integral part of our Adult & Teen Services team,

primarily responsible for providing reference and readers' advisory service to the public along with collection development, programming, outreach, and other duties.

The ideal candidate is:

  • Able to provide excellent reference and readers advisory services pleasantly and effectively to adults and teens in a busy environment
  • Able to create and implement innovative services and programs
  • Able to plan and provide outreach services for a wide range of patrons and community organizations
  • Comfortable with assisting the public in using technology, including downloading ebooks to digital devices
  • Familiar with current practices in collection development and management
  • Able to thrive in a busy, collaborative work environment

This full-time position requires expertise typically acquired through completion of a Master's Degree in Library & Information Science or related degree and experience in working in a public library. Salary from $47,500 DOQ. A generous benefits package is included.

Send cover letter and resume by Friday, July 27, 2018 to Lizzie Matkowski, Adult & Teen Services Manager at lmatkowski@dglibrary.org or Downers Grove Public Library, 1050 Curtiss St., Downers Grove, IL 60515.

The Downers Grove Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Friday, July 27, 2018
Application Note: 

Send cover letter and resume to Lizzie Matkowski, Adult & Teen Services Manager at lmatkowski@dglibrary.org or Downers Grove Public Library, 1050 Curtiss St., Downers Grove, IL 60515.

Application Contact: 
Lizzie Matkowski
Apply To: 
Downers Grove Public Library
1050 Curtiss St
Downers Grove , IL 60515
Phone: 6309601200
Illinois