Youth Services Page


Prairie Trails Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
9 hours a week. Thursday 2:00 - 5:00 pm; Friday 2:00 -5:00 pm; Saturday 2:00 -5:00 pm
$ 9.00/hour

This is a part-time position with regularly scheduled hours and is primarily responsible for shelving library materials and maintaining the library shelving areas.

Responsibilities and Job Functions:

  • Sorts and shelves materials in the Youth Services Department using the Dewey Decimal System
  • Reads shelves to ensure that materials are in proper order and shifts items as needed.
  • Maintains the appearance of the collection and brings mislabeled items or damaged materials to the attention of the Youth Services staff.
  • Answers patrons' simple directional questions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • High School graduate or High School students can apply. Age Requirement: 16 years or older. (15 years old may apply with some restrictions).
  • Exercise reasonable and independent judgment and discretion.
  • Capable to adapt to and effectively implement change.
  • Ability to follow procedures.
  • Ability to works on a team and independently.
  • Must provide own transportation.
  • Ability to work evenings and Saturdays

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Application forms are available at the Circulation Services Desk or send a resume with three references to

Application Contact: 
Neena Nagpal
Apply To: 
Prairie Trails Public Library
8449 Moody Ave
Burbank , IL 60459
Phone: 7084303688
Fax: 7084305596