Youth Services Librarian


Niles-Maine District Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Average 16 hours/week (Mon, 9-5; second and third Saturday of the month, 9-5; and second and third Sunday of the month, 1-5—sometimes these don’t fall on the same weekend)
$23-26.50/hour (depending on skills and experience)

Join the dedicated staff and busy kids and teen departments at the Niles-Maine District Library! We are looking for a person who is comfortable providing top-notch customer service and understands children's literature and topics of interest to youth. Babytime storytelling is a big plus!


  • MLS/MLIS from an ALA-accredited school

  • Prior experience working with babies, children, teens, and caregivers in a library setting preferred

  • Strong commitment to customer service

  • Ability to work with diverse populations of all ages

  • Knowledge of current computer technology including Microsoft Office, library automation systems, e-books, and e-resources

  • Flexibility to adapt to changing situations and to varied work schedules

  • Knowledge of children's and teen literature and current trends in programming

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

To apply, send resume, cover letter, plus 2 references

Email questions to Arianne Carey,

Application Contact:
Apply To: 
Niles-Maine District Library
6960 Oakton Street
Niles , IL 60714
Phone: No telephone calls