Palatine Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
15 hours per week - Wednesdays and Thursdays 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. and Saturdays 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
$10.15 per hour

We have an immediate opening for individual that has an attention to detail and is highly organized. Primary responsibilities include shelving library materials, removing material from shelves that has been placed on hold by patrons, shelf reading to determine materials are in the correct order, and cleaning up and straightening materials in various departments. For a complete job description, go to

Qualifications include:

  • Some high school or equivalent.
  • Ability to work with efficiency, skill, accuracy and appropriate speed.
  • Courteous and service oriented.
  • Must be able to arrange and file materials accurately in alpha/numeric order. Applicants will be tested on their ability to arrange material accurately.

The ideal candidate will have a friendly attitude, enjoy interacting with people, and a willingness to ensure materials are quickly and efficiently available to patrons.

For a complete job posting and job description, please go to

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Employment Applications are available online at, at the Welcome Desk at the Main Library and at each of the branch locations. Please submit your completed employment application to

Application Contact: 
Human Resources Department
Apply To: 
Palatine Public Library District
700 N. North Court
Palatine , IL 60067