Library Assistant, Teen Services - PT (24 hrs/wk)


Park Ridge Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Schedule will encompass 24 hours per week, nights and weekends required.
$18.70/hour plus Paid Time Off (PTO), paid holidays, and IMRF retirement benefits.

Seeking a part-time Teen Services Library Assistant who is enthusiastic about working with and connecting with teens, customer service oriented, and eager to learn.

DUTIES include staffing the Teen Loft and Children's service desks, providing reference and readers' advisory, creating displays and book lists, and supporting patrons with online resources and technology. Other duties may include assisting with planning and implementation of programs, conducting outreach visits to local schools, and helping with collection development tasks.

REQUIRES Bachelor's degree, experience working with teens, strong customer service skills, and ability to work effectively and pleasantly with people of all ages. Knowledge of teen literature and pop culture a plus.

Position open until filled.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

*Completed City of Park Ridge Job Application is required for consideration. Submit your application and cover letter to the Children's Services Manager as outlined below.

Job description & application are available from the Library Business Office and online at under "Get Involved/Employment". E.O.E.

Application Contact: 
Ms. Parry Rigney, Children's Services Manager
Apply To: 
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue -- ATTN: Ms. Parry Rigney, Children's Services Manager
Park Ridge , IL 60068
Phone: (847) 825-4527
Fax: (847) 825-0001
42° 0' 38.4516" N, 87° 49' 49.8072" W