Librarian I- Adult Services

Library

Employer/Library: 
Aurora Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Kane

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
Hours: 
School Year: Saturday 8:30am-5pm; Sunday 12:30pm-5pm; Monday 8:30am-5pm; Tuesday 11:30am-8pm; Wednesday 8:30am-5pm; Thursday* 8:30am-5pm; Friday 8:30am-5pm Summer Schedule: Saturday 8:30am-5:pm; Sunday OFF; Monday 8:30am-5pm; Tuesday 11:30am-8pm; Wednesday 8:30am-5pm;Thursday* 8:30am-5pm; Friday 8:30am-5pm * Off if working Saturday or Sunday 
Salary: 
$22.17 hourly

Do you enjoy working with customers and finding flexible and creative solutions to their questions? Do you have a knack for building meaningful connections and providing services for local business communities and entrepreneurs? If so, we would love to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with local business community and colleagues to identify and provide services that support their goals
  • Provide reference, readers, viewers and listener advisory services at multiple service points.
  • Assist customers in the Media Lab
  • Plan, promote and provide adult programs.
  • Assist with collection maintenance and weeding.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • ALA accredited MLS/MLIS
  • Two years public library experience
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Experience with programming and/or event planning
  • Ability to work both collaboratively and individually
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends, adjusting as required for programming
  • Media lab or audiovisual equipment experience is preferred
  • Spanish language skills desirable

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Application Note: 

To apply download and complete the Employment Application found on the library website at www.aurorapubliclibrary.org. Submit your completed Employment Application to hrdirector@aurorapubliclibrary.org or mail to Aurora Public Library, Administration Office, 101 S. River Street, Aurora, IL 60506.

About APL:

Our strategic priorities include School Success, Express Creativity, Feed Your Imagination, and Welcome to America. We're dedicated to providing excellent customer service in a diverse urban area. Our 97,000-square foot main library which opened in 2015 includes a makerspace and a media production lab. We also have two branches and a bookmobile. We serve six school districts in four counties, and our bookmobile provides library services to students in East Aurora School District 131

Application Contact: 
hrdirector@aurorapubliclibrary.org
Apply To: 
https://www.aurorapubliclibrary.org
101 South River Street
Aurora , IL 60506
Phone: 630.264.4106
Fax: 630.892.5648
41° 45' 25.8084" N, 88° 19' 11.9568" W
Illinois