Adult Services Librarian

Library

Employer/Library: 
Alpha Park Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Peoria

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
Hours: 
Full-time/Exempt; 40 hours per week; one assigned evening; occasional Saturday, as programmatic and/or staff needs require … Benefits.
Salary: 
Depending on Qualifications. Starting at $16.70/hr., non-MLS; $18.80/hr., MLS.

ADULT SERVICES LIBRARIAN

Full-time/Exempt; 40 hours per week; one assigned evening; occasional Saturday, as programmatic and/or staff needs require … Benefits.

Salary: Depending on Qualifications. Starting at $16.70/hr., non-MLS; $18.80/hr., MLS.

Education: Bachelor's degree required. Experience in public/customer service. Library experience preferred. Will consider Master's Degree from an ALA-accredited institution.

Technology: Familiarity with online systems, Microsoft applications, informational databases. Knowledge of communications software, equipment and meeting room AV, 3D printer helpful.

Position:

  • Reference services: Reader's advisory, knowledge of adult popular fiction, research skills, knowledge of reference interview skills
  • Instruction: assisting patrons with various technologies, including computers, tablets, e-readers, and other e-devices; includes teaching classes for adults, teens, families, along with one-on-one help
  • Collection development and maintenance, including weeding
  • Participates in marketing projects, including electronic and social media formats
  • Plans adult programs, individually or collaboratively with other Adult Services staff, including Summer Reading Club
  • Prepares reports and maintains statistics on ongoing basis
  • Shares in supervision of Reference Assistants
  • May serve as liaison to community groups and/or schools or community events (outreach)
  • Requires strong, enthusiastic customer service skills
  • Cross trained in Youth Services and Circulation

Enthusiastic and energetic persons should send a cover letter, resume, and references to:

John D. Richmond, Director

Alpha Park Public Library District

3527 So. Airport Road, Bartonville, IL 61607

Director's E-mail: jrichmond@alphapark.org

Position open until filled

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Enthusiastic and energetic persons should send a cover letter, resume, and references to:

John D. Richmond, Director

Alpha Park Public Library District

3527 So. Airport Road, Bartonville, IL 61607

Director's E-mail: jrichmond@alphapark.org

Application Contact: 
John Richmond, Director
Apply To: 
Alpha Park Public Library
3527 S. Airport Rd
Bartonville , IL 61607
Phone: 3096973822
40° 38' 45.0996" N, 89° 40' 51.2652" W
Illinois