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Elmhurst Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
15 hours/week, 5 days/week: Weekday evenings and Sunday afternoons
$9.77 per hour


Are you detail-orientated? Do you enjoy a variety? The Circulation Department is looking for energetic individuals with good organizational skills who enjoy performing a wide range of duties. The responsibilities will include, but are not limited to shelving materials in the adult section, answering and directing incoming phone calls, greeting patrons at our Welcome Desk, as well as sorting returned items and emptying the book-drops. Other duties may require light data entry.


  • Good communication skills and a commitment to providing great customer service
  • A high level of accuracy when filing both alphabetically and numerically with decimals
  • Must be able to follow detailed instructions and work efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to master the operation of telephone equipment
  • Ability to bend, lift, carry, and grip individual books that may weigh up to 10 lbs
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Weekend availability: all positions require either a Saturday or Sunday shift as part of their regular weekly schedule


  • Understanding of the Dewey Decimal System
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Customer service experience


  • $9.77 per hour


  • You will have a set schedule which does not change from week to week
  • These are year-round positions - no seasonal positions are currently available

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Apply To: 
Elmhurst Public Library
125 S Prospect Ave
elmhurt , IL 60126
Phone: 6302798696
41° 53' 54.1212" N, 87° 56' 39.6816" W