Library Page - Part-Time


Highland Park Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours include afternoon, evening and weekend shifts. If you've got the time and talent we've got the shift for you! This is a year-round 10-14 hour per week position.
$9.00 per hour, depending upon qualifications.

Do you like to keep things organized? Do you like to know where everything is? Then being a Membership Services Page at the Highland Park Public Library might be just the job for you! No day is exactly the same – different materials, different people – but the skill set remains the same. Join the library's team-contribute ideas for future projects, work closely with people who love connecting people with the world of ideas.
Duties: Shelve, sort and shift library materials (print and non-print) onto shelves or display units, and shelf-read materials – arranging books and other materials in correct order on the shelves. Shift materials so that materials remain accessible, attractive and orderly. Empty book bins or other returned materials receptacles and desensitize specified materials.
Requires: Ability to sort materials alphabetically and in a Dewey Decimal sequence, familiarity with computer operations, ability to stand, bend, kneel, and lift and carry up to 25 pounds. Ability to remain focused and disciplined in detailed orientated work. Requires visual discrimination and the ability to read spine labels, the ability to follow oral and written instructions, and the ability to interact and communicate with people of all ages. Must be available for open shifts.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Apply by submitting an application (available online at to:
William Pleas
Page & Volunteer Coordinator
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, IL 60035 (847/432-0216)

Application Contact: 
William Pleas
Apply To: 
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Ave
Highland Park , IL 60035-2690
Phone: 8474320216
42° 11' 3.84" N, 87° 47' 48.1128" W