Readers’ Advisor – Fiction/AV/Teen Department


Mount Prospect Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
$18.44 per hour

We're looking for someone who is passionate about connecting people with popular materials! The Fiction/AV/Teen Department at the Mount Prospect Public Library has an opening for a part-time Readers' Advisor. Working with other advisory staff, this position will staff a busy popular materials desk serving adult and teen patrons; talk with library users about their reading choices; promote collections through lists and displays; select fiction books and other formats to be added to the collection; facilitate services for area book groups; and lead Library book discussions. The successful candidate will be friendly, detail-oriented, and flexible. Minimum three years readers' advisory experience required. Hourly pay $18.44. This position is eligible for paid time off benefits and IMRF retirement plan. Bachelor's degree required.

Part-time, average 25 hours per week
Monday through Friday: noon to 5 pm
Participation in Friday night rotation

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Email resume and cover letter to:

Or come into the Library and complete a paper application in person

Application Contact: 
Human Resources
Apply To: 
Mount Prospect Public Library
10 S. Emerson Street
Mount Prospect , IL 60056 42° 3' 56.3652" N, 87° 56' 9.834" W