PT Youth Services Assistant


Prairie Trails Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Tuesdays 3 p.m.-9 p.m.; Wednesdays 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thursdays 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.; alternating Fridays/ Saturdays 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
$15.00 per hour, DOQ

The Prairie Trails Public Library District is looking for a creative individual responsible for providing reference, readers' advisory, and programming for children and their caregivers.

Job Description

  • Assists patrons with bibliographic instruction, on-line catalogs, computers, and eBooks
  • Provides knowledgeable reference and readers'/ media advisory services
  • Develops, plans, and implements creative and dynamic programming for children birth- 12th grade, as well as their caregivers
  • Registers patrons for programs
  • Creates displays and decorates Youth Services Department
  • Maintains and updates booklists
  • Assists Department Head with outreach within the community
  • Assists Department Head with weeding
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • LTA or BA with library or education experience
  • Knowledge of Youth and Young Adult literature preferred
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills, and strong work ethic

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Please submit cover letter, resume, and three professional references to

Application Contact: 
Neena Nagpal
Apply To: 
Prairie Trails Public Library
8449 Moody Ave.
Burbank , IL 60459
Phone: 708-430-3688
Fax: 708-430-5596
41° 44' 18.9816" N, 87° 46' 24.5604" W