Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
21+ hours/week; Two nights & two afternoons/week, occasional weekend hours

The Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District in Hampshire, IL is looking for a creative, enthusiastic and organized individual for our Adult and Teen Services Department.

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and coordinate programs for youth grade 8+. Assist Department Manager with programming for area schools.
  • Answer questions on books, library services and technology.
  • Buy materials for the Teen collection.
  • Work regularly scheduled front desk shifts.
  • Assist Department Manager on special projects.


  • Must possess excellent customer service skills, strong work ethic, and a sense of humor.
  • Must enjoy working with people of all ages.
  • Some college, Associates Degree or LTA Certificate preferred.
  • Up-to-date on books, movies, games and youth pop culture.
  • Strong computer and technology skills.

Social work and Education students as well as those with teen programming experience are encouraged to apply.

Benefits: IL Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF), supplemental insurance available for purchase, life insurance, accruable PTO. Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Application Note: Print, complete and submit the EJMPLD application here along with a cover letter and resume to: Angel Flores, Manager Adult & Teen Services, PO Box 429, Hampshire, IL 60140 or email to with subject line: Teen/Adult Services Associate. No Phone calls, please.

Application Contact: 
Angel Flores
Apply To: 
Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District
109 S. State Street; PO Box 429
Hampshire , IL 60140
Phone: 847-683-4490
Fax: 847-683-4493
42° 5' 56.0076" N, 88° 31' 47.8488" W