Library Associate


Oak Lawn Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Some days, evenings, and rotating weekends
$16.77 to $24.16 per hour

The Youth Services Department has a position opening for a part-time Library Associate, Grade VI. The current wage range is $16.77 to $24.16 per hour, and there are Level 1 employee benefits associated with this position, per the current Personnel Policy.

This is an 8- to 19-hour per week "non-exempt" position with a work schedule that may include daytime, evening, and weekend hours.

The function of this position is to provide basic reference and readers' advisory and other public services within the Youth Services Department. Regular duties include: providing basic reference services, including answering requests for information, readers' advisory services, and instruction in the use of library resources and equipment; recommending library materials for purchase; promoting the use of collections through the creation of bibliographies, displays, and lists; maintaining statistics; assisting in the maintenance of electronic equipment; and participating in professional and continuing education activities.

Minimum Qualifications: BA or BS degree is required. A strong, friendly public service attitude is essential. Must have the ability to meet and work with children and with people of diverse backgrounds easily and to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Reading background in a variety of subject areas and genres for children from birth through 8th grade preferred. Strong computer skills a plus.

To apply to this position, please submit your application or resume and three references, to .

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Send resume, three references to

Apply To: 
Oak Lawn Public Library
9427 S Raymond Ave
Oak Lawn , IL 60453
Phone: 7084224990
41° 43' 13.116" N, 87° 45' 8.1648" W