Shelver (four positions available)


Northbrook Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Four positions available ranging from 12-18 hours per week (day, evening and weekend hours - minimum 4 hour shift required on either Saturday or Sunday).
$10.07 / hour

Applicants must possess the ability to:

  • Sort, shelve, shift, shelf read and inspect materials.
  • Pick up materials from various areas and reshelve.
  • Direct patrons to the appropriate service desk.
  • Assist with special projects relating to Circulation including pulling holds and packing and unpacking delivery bins, gathering statistical information and other projects as needed.
  • Work independently.

Basic knowledge of routine library functions and procedures, ability to stand, walk, and/or stoop for long periods of time; ability to lift up to 35 pounds; ability to push/pull loaded carts in excess of 75 pounds; understanding of the Dewey Decimal System and alphabetical systems and the ability to apply those systems to library materials; ability to interact pleasantly and effectively with staff and patrons, ability to work accurately in a changing environment with frequent interruptions.

Must be at least 16 years of age and completed a minimum of two years high school.

Northbrook Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Submit cover letter, resume and application to:

Application Contact: 
Laurie Prioletti, HR Manager
Apply To: 
Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane
Northbrook , IL 60062
Phone: 847-272-7077
42° 7' 49.8324" N, 87° 49' 51.15" W