PT Shelver


Downers Grove Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
16 hrs per week, approx.

Job Opening

Part-Time Shelver

Are you passionate about providing excellent customer service to the community? Are you enthusiastic about working with a friendly and collaborative staff? Do you embrace advances in technology? If so, come join our team.

Downers Grove Public Library is seeking a friendly, enthusiastic shelver for our customer centric Circulation team. Shelvers monitor the automatic materials sorter, shelve materials, and keep materials in order. In addition, shelvers help support the department by performing closing procedures and other tasks as needed.

We are looking for candidates who have the ability to:

  • file alphabetically and numerically accurately

  • do detail work accurately

  • prioritize and multitask in a detailed environment

  • walk and stand for extended periods

  • lift materials and push carts loaded with books

  • adapt well to technological changes

This position is a year-round, part-time position averaging 16 hours per week. The hours for the position are Mondays 9-1; Wednesdays alternating 9-1 or 5-9 pm; Thursdays 9-1; and includes Saturday and Sunday rotation of four-hour shifts. The salary is $10.20 per hour.

Anyone interested in this position should submit an application to Kitty Hoos, Circulation Services Supervisor,, by January 30, 2020. Application forms are available on our website at

The Downers Grove Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Application Contact: 
Kitty Hoos
Apply To: 
Downers Grove Public Library
1050 Curtiss Street
Downers Grove , IL 60515
Phone: 6309601200
41° 47' 38.7204" N, 88° 0' 41.274" W