Part-time Shelvers (two positions available)


Cook Memorial Public Library district
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Average of 11 hours each week.
Pay Scale:    $10.15 per hour (Sundays paid at premium rate)

Part-Time Shelver – 2 positions available

Cook Memorial Public Library District is seeking two reliable, detail-oriented and flexible individuals to shelve materials at the Cook Park Library or the Aspen Drive Library.

Position 1: Cook Park Library Libertyville - Average 11 hours per week. Mondays and Tuesdays 1-5pm, one Saturday 8am-12pm on a four week rotation, one Saturday 1–5 pm on a four week rotation, one Sunday 1–5pm on a four week rotation

Position 2: Aspen Drive Library - Average 10 hours per week. Wednesdays 8am -12pm, Thursdays 8am–12pm, one Saturday 8:30am–12:30pm on a four week rotation, one Saturday 1–5pm on a four week rotation


  • Sort and load materials onto carts and shelve in proper location
  • Use computer to print lists of requested items
  • Retrieve items to fill holds
  • Shift collections as needed
  • Shelf read, ensuring materials are in correct order


  • High school diploma
  • Detail-oriented and good organizational skills
  • Ability to alphabetize and place items in call number order
  • Computer skills
  • Must be able to move library materials, lift up to 30 pounds and operate automated equipment in the workplace.
  • Flexibility in covering shifts at all facilities

Apply online at

For more information, please call Marla Littlefield at 847-362-2330 x1102

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Contact: 
Marla Littlefield, Human Resources Generalist