The Villa Park Public Library seeks a versatile, service-oriented person to become our new Public Services Librarian in our newly renovated and expanded library. We are looking for someone who is energetic, organized, loves video games, is excited about working with patrons of all ages and is in touch with current popular culture and trends. Strong technology skills are a must, as is the ability to provide assistance both one-on-one and through classroom instruction.
This librarian must be eager to accept the challenge of developing teen programs and services. The job includes planning and conducting programs for teens and adults, and working at our Information Desks. Typical desk duties are answering ready reference and readers' advisory questions, providing computer support/troubleshooting, and basic circulation functions.
Candidates must have, or be working towards, a Master's degree in Library Science or Information Science from an ALA-accredited college or university. Preference will be given to candidates with a background in technology; those who have previous work experience with and who possess the ability to relate to teens and young adults are strongly encouraged to apply.
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to:
Villa Park Public Library
305 S. Ardmore Avenue
Villa Park, IL 60181
Phone: No phone calls, please.
Fax: (630) 834-0489