Adult Services Librarian

Library

Employer/Library: 
Green Hills Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Cook

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
24 hours per week; shifts will include days and evenings in addition to a weekend rotation. Open availability a plus.
Salary: 
$19.18-$23.97 per hour; offers are made within this range based on competencies and experience.

Would you consider yourself a resourceful individual? Are you looking for the opportunity to work with the public and contribute to meeting the needs of adult members of our community? The Green Hills Public Library District is seeking an enthusiastic and knowledgeable Librarian to join the Adult Services Department.

This position assists patrons and performs a variety of tasks at our busy Adult Services Desk, which includes but is not limited to: reference service, readers advisory, collection development and maintenance, material displays, and other marketing materials to promote resources and collections. Adjacent to the desk is a bank of computers, where Librarians are responsible for assisting patrons with various technology-related inquiries. In addition, Adult Services Librarians may participate in programming and outreach efforts of the Department.

Our ideal candidate demonstrates knowledge of collection development principles, is proficient with technology, provides excellent customer service, is detail-oriented, and can successfully work independently in a fast-paced environment.

Review the job description to learn more about this position.

Benefits:

  • Generous paid time off including holidays, vacation, and sick leave
  • Membership in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
  • Continuing education opportunities

Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited program.
  • Minimum one year of experience in a library; public library experience with adults preferred.
  • Fluency in Arabic, Polish, or Spanish a plus.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Please submit resume along with the Green Hills Public Library District employment application, which can be found at greenhillslibrary.org/about/employment. No phone calls, please. Applications and resumes may be submitted in-person or emailed to HR@greenhillslibrary.org.

The Green Hills Public Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants for all positions are subject to a background check.

Application Contact: 
Human Resources
Apply To: 
Green Hills Public Library District
10331 Interlochen Drive
Palos Hills , IL 60465
Phone: 708-598-8446
Fax: 708-598-0856
41° 42' 11.8044" N, 87° 49' 55.974" W
Illinois