Adult Services Paraprofessional


Lisle Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
37.5 hours per week -- includes evenings and weekends
$17.60 per hour. IMRF, medical benefits and vacation included

Lisle Library's Adult Services Department seeks applicants for a full time (37.5 hour per week) Paraprofessional position. Responsibilities include collection development, assisting adult and teen patrons at two service desks, digital instruction, and providing exceptional reference and readers' advisory service.

This position serves as the LLD's Home Delivery Services Coordinator. The LLD has a thriving Home Delivery program. The successful candidate must be able to provide readers' advisory service to patrons who are unable to visit the Library while maintaining regular, cordial communication with Home Delivery patrons via phone calls. As the Home Delivery program operates on a firm schedule, reliable attendance for this position is expected.

Responsibilities also include the creation and maintenance of Adult Services displays. Excellent understanding of information literacy and extensive knowledge of adult and teen literature required. Experience providing outstanding readers' advisory service preferred.

This position includes regular evening and weekend work.

Bachelor's degree and/or LTA certificate required. At least two years working in a service oriented environment required; public library experience strongly preferred.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Please email a resume and cover letter to Elizabeth Hopkins:

Email correspondence only.

Application Contact: 
Elizabeth Hopkins - Director of Adult Services
Apply To: 
777 Front Street
Lisle , IL 60532 41° 47' 47.1516" N, 88° 4' 0.9948" W