Adult Services Librarian


White Oak Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
25 hours per week
$20.00 per hour

The White Oak Library District, serving the communities of Crest Hill, Lockport, and Romeoville, Illinois is seeking an energetic, creative, and innovative Adult/Reference librarian to fill a part time position at our Crest Hill Branch Library. This position equals 25 hours per week.

The selected candidate will be expected to work within a team of peers to provide a diverse range of professional library services including planning and presenting library programs, collection development, staffing the reference desk, instructing patrons in the use of electronic and print resources, and a variety of related tasks. Position reports directly to the Adult & Teen Services Supervisor.

Minimum qualifications: Fully completed MLS from an ALA-accredited graduate program. Applicants should have computer experience, including Internet and the use of online databases, and ability to work days, evenings and weekends. Knowledge of the Polaris Database is a plus. Applicants will also be required to travel between our facilities as needed. Salary begins at $20.00 per hour and increases commensurate with performance.

The selected candidate will also undergo a 30 day probationary period, during which time they will be expected to demonstrate certain basic competencies that are considered a minimum requirement for carrying out the duties of this position.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested parties should submit their cover letter and resume to Yumarys Polanco-Miller, Crest Hill Adult & Teen Services Supervisor via e-mail at, or via mail to Yumarys Polanco-Miller, White Oak Library District, 20670 Kubinski Dr., Crest Hill, IL 60403. Applications accepted until this position is filled.

Application Contact: 
Yumarys Polanco-Miller
Apply To: 
White Oak Library District - Crest Hill Branch
20670 City Center Blvd.
Crest Hill , IL 60403
Phone: 815-552-4283
41° 34' 15.798" N, 88° 7' 8.5512" W