Research/Technology Assistant - Join our great Library!


Mount Prospect Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Part time approximately 23 hours including weekend rotation
$16.96 per hour

Do you love learning about the latest technologies, apps and devices? Do you enjoy working with the public?

Mount Prospect Public Library is searching for a tech-savvy, customer-service oriented individual to join our Research Services desk staff. The Research/Technology assistant will be responsible for providing a wide range of service to our patron community including ready reference, and assistance with computers/library equipment/personal devices. In addition, the successful candidate will assist with technology programming, 3D printing and digital media equipment.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required. Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop especially) and Apple computers/devices preferred. The flexibility to work additional hours to assist with patron programs would be appreciated.


BENEFITS: Part of the total compensation package includes paid time off benefits (I.e., vacation and sick leave). Retirement savings options include participation in the IMRF pension plan.

Schedule (approximately 23 hours including weekend rotation):
Monday, Tuesday, and Friday 1 pm to 5 pm
Wednesday 1 pm to 9 pm
Weekends in rotation: Saturday 10 am to 6 pm, Sunday noon to 6 pm (approximately every 4th to 5th weekend)

The Mount Prospect Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

email resume and cover letter to:

Application Contact: 
Human Resources
Apply To: 
Mount Prospect Public Library
10 S. Emerson
MOUNT PROSPECT , IL 60056 42° 3' 56.3652" N, 87° 56' 9.834" W