Jobs At The Library
Thank you for your interest in working at the Glen Ellyn Public Library!
Readers’ Advisory Librarian, Adult Department (Full Time)
Description: Are you brimming with enthusiasm, have a determined interest in the future of public libraries and a passion for customer service? At the Glen Ellyn Public Library, our many librarians work together across departments to help each other make things happen. We bend over backwards to make our members happy. We stay current with what is happening in the library world, technology, and Glen Ellyn.
As our Readers’ Advisory Librarian, you will be an avid fiction reader who will embrace our leisure reading community. You will create and oversee programs and services for varied groups of readers both inside and outside the library. You will enjoy meeting the needs of our members by providing reference service on our busy Information Desk using a variety of print and digital resources. You will develop several areas of our collection as well as assist our members with passport applications, technology questions, computer tasks, and our Media Lab. You will have a great sense of humor, an appreciation for the printed word and welcome technological innovation. If you have an inquiring mind, lots of ideas, and a willingness to do what needs to get done, then you need to apply!
Salary: From $20.98 per hour, DOQ.
Hours: Full time, 40 hours per week. Schedule includes one evening per week and weekend days by rotation. Full benefit package.
Requirements: MLS from an ALA accredited program. One year of library experience or professional public contact work preferred.
Application Deadline: March 26, 2018.
Please email resume and cover letter to:
Susan DeRonne, Adult Department Director
400 Duane Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137