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Jobs at Elmhurst Public Library

Elmhurst Public Library is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected status or characteristic. The Library complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Persons needing accommodations in the application or interview process should notify the HR Manager. Nothing in this site constitutes a promise or offer of employment.

Children’s Program Coordinator (Full Time)

Elmhurst Public Library enriches the life of Elmhurst by providing opportunities to connect, create, and explore. The Kids’ Library of Elmhurst Public Library is seeking a librarian to coordinate and develop childrens’ programming for Elmhurst children, from birth through eighth grade, that will inspire children and families to pursue a love of reading, explore interests, access information, engage with technology, connect with others, create, and innovate. This full-time Kids’ Library team member will provide professional-level reference and readers’ advisory service to children and their caregivers, will maintain areas of the department materials collection, and will contribute to developing avenues of service based on community needs. If you are a creative thinker, superior presenter, enthusiastic reader, team builder, and skillful organizer, apply to join our Kids’ Library team.

Salary: $49,959.00 yearly. Plus excellent benefits: Medical, dental and vision; 4 weeks accrued vacation per year; 12 sick days per year; 4 personal days per year; Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund pension (IMRF).

Hours: Full time (37.5 hours per week). Includes evening hours and weekend hours in rotation.

Janitor Assistant (Part Time)

The Elmhurst Public Library is seeking an energetic, detail-orientated individual to assist with the general maintenance of building & grounds and perform other tasks as needed.

HOURLY RATE:  $10.50

HOURS: 12 per week

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 4:00 – 700 p.m. Plus occasional week-ends.


About us: Prepare to be amazed! Elmhurst Public Library enriches life in Elmhurst by providing opportunities to connect, create, and explore. EPL provides the support, resources, and environment for Elmhurst patrons to: pursue a love of reading; access information; explore interests; engage with technology; connect with others; and create and innovate. Elmhurst Public Library is the place for discovery at the heart of the community.