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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.

KIDS’ Library  Department Head (Full-time)

The Elmhurst Public Library is seeking an innovative, creative, well organized manager with exemplary customer service skills and a passion for service to children.  The successful candidate will not only serve as a leader for the department, but will also have the skills necessary to assist staff in reaching their full potential.

Salary:  $65,000 per year plus excellent benefits

Library Page (Welcome Desk) Part Time 

Elmhurst Public Library enriches life in Elmhurst by providing opportunities to connect, create, and explore. The Circulation Department is looking for a friendly, outgoing and organized individual to perform a mixture of public service and tasks related to the organization of material. This staff member will primarily greet and direct patrons, creating a welcoming environment to visitors entering the Library.  Applicants for this position should enjoy working with the public, be able to demonstrate good attention to detail, and exhibit flexibility in performing a variety of tasks.

Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday 9-1pm

Pay: $9.77 per hour

Library Page, Circulation Dept.  Part Time (1)

15 hours/week, 4 days/week: Weekday & Saturday mornings

Pay: $9.77 per hour

Are you detail-orientated? Do you enjoy a variety? The Circulation Department is looking for energetic individuals with good organizational skills who enjoy performing a wide range of duties. The responsibilities will include, but are not limited to shelving materials in the adult section, answering and directing incoming phone calls, greeting patrons at our Welcome Desk, as well as sorting returned items and emptying the book-drops. Other duties may require light data entry.

Library Page, Circulation Dept.  Part Time (2)

15 hours/week, 5 days/week: Weekday evenings and Sunday afternoons

Pay: $9.77 per hour

Are you detail-orientated? Do you enjoy a variety? The Circulation Department is looking for energetic individuals with good organizational skills who enjoy performing a wide range of duties. The responsibilities will include, but are not limited to shelving materials in the adult section, answering and directing incoming phone calls, greeting patrons at our Welcome Desk, as well as sorting returned items and emptying the book-drops. Other duties may require light data entry.

 

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.