Library Associate - Eastgate Branch


Algonquin Area Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
25 hours/week; day, evening, and weekend hours
Starts at $17.75/hour depending on qualifications and experience

Responsibilities for this position include greeting patrons and maintaining a friendly, welcoming environment, registering patrons for library cards and assisting with patron records, checking materials in and out, providing basic reference and readers' advisory assistance, helping patrons with various forms of technology, promoting library services, managing meeting and study room reservations, shelving materials and maintaining shelf order in assigned areas, and serving in a rotation as a Person in Charge.

Benefits include dental insurance, IMRF retirement plan, and a paid time off plan.

Bachelor's degree or LTA
Demonstrated interest and skill in serving older adults and/or school aged children, a plus
Previous experience in a customer service position or library position is preferred

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Monday, May 10, 2021
Application Note: 

Priority consideration will be given to applications received before May 10, 2021.

Visit to download and print out our general application. Please send application and cover letter or resume to Theresa Therens, Administrative Assistant:

∙ Via email at OR

∙ Via U.S. mail at Algonquin Area Public Library, 2600 Harnish Drive, Algonquin, IL 60102

No phone calls, please. The Algonquin Area Public Library District is an equal opportunity, equal access employer.

Application Contact: 
Theresa Therens
Apply To: 
Algonquin Area Public Library District
2600 Harnish Drive
Algonquin , IL 60102
Phone: 847-458-6060
Fax: 847-458-9370
42° 9' 43.6968" N, 88° 20' 46.212" W