Youth Services Librarian II


Bloomingdale Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Part-Time, 25 hours a week, non-exempt position, IMRF qualified, includes vacation. Includes day, evening, and rotating weekend hours.
$22.00 per hour

Position Description:

The Bloomingdale Public Library is seeking qualified applicants for a part-time Youth Services Librarian. The ideal candidate will be creative, detail-oriented, tech savvy, a self-starter with great customer service skills and knowledgeable of the trends in the youth literature and literacy.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Youth Services Desk duties, including readers' advisory
  • Collection development of youth material
  • Creating, preparing, and performing storytimes along with other youth programming
  • Outreach services to schools, and other community partners
  • Participate in library special events
  • Other duties as assigned


  • ALA-accredited MLS/MLIS
  • Minimum 2 year experience in Youth Services or comparable business/organization
  • Knowledge of reference and readers' advisory practices
  • Understanding of current and emerging technology trends
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks while meeting deadlines
  • An ability to communicate effectively and provide outstanding customer service

Position re-posted: January 13, 2022

Position posted: December 15, 2021

Deadline: Until filled.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Contact: 
Please email cover letter, resume, and three references to: Katie Richert Youth Services Department Head Bloomingdale Public Library 101 Fairfield Way Bloomingdale, IL 60108
Apply To: 
Bloomingdale Public Library
101 Fairfield Way
Bloomingdale , IL 60108
Phone: 6305293120
Fax: 6305293243
41° 56' 56.2848" N, 88° 4' 44.976" W