Job Openings

Part-time Circulation Shelver

Are you passionate about providing excellent customer service to the community? Are you enthusiastic about working with a friendly and collaborative staff? Do you embrace advances in technology? If so, come join our team. 

Downers Grove Public Library is seeking a friendly, enthusiastic shelver for our customer centric Circulation team. Shelvers monitor the automatic materials sorter, shelve materials, and keep materials in order. In addition, shelvers help support the department by performing closing procedures and other tasks as needed. 

We are looking for candidates who have the ability to:

  • file alphabetically and numerically accurately
  • do detail work accurately
  • prioritize and multitask in a detailed environment
  • walk and stand for extended periods
  • lift materials and push carts loaded with books
  • adapt well to technological changes

This position is a year-round, part-time position averaging 15 hours per week. The hours are: Mondays and Wednesdays, 5-9; Fridays, 1-5; two Saturday shifts per month; and one Sunday shift per month. The salary is $10.20 per hour.

Anyone interested in this position should submit an application to Nancy Poch, Circulation Services Supervisor, npoch@dglibrary.org, by Tuesday, May 9. Application forms are available at the Circulation Service Desk or here.

 

Part-time Circulation Clerk

Are you passionate about providing excellent customer service to the community?  Are you enthusiastic about working with a friendly and collaborative staff? Do you embrace advances in technology? If so, come join our team. 

Downers Grove Public Library is seeking a friendly, enthusiastic Circulation Clerk for our customer centric Circulation team. We are looking for candidates who:

  • have a friendly personality and provide great customer service
  • are able to communicate well to customers and staff
  • prioritize, multitask, and perform accurately in a detailed environment
  • are able to physically move heavy materials
  • are proactive in problem solving
  • enthusiastically adapt to technological changes

This year-round part-time position averages 15 hours per week. The salary is $12 per hour.

Hours for this position are Mondays, 1-5; Thursdays, 5-9; Fridays, 9-1; two Saturday shifts per month; and one Sunday shift per month.

Email application to Christine Lees, Circulation Services Manager, Downers Grove Public Library, clees@dglibrary.org by Monday, May 1. Application forms are available at the circulation service desk or here.

The Downers Grove Public Library is an equal opportunity employer. 

The library accepts completed job applications at any time. Download the PDF by right clicking the link and selecting save as. Email the completed form to kvabalaitis@dglibrary.org in the Administration Office. Applications will be kept on file for six months.