Jobs at the Mount Prospect Public Library

About the application process

Applications are available at the Registration Desk. Please submit applications to Human Resources. Mount Prospect Public Library, 10 S. Emerson Street, Mount Prospect, IL 60056 or e-mail resume and cover letter to

Employment is contingent on background check.

Page/Shelver – Collection Management

Part-time Page positions available. Major responsibility is shelving library materials. Required to pass a skills exercise on the alphabetical and numerical arrangement of library materials. High school diploma or student. $9.65 per hour. These are year-round positions. Legally, applicants must be 16 or older to work past 7 pm (schedule 5). Please indicate which schedule(s) you are interested in:

Schedule # 10 (Average hours per week: 8)
Week A:
Tuesday   4 pm to 7 pm
Thursday   4 pm to 7 pm
Saturday   9 am to 1 pm
Week B:
Tuesday   4 pm to 7 pm
Thursday   4 pm to 7 pm

Schedule # 5 (Average hours per week: 7)
Tuesday   6 pm to 9 pm
Every other weekend:
Saturday   1 pm to 5 pm
Sunday   1 pm to 5 pm

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