Jobs at the Mount Prospect Public Library

MPPL is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Mount Prospect Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

About the application process

Applications are available at the Registration Desk. You may also download a printable/fillable PDF application here. 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.

Maintenance Technician

Part Time position
Hours: 12 per week average

Under the guidance of the Building Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Technician is responsible for the upkeep of the Library building and property. Repair of equipment, building and grounds maintenance and some janitorial/housekeeping. Also included with this job is meeting room setup and assisting with building security.

The Mount Prospect Public Library has many benefits to offer including a respectful and inclusive environment.  Feel like part of our team right away: participate in our virtual all-staff meetings every week to be in the know and have your voice heard. Our library also encourages continuous learning with a budget that funds staff development through seminars, and supports employees continuing their formal education with our tuition reimbursement program.

QUALIFICATIONS: Position requires ability to perform medium to heavy work. High school diploma. Some previous work experience in maintenance.

SALARY: $19 – $22 per hour (The final offer may be within this range based on competencies, experience, and internal equity)

BENEFITS: Our part-time staff are eligible for paid holidays and a paid ‘birthday’ holiday.

Sunday 11 am to 7 pm
Monday   5 pm to 10 pm

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