Fiction Librarian – Fiction/AV/Teen Department

The Mount Prospect Public Library is seeking a highly service-oriented and organized reader for the full-time position of Fiction Librarian in the Fiction/AV/Teen Department. This position coordinates Library-sponsored book discussion groups, acts as discussion leader, and organizes resources for other groups and discussion leaders. In cooperation with the Assistant Department Head for Collection and Advisory Services, this position functions as lead selector for the adult fiction collection and coordinates other adult fiction selectors. Other duties include advisory resource creation and staffing a public desk providing popular materials services for both adults and teens. The successful candidate will be flexible and able to work well with others. Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited library school required. Public Service experience in a public library required. Experience with collection development a plus. Schedule: Full-time. 37.5 hours per week. Day hours Monday through Friday with one evening shift and participation in Friday and weekend rotations. Schedule subject to change if need arises. Annual salary is $46,300. Benefits and IMRF.

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