Jobs Category: Fiction/Audiovisual/Teen Services

Temporary Public Service Desk Staff – Fiction/AV/Teen Department

Mount Prospect Public Library is seeking individuals to work the public service desk of the Fiction/AV/Teen Department providing popular library service to adults and teens. This is a temporary opening to start immediately. Current experience working library public service desk in area of popular materials preferred. MLS required, new graduates welcome. Hourly pay $19.22.

Position beginning immediately and ending June 10, 2017.

Three shifts available, with flexibility to others a plus:
Tuesday   1 pm to 5 pm
Tuesday   5 pm to 9 pm
Wednesday   1 pm to 5 pm
Occasional weekend availability

Readers Advisory Assistant – Fiction/AV/Teen Department

Part time Readers’ Advisory Assistant position available for an enthusiastic person who loves books and other pop culture and likes to talk about them. The job involves staffing a busy popular materials service desk serving both adults and teens. In addition it includes responsibilities for: book selection, creating advisory lists and displays, and facilitating book discussions. This position requires excellent interpersonal skills, writing and speaking skills, skill with working as part of a team, and contemporary technology skills. Bachelor’s Degree is required. $14.65 per hour.

Schedule:
Monday 10 am to 2 pm
Tuesday 10 am to 2 pm
Thursday 5 pm to 9 pm (every other week)
Friday 10 am to 2 pm
Some rotating weekend hours

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