Job Title: Library Associate
Part Time
18 hours per week; schedule includes day, evening and weekend hours
$16.42 per hour
Position Description: 

If you love interacting with people of all ages, we have a great opportunity for you! We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with excellent communication and customer service skills to join our versatile, cross-trained team at our Rakow Branch facility. The mix of responsibilies for this position includes an emphasis on planning and presenting creative children and family programs, providing basic readers’ advisory and reference assistance to children, teens and adults, and assisting customers with computer applications, eReaders and other mobile devices. The successful individual in this position will be an empathetic team player who makes customers feel at home.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree and experience working with children in a group settings. Knowledge and experience with basic computer and mobile device applications. Previous library and customer service experience preferred. Bilingual English/Spanish language skills, a plus.

Please submit an Employment Application, cover letter AND resume to: Gail Borden Public Library, C/o Human Resources, 270 N. Grove Avenue, Elgin, IL 60120 or e-mail to The Employment Application is available on the library’s website,

DeadlineApr 18, 2016
Application Contact: Human Resources
Apply To: 
Gail Borden Public Library

270 N. Grove Avenue

Elgin, IL 60120

Phone: 847-742-2411
Fax: 847-742-0485