Job Title: Youth Services Associate-(reposted)
Part Time
18-19.5 hours. Tuesday 3-9, Wednesday 3-9, Thursday 3-9,alternating with Saturday 9-5. 1 Sunday/month, 1-5
Salary: MLS $21/hour, Bachelor’s $15.45, Associate’s/LTA $13/hour per our salary schedule
Position Description: 

Do you like working with children from birth through 8th grade? Are you passionate about children’s literature, programming and customer service?  The Alsip-Merrionette Park Public Library District (AMPLD) is seeking an enthusiastic Youth Services Associate to serve our community.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Staffing the Youth Services desk to provide outstanding enthusiastic customer service to our patrons.  This includes reference, readers advisory and assistance with library technology and equipment.  Assists in collection development and maintenance of materials as assigned.  Assists in the development of programs.  All other duties as assigned.


Strong knowledge of children’s literature, popular materials and reference materials in a variety of formats.  Knowledge of reference techniques and digital information retrieval.  Experience working with children.  Ability to develop and implement programs for children birth-8th grade.  Excellent customer service, interpersonal and organizational skills. The ability to use computers and relevant software.   Knowledge of Workflows and Spanish language skills a plus.  Resume and library application to:

Application Contact: Amy Malysa, Youth Services Manager
Apply To: 
Alsip-Merrionette Park Public Library

11960 South Pulaski

Alsip, IL 60803

Phone: 708-371-5666 ext113
Fax: 708-371-5672
Application Deadline: Open until job is filled
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