Date Posted: 31 January, 2017
Employer/Library: Lake Villa District Library
Library Type: Public Library
County: Lake
Full Time or Part Time: Part Time
Hours: 15 hours/week; weekday schedule will include regular morning and evening hours, plus weekend hours on a rotational basis.
Salary: $12.32/hour

Lake Villa District Library (LVDL) is seeking an enthusiastic and customer-service oriented person to join our Youth Services team! It’s an exciting time at LVDL, as we look forward to moving into a new building in the not-too-distant future.

This part-time Reference Clerk position offers the opportunity to play a vital role in a very busy Youth Services Department. Duties include reference and reader’s advisory; handling registrations; troubleshooting minor equipment problems for patrons; providing important organizational support for Youth programs; and more.

Our ideal candidate will be detail-oriented and self-motivated, with experience in and comfort with Microsoft Office products and other office equipment. Relevant library experience working with youth and an interest in children’s literature is strongly preferred. We’re looking for someone who is flexible and has a strong customer-service orientation … a very healthy sense of humor is a plus!

This position reports to the Head of Youth Services and will collaborate with Youth Services staff as well as staff in other departments.

See for full job description.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Public library experience working with children preferred
  • Access to transportation
Application Deadline: Friday, February 17, 2017
Application Note: Send cover letter, resume and application (available at to
Elisa Gueffier, Head of Youth Services
Lake Villa District Library
1001 E. Grand Ave.
Lake Villa, IL 60046.
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