Full Time or Part Time: Part Time
Hours: Approximately 8 hours per week. Schedule includes Mondays, Wednesdays, and a weekend rotation of 2-3 hours/day. Hours are flexible.
Salary: $8.50 hourly

The Glencoe Library children’s department seeks a detail oriented individual to shelve and organize library materials. This position also performs miscellaneous tasks including tidying, shelf-reading, and searching for materials. High School students are encouraged to apply.


  • Shelves and retrieves library materials
  • Maintains collections in their proper location and sequence
  • Ensures shelves and public areas are neat and tidy
  • Performs inventory checks and searches for lost, missing, or overdue materials
  • Answers directional questions and directs patrons to service desks for assistance
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Minimum 16 years of age
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to sort and file alphabetically, numerically, and chronologically

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequent walking, standing, moving, bending, stooping, and reaching
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Pushing and pulling fully loaded book carts as needed
  • Lifting up to 40 lbs
  • Vision for near and far

To Apply

Application Deadline:
Date below
Deadline Date:
Monday, March 6, 2017
Application Note:

Please submit a letter of application and resume via email. No phone calls, please.

Application Contact:
Ann Finstad, Head of Children’s Services
Apply To:
Glencoe Public Library

320 Park Avenue

Glencoe , IL 60022