Elmhurst Public Library
Library Type: Public Library
County: DuPage
 Part Time
Hours: 15 hours per week – all positions include a weekend shift • These are year-round positions – no seasonal positions are currently available
Salary: $9.77 hourly

Are you detail-orientated? Do your enjoy variety? The Circulation Department is seeking energetic individuals with good organizational skills who enjoy performing a wide range of duties. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, sorting and re-shelving library materials, answering and directing incoming phone calls, greeting patrons at our Welcome Desk, emptying book-drops, and may include data entry.


  • Good communication skills and a commitment to provide great customer service
  • Must be able to follow detailed instructions and work efficiently with minimal supervision
  • A high level of accuracy when filing both alphabetically and numerically with decimals
  • Ability to master the operation of telephone equipment
  • Ability to bend, lift, carry and grip individual books that may weigh up to 10 lbs
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Weekend availability


  • Understanding of the Dewey Decimal System
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Customer service experience

To Apply

Application Deadline:
Open until filled
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