Part-time Associate Librarian (20 hours per week)

The McHenry Public Library District is seeking an individual with excellent communication and customer service skills to join our Youth Services Department team. This position provides assistance to our patrons by staffing the Questions Desk. The position performs a variety of tasks that includes: providing material reference, readers’ advisory, technology instruction and collection management. This position requires evening hours and weekend hours: Mon-Wed (4-9pm) and the 2nd & 3rd weekend of every month (Sat: 9am-5pm & Sun: Noon-4pm)


Qualifications include:

  • Associate degree or LTA certificate required (or equiv. work experience)
  • Knowledge of children’s literature required.
  • Must have basic computer and internet search skills.
  • Previous library experience interacting with preschool through 12th grade children required.

Salary and benefits:

  • The salary range for this position is approx. $13.00-15.00 per hour.
  • Paid time off and retirement savings is included in the benefits provided.


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