Job Opportunities

Permanent Youth Services Clerk Substitute

Position description: Seeking applicants available to work weekdays, evenings and weekends as a substitute in the Youth Services Department, substituting for permanent staff members when they request days off. A YS Clerk should have enthusiasm for and knowledge of children’s literature and enjoy working with children and teens from birth through high school. Clerks help patrons find items or specific information, locate items and information through computer searches, and answer phones. Candidates should have strong customer service skills, technical proficiency in computers, and working knowledge of Millennium Circulation and SWAN catalogue system searching.

Qualifications: LTA or equivalent experience.

Salary: $10 per hour.

Apply to Library Director Robert J. Lifka by fax at (708) 447-0869, by e-mail at; or by U.S. Mail at 2400 S. Des Plaines Avenue, North Riverside, Illinois 60546.

Applications for employment at the North Riverside Public Library are available at the Circulation Desk during regular library hours. Application forms must be completed by all applicants and returned to the Circulation Desk.

When a vacancy occurs, it is advertised in the Library and on the Library website. In addition, our application files are checked for qualified candidates. The applicants whose qualifications and experience best match those needed for the position will be contacted.

All applications remain in the active file for six months and will be considered for vacancies that occur within that time. An applicant whose application has been on file for six months may call the Director and request that the application remain active for another six months.

The North Riverside Public Library extends equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons in all occupations and all levels of occupation without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, age or disability except in cases of bona fide occupational qualifications. The North Riverside Public Library does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities.