Job Openings

Library Director

The director search is underway. If you have questions about the search, contact Jobeth at or (816) 803-7087.


Part-Time Adult & Teen Services Librarian

We are looking for a friendly, enthusiastic librarian to be the newest member of the Adult & Teen Services Department. Candidates for this position must have good communication skills, excellent computer skills, experience downloading digital materials on a variety of devices, and the ability to deal with the pressures of public service work in a busy environment.

Responsibilities include providing reference and readers’ advisory services to adults and teens, collection development, and community outreach. This position requires good organizational skills, knowledge of adult and teen literature, and the ability to work independently.

This 26 hour per week position includes daytime, evening, and weekend work. Benefits include IMRF and vacation time and sick leave. Starting salary is $23.59 per hour. This part-time position requires an ALA accredited MLS.

Email resume and cover letter by Thursday, May 5, 2016 to Nicole Wilhelms, Adult & Teen Services Manager, Downers Grove Public Library,

The library is an equal opportunity employer.


Downers Grove Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.

The library accepts completed job applications at any time. Download the PDF by right clicking the link and selecting save as. Email the completed form to in the Administration Office. Applications will be kept on file for six months.