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Job Title:

Adult Services Assistant

Job Post ID:


Posted Until:





Channahon, Minooka


All Shift


Part Time


Administrative / Office

Job Description:

Under the supervision of the Adult Services Librarian, the Adult Services Assistant is responsible for a variety of tasks in support of the Adult Services Department. Duties include assisting patrons with reference and reader’s advisory, providing technology assistance, assisting with preparation of materials for programs, assisting in weeding the adult collection and conducting programs as assigned.

Job Requirements:

The job requires an LTA or high school diploma plus relevant experience, previous library experience preferred. Basic knowledge of Adult Services practices, procedures and technologies, along with basic knowledge of genres.
Ability to conduct patron interviews, ability to deal courteously and diplomatically with patrons and colleagues, ability to take initiative and use good judgment in making decisions and referring questions. Ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and orally, remain calm in difficult situations, and ability to follow tasks to completion. Basic computer and keyboarding skills, ability to bend, stoop, lift and carry items up to twenty pounds.
Ability to use general office equipment


This is a part-time position that offers paid time off relative to the number of hours worked per week, and IMRF retirement benefits. Paid holidays if the holiday falls on a regularly scheduled work day.

Company Information

Three Rivers Public Library District

Application Instructions:

Email resume and completed application to