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Job Title:  Shelver

FT/PT:  Part-time Position
Hours/Schedule:    12-15 hours per week – weekday afternoons and evenings: Saturdays and Sundays
Hourly Rate:  $8.25 per hour

Position Description: 
The Bartlett Public Library has a position open in our Circulation Department. This position will be responsible for providing correct shelving and handling of all materials within the Library.



  • Perform alphanumeric sorting and filing tasks
  • Arrange returned material on book carts and re-shelves in library stacks in proper order
  • Assist in maintaining book stacks by shelving, facing, shelf reading, etc.
  • Retrieve Hold requests
  • Manage items on Missing status


  • Ability to alphabetize material and follow shelving guidelines
  • Basic computer skills
  • Good customer service skills
  • Ability to interact positively and effectively with patrons and co-workers of all backgrounds
  • Ability to work independently with limited direct supervision

This position is frequently required to stand and employee must be able to bend and stretch to move book carts up to 25 lbs and shelve materials.


Applications accepted:

In Person
Bartlett Public Library District
800 South Bartlett Road
Bartlett, IL 60103


Email resume and cover letter to:


Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Positions available September, 2014


Equal Opportunity Employer





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Directions to the Library
800 S. Bartlett Road, Bartlett, IL 60103
Main Phone: (630) 837-2855
Adult Services: (630) 837-3560
Youth & Teen: (630) 837-3348

Library Hours:
Monday -Thursday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday & Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: Noon - 5:00 pm


The Library will be closed Monday, August 25.

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