Job and Volunteer Openings

Job Openings

Part-Time Circulation Clerk

Are you passionate about providing excellent customer service to the community? Are you enthusiastic about working with a friendly and collaborative staff? Do you embrace advances in technology? If so, come join our team.  

Downers Grove Public Library is seeking a friendly, enthusiastic Circulation Clerk for our customer-centric Circulation team. We are looking for candidates who:

  • have a friendly personality and provide great customer service

  • are able to communicate well to customers and staff

  • prioritize, multitask, and perform accurately in a detailed environment

  • are able to physically move heavy materials

  • are proactive in problem-solving

  • enthusiastically adapt to technological changes

This year-round part-time position averages 16 hours per week. The salary is $12 per hour.

Hours for this position are Tuesdays, 1-5; Wednesdays, 9-1; Thursdays, 5-9; and includes Saturday and Sunday rotations of four-hour shifts.

Email application to Christine Lees, Circulation Services Manager, Downers Grove Public Library, clees@dglibrary.org by Wednesday, August 28th.  Application forms are available at the Circulation service desk or on our website at dglibrary.org.

 

 

The Downers Grove Public Library is an equal opportunity employer. The Downers Grove Public Library always accepts applications to be kept on file, found here.

You can submit the application two ways: 

  • Download the PDF by right clicking the link and selecting save as. Email the completed form to kvabalaitis@dglibrary.org.
  • Print the form and turn it in to the Administration office. 

Call (630) 960-1200 with questions. 


Volunteer Opportunities

The library accepts volunteer applications, which are kept on file for six months. There are a limited number of volunteer positions available and when an opening occurs, the applications in the file are checked for appropriate candidates to be interviewed for the position.

You can submit the application two ways: 

  • Download the PDF by right clicking the link and selecting save as. Email the completed form to kvabalaitis@dglibrary.org.
  • Print the form and turn it in to the Administration office. 

Call (630) 960-1200 with questions. 

Here are other volunteer opportunities in the community:

All for Good

Giving DuPage

Literacy DuPage

Village of Downers Grove Volunteer Program

Volunteer Match