Job Opportunities

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Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Empty book drops and check-in materials
  • Shelve library materials and file newspapers and magazines in proper sequence
  • Shelf-read and rearrange materials on shelves to ensure that they are in order
  • Dust books and shift and balance shelves and files when necessary
  • Perform related work as required

Necessary Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Some knowledge of general library practice or ability to acquire such knowledge
  • Ability to learn the operation of simple office and library equipment
  • Ability to follow simple oral and written instructions
  • Good physical condition and ability to perform moderate lifting without adverse physical effect

Qualifications for Employment:

  • Attendance at, and a good academic record in high school or comparable/higher institution of learning
  • Or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Hours: 10-12 per week, including evenings and weekends.  Additional hours may be available on as needed basis.

Beginning salary: $8.25/hr. 

To apply: submit a resume and the names and contact information of three references to or download an application here.

Review of applications continues until position is filled.


If you are interested in becoming a Library volunteer, please fill out our application and return it to the library or submit the completed form to

198 S. Main, Glen Carbon, IL 62034 | Phone (618) 288-1212 | Fax (618) 288-1205
Hours: Mon-Thurs 9-8 | Fri-Sat 9-5 | Sun 1-5 (Sep - May)

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