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Job Opportunities

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The River Forest Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please download our job application here.

Adult & Teen Services Librarian

Deadline for Applications: Open until filled

Description: The Adult & Teen Services Librarian provides support to the Adult & Teen Services department by planning and delivering innovative library programs, coordinating home delivery services, assisting with the development of the library’s collections, and providing reference, readers’ advisory, and technology assistance to library patrons. This position will work collaboratively with other library departments and community to plan and implement services primarily for adults, and other patrons as needed. Read more about the position here.

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, Sunday-Saturday hours with regular rotation. Must be able to work evenings and weekends. Non-exempt, Full-Time

Salary Range: $19.22-$24.03/hr

Contact Information: Please email a cover letter and resume to No phone calls please.

Shannon Gruber, Adult & Teen Services Manager, 735 Lathrop Ave, River Forest IL  60305

Materials Services Assistant II (2 positions available)

Deadline for Applications: Open until filled

Description: We are seeking a positive, customer service oriented person to join our Library team in our busy Materials Services Department. Read more about the positions here.

Hours: Part Time, 12-16 hours per week.  

Ability to work desired schedule: 

Salary: $13.00/HR

Contact Information: Please email a resume and cover letter in PDF format to No phone calls please.    

Victoria Muraiti, Materials Services Manager, 735 Lathrop, River Forest, IL 60305