Employment Opportunities at Morton Library

Youth Services Assistant 

Morton Public Library is seeking a creative, enthusiastic, and book-loving person who enjoys working with children for a full-time Youth Services Assistant position. In this position, you will assist with the needs of the Youth Services department, including after school programs, helping patrons find materials, selecting materials and assisting with projects. Strong technology and organizational skills are a plus.

34-40 hours per week. Hours are a mix of daytime and evenings and include one Saturday per month. Pay range begins at $12.50 per hour DOQ. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Youth Services Assistant Job Description

For best consideration, apply by September 13, 2019 (open until filled). To apply, please submit a cover letter and Employment Applicationto jobs@mortonlibrary.org


Check Out Desk Clerk

Looking for a fast-paced job where you can multi-task? Does a position requiring attention to detail and the use of a computer appeal to you? If your answer is yes, then we’ve got the job for you. The Morton Public Library has a part time opening at our check out desk.

You will be responsible for greeting patrons, answering phone calls, checking in materials, and locating and processing items on hold. The selected candidate will be expected to handle all aspects of patron services in a team atmosphere at our Check out desk.  Excellent customer service / people skills are a must.  The ideal applicant will have patience, a desire to help others, and the ability to ask for assistance as needed. Customer service and/or library work experience a plus. This position is 12 hours per week that includes a 2 afternoons, 1 evening and one Saturday per month. The starting pay is $9.25 per hour. 

Qualifications: High school graduate, some college preferred, customer service or library work experience preferred

For best consideration please apply by Friday, August 23 (open until filled)

To apply, please fill out an Employment Application and email to jobs@mortonlibrary.org


Volunteer Opportunities

Please call the library at 309/263-2200 for any volunteer opportunities at this time.