Employment @ TPPL

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Employment Opportunities at the Library
The Library accepts employment applications for posted positions only.

Why work at the Tinley Park Public Library?

The library serves the communities of Tinley Park and Orland Hills, combined population 63,852, from a beautiful 58,700 sq. ft. facility just a commuter train ride away from the city of Chicago. We strive to provide excellent, customer-focused service to achieve our mission of providing materials, programs, and services that suit the cultural, educational, informational and recreational needs of our patrons.


Shelver – Part Time

Job Description:

This part-time position shelves materials in both Adult and Youth Services under the co-supervision of the Adult Reference Manager and the Young Adult Librarian. Requires the ability to bend and stoop and to move a cart loaded with up to 100lbs. of books and other materials.

The successful candidate will be able to work independently or as part of a team and will be able to concentrate and pay attention to detail. Must have the ability to read, write, and speak English. The Tinley Park Public Library serves both the communities of Tinley Park and Orland Hills, with a combined population of 63,852 residents.

Job Hours:

Part-time, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00a.m. – 1:00p.m. One consecutive Saturday (9:00a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) and Sunday (11:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) per month.


Sixteen years of age with one year of high school education or equivalent.


$8.61 per hour

Applications accepted until June 29, 2016 at 3:00p.m.

Please an application to:

Robin Lauren, Adult Reference Manager
Tinley Park Public Library
7851 Timber Drive
Tinley Park, Illinois 60477

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