Jobs at the library

When available, current library job openings will be listed in the paragraph(s) below along with a link to the full job description and job application. Unsolicited applications and/or resumes will not be kept on file.

Download and print a DPPL job application and then submit one of the following ways:

  1. Mail:  Carol Kidd, Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood St., Des Plaines IL 60016
  2. Scan and email:  jobs@dppl.org  
  3. Fax:  847-827-7974

The Des Plaines Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.

Part-time Reference Librarian

The Des Plaines Public Library has an open position for a part-time Reference Librarian. This job requires both using and instructing patrons on computers, emerging technologies, print and electronic resources and social media platforms. 

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