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:
- Mail: Carol Kidd, Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood St., Des Plaines IL 60016
- Scan and email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Fax: 847-827-4161
The Des Plaines Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.
This internship has proven to be a great start for those interested in LIS, Early Childhood, or other related fields. You will experience working with preschool-age children, performing storytimes, and playing a pivotal role in a library’s outreach team. The successful candidate will perform exciting storytimes for children ages 2-5 at their preschool, and encourage the children to visit the library. The intern will also facilitate a book borrowing program through the school.
This internship runs September 25 – November 17, 2017, for 8 weeks, 22.5 hrs/week, Monday-Friday, 9:15 a.m.–2:15 p.m. with a half-hour unpaid lunch break. The eight-week internship includes one week of training.