Current Posted and Pooled Vacancies

Current Posted Vacancies

Graduate Library Internship at The Urbana Free Library

Are you a friendly, energetic and creative person who enjoys helping people and enriching their lives? The Urbana Free Library is looking for eager, optimistic students who want to add real life public library experience to their studies. We have been serving our community for over 140 years – we have a rich history and a bright future, and we would like you to join our library team!

The Urbana Free Library is offering one hourly position as Graduate Library Intern, with a focus on children’s services in our Adult and Youth Services Department. This position is for an outstanding student specializing in public library services at a graduate school of Library and Information Science and is designed to give the student a wide range of experience in library services. Interns may qualify for a one-semester tuition waiver at the iSchool at Illinois. Full position announcement and job description view online or download PDF

For full consideration submit your application by 11:59 p.m. (CST) Thursday, April 20, 2017.

The Urbana Free Library Job Application, Hourly and Part-time Employee (PDF)

 

Hourly Archives Assistant at The Urbana Free Library

Do you have an interest in local history and genealogy? The Champaign County Historical Archives has an opening for an Hourly Archives Assistant. The Archives Assistant provides reference service and retrieves archival records for patrons; processes archival and other Library materials; participates in outreach and programming; provides excellent customer service, and carries out other duties as assigned. For full position announcement and job description view online or download PDF

For full consideration submit your application by 11:59 p.m. (CST) Thursday, April 20, 2017.

The Urbana Free Library Job Application, Hourly and Part-time Employee (PDF)


Current Pooled Vacancies

Now accepting applications for an hourly Shelver / Barista position.

The Shelver / Barista routinely shelves books and other materials, retrieves items to fill requests, keeps the material in proper order, empties the book returns, moves books and furniture, runs errands, and performs other basic tasks related to the library collections. Also, works in the library cafe. Full position announcement and job description: view online or download (PDF)

The Urbana Free Library Job Application, Hourly and Part-time Employee (PDF)

 

Now accepting applications for an hourly Circulation Clerk position.

The Circulation Clerk issues library cards, checks materials in and out, and performs other duties at the Circulation Desk. Duties demand extensive public interaction, and the clerk must continually present a positive and friendly image while handling many tasks at once in a busy, automated environment. Full position announcement and job description: view online or download (PDF)

The Urbana Free Library Job Application, Hourly and Part-time Employee (PDF)