Library Closed – Reopening Dates

Due to the extended Governor’s stay-at-home order, all Palatine Public Library District facilities are currently closed.
 

All Library facilities will be closed on Saturday, July 4 for Independence Day. There will be no curbside pickup on July 4.

Reopening dates with limited hours and services: North Hoffman Branch opens June 29; Rand Road Branch open June 30; Main Library opens July 6. Curbside Pickup service is available. Watch website and social media for updates.

Jobs

Thank you for your interest in joining our team. The Library provides equal employment opportunities without regard to sex, race, color, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, religion, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, military or veteran status, genetic information, order of protection status, or any other characteristic that is protected under applicable law.

 

We are currently seeking applicants for the positions listed below.

Apply

Download and complete the application form.  After downloading the application form, you must go to your downloaded files, open it in Adobe Acrobat, complete it and then save it in Adobe Acrobat.   

Send your resume, cover letter, and application by email or post to:

Human Resources 
Palatine Public Library District
700 N. North Court
Palatine, IL 60067
employment@palatinelibrary.org

Current Openings

Collection Services Manager
Posted:  June 30, 2020
Full Time Position

 

Security Monitor
Posted:  June 30, 2020
Part Time Position

 

Circulation Associate
Posted:  April 7, 2020
Part Time Position

 

Library Associate II - Popular Materials Department
Posted:  March 12, 2020
Part Time Position - 25.0 hours per week

 

Technology Associate
Posted:  March 6, 2020
Part Time Position - 20.0 hours/week

 

Substitute Library Associate, Various Departments
Posted:  January 30, 2020
Part Time Position - hours vary, approximately 8.0 hours per month

 

Our Culture

The staff of Palatine Library sincerely cares about our community, our patrons, and each other.

  • We're Welcoming – We greet each other and the public with a smile. We know many of our patrons by name and we enjoy connecting with them.
  • We’re a Team – Each staff member is a valuable contributor. We work well together and jump in where needed to keep our Library thriving.
  • We're About People – Every day we look forward to serving our diverse community.  We are inspired by listening to each other and our patrons.
  • We’re Family – We may not be related, but we treat everyone who walks through our door like family. Palatine Library is a home-away-from-home and a safe haven for all.
  • We Love Questions – Just ask us! We will do our best to find the answer and provide reliable information.
  • We're Resourceful – Equipped with centuries of collective experience, we go above and beyond to make the most of what we have.
  • We Have Fun – A playful spirit infuses our work. We love to laugh and make others smile.