Join Our Team

View our current job openings, read our Staff Culture Statement and learn more about the Library.

The Ela Area Public Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin.

At the Ela Area Public Library District we,

  • Foster one another’s strengths and passions to better serve our community
  • Maintain open and positive communication
  • Work with joy and make room for fun
  • Encourage enthusiastic collaboration for world-class experiences
  • Create new points of discovery
  • Model learning to empower our community
  • Uphold our standards of service
  • Surprise and delight our public
  • Help and support one another with kindness and thoughtful leadership
  • Embrace and empower people of all cultures and differing abilities

Job Postings

Graphic Artist

The Ela Area Public Library District, a five-star library located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago in the community of Lake Zurich, seeks a detail oriented, creative part-time Graphic Artist to join a fast-paced library environment.

Children's Department Page

Do you like detail work and enjoy a sense of satisfaction when everything is in its proper place? Join our Children's Department team to help maintain the organization and appearance of our collections.

Technical Services Assistant

The Ela Area Public Library is seeking a collaborative, self-motivated applicant with exceptional organizational skills.