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Job Openings

Peru Public Library is currently seeking applicants for a part-time opening as our Programming Librarian. This position will work closely with teens, local schools, organizations, and presenters. It will require a variety of day, evening, and weekend work as well as circulation, and tech skills.

Application for employment

Programming Librarian

Send applications to perulibrary@perulibrary.org or Peru Public Library at 1409 11th St, Peru, Illinois 61354, Attn: Director. Applications and job descriptions are available from the library’s website and at the library. The Peru Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications are accepted until the position(s) are filled.

The Peru Public Library District serves a population of 9,800, with nearly 3,000 active patrons. Situated at the intersection of Interstate 80 and 39, Peru is an hour from the Quad Cities, Rockford, Bloomington/Normal, Peoria, and the Chicago suburbs. Peru boasts a robust school district and a growing business market, with new subdivisions being developed.