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Howell Carnegie District Library

The Board of Trustees of Howell Carnegie District Library (HCDL) seeks a dynamic and visionary leader to serve as Director

Located in southeastern Michigan between Lansing and Ann Arbor, the City of Howell is a charming Midwestern town noted for its picturesque downtown and abundant community spirit. An award-winning expansion of the original Carnegie library positioned HCDL well for the 21st century. The library is located in the heart of the city and plays a significant role in the life of the residents.

Posted: September 7th, 2017
Elkhart Public Library

Elkhart Public Library will be accepting applications and resumes for the following position: Library Assistant- 24 hours per week.

Hours of coverage needed: Tuesday through Friday 9-11am 12-4pm.

Occasional fill in for evenings or Saturdays. Attendance for special programming required (possible evenings and weekends).

Posted: September 5th, 2017
Champaign Public Library

Help create a customer friendly atmosphere in the busy Adult Services Department at the Main Library. Duties include assisting customers of all ages at our public service desks with information and reference questions; helps plan, prepare, and execute programming for teens and adults; assists and instructs customers in their use of library computers, personal electronic devices, and other technologies; prepares displays; and demonstrates library resources; and assists with collection support. Schedule includes daytime, evening and weekend shifts.

Posted: August 28th, 2017
Champaign Public Library

Put your people skills to work in our library, to help ensure the safety and comfort of our customers and staff. Model excellent customer service relating both to patrons and to library staff. The Security Officer will patrol buildings and grounds, at the Champaign Public Library, greeting and assisting customers of all ages, monitoring behavior inside the building and on the grounds, and help to maintain order and a quality experience for all. Possess reliable transportation and be willing to work at the Douglass Branch Library if and when the need arises.

Posted: August 28th, 2017
Bloomington Public Library

The Bloomington Public Library is seeking a Circulation & Outreach Services Manager that values service, encourages innovation, and can lead our busy Circulation/Outreach Department, which includes Circulation, Bookmobile, Deposit Collections, Home Delivery Services, and Community Engagement.

Posted: August 28th, 2017
Illinois Heartland Library System

Courier Drivers are a critical component to the provision of customer service.  These positions sort and deliver books and other library materials to and from member libraries.   Courier Driver services are provided Mondays through Fridays.
**Please note: Must be available to work Mondays and Tuesdays. 

If interested, please submit resume to hr@illinoisheartland.org.
 
Deadline To Submit Resume: Friday,  September 8, 2017 by 5:00 PM CST.

 

Posted: August 25th, 2017
Illinois Heartland Library System

The Sorter is a part-time position.  The primary role of the Sorter is to assist in the daily sorting of books and other library materials transported by IHLS courier drivers.  Other responsibilities include assisting in the preparation of the delivery tubs and bags, shelving IHLS books, delivering library materials to IHLS staff, and performing other clerical duties.

If interested, please submit resume to hr@illinoisheartland.org

Deadline To Submit Resume: Friday,  September 8, 2017 by 5:00 PM CST.

Posted: August 25th, 2017
Illinois Library Association

The Illinois Library Association seeks new leadership to guide the organization toward its future, and collaboratively create a vision for growth and success. The new leader will continue the impactful work to date by this  scally strong Association, particularly in the area of advocacy, while exploring new opportunities to better serve Illinois stakeholders. This opportunity is perfect for a visionary, mission-driven and charismatic leader to join
with this comprehensive and forward-thinking advocacy-focused organization. The current Executive Director is retiring after twenty years of dedicated service. The new Executive Director will report to the Executive Board President and work closely with the entire Board to enact vision and strategy for the Association.

Posted: August 25th, 2017
Danville Public Library

Danville Public Library, located in Danville, Illinois, seeks an Assistant Director to oversee the public services, community engagement, and marketing of the library. We are looking for someone with strong communication, organizational, and collaboration skills. The successful candidate must be people-oriented, customer-service-oriented and passionate about library services. Working with the Director of Outreach, the Assistant Director will be instrumental in marketing library services, including through social media, and will oversee collection development and programming.

Posted: August 22nd, 2017
Booth Library at Eastern Illinois University

12-MONTH, RENEWABLE FACULTY POSITION. Booth Library at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston seeks a librarian to provide quality public service with specific responsibilities in reference, library instruction, collection development and liaison. Position may include supervision of others and may require some night and weekend hours. Qualified candidates must possess demonstrated planning and organizational skills, a public service orientation, and strong communication skills. Candidates must possess an ALA-accredited MLS; second master’s preferred. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with promoting inclusive excellence is required. Proposed starting date is October 1, 2017. Review of applications begins September 11, 2017, and continues until campus interviews are scheduled. Salary: $38,300 minimum annual salary dependent upon qualifications.

Posted: August 22nd, 2017
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