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Trenton Public Library

Trenton Public Library’s Board of Trustees is seeking a new Library Director who has the ability to work with the board, patrons, and local organizations to provide quality services and programs for the community. Responsibilities include planning, directing, and supervising all aspects of library services, facilities, and activities. Applications will be taken until position is filled.

Posted: September 7th, 2017
Park Ridge Public Library

The Board of Trustees of Park Ridge Public Library seeks a visionary leader to serve as its next Library Director. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to move the library forward and reinvigorate its role in the community.

The City of Park Ridge is located in the north suburbs of Chicago, an easy commute to both the Loop and O’Hare Airport. This is a lively and engaged community that enjoys an active business district, plentiful cultural attractions and entertainment options, and excellent schools. 

Posted: September 7th, 2017
Freeport Public Library

The Board of Trustees of Freeport Public Library seeks a Library Director who will lead the library with passion and enthusiasm.

The City of Freeport is located in north central Illinois, within an easy drive from several major urban centers including Madison, Wisconsin; Dubuque, Iowa; and Rockford, Illinois. Home to more than 25,000 people, the city has a diverse business economy plus a big commitment to remaining a vibrant and relevant place to live, work, and play. The beautiful library is located in the center of the city and is vital to the life of the community.

Posted: September 7th, 2017
Waukegan Public Library

The Board of Trustees of Waukegan Public Library seeks a strong and dedicated leader to serve as Library Director.

The City of Waukegan is a very diverse community of about 89,000 people, located midway between Chicago and Milwaukee. The library plays a huge role in the community, including coordinating literacy efforts for all of Lake County, IL. Among its numerous awards, Waukegan Public Library won a 2013 National Medal from the Institute of Museum and Library Services in recognition of its impact on the community.

Posted: September 7th, 2017
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
Deadline To Submit Resume: Friday,  September 8, 2017 by 5:00 PM CST.


Posted: August 25th, 2017
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