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  • Executive Director

    Warrenville Public Library District

  • Library/Organization Address

    28W751 Stafford Place
    Warrenville, Illinois 60555
  • Employment Type

    Full-time

  • Hourly Wage/Salary Range

    $85,000 - $110,000

  • About the Organization

    The library is known for its friendly staff, supportive board of trustees, and the high level of service it provides to its community. This opportunity is open due to the upcoming retirement for the current Executive Director. Warrenville is located about 31 miles west of Chicago in a region renowned for advanced technology companies, national laboratories, and universities and colleges. The local economy is strong and diverse. Residents enjoy all the amenities of suburban life plus easy access to the Chicago metro region. The library serves about 14,100 people who live in or near the City of Warrenville. The beautiful 28,500 square foot building was remodeled in 2017.
  • Job Description and Responsibilities

    Lead and inspire the staff and the library in a highly professional manner, fostering teamwork and trust
    Ability to act as a consensus builder and work collaboratively with the library board, staff, and community
    A resourceful individual who possesses excellent interpersonal skills and the capacity to embrace creative problem-solving and empower staff to maximize their talents
    Act as an imaginative and confident leader with an approachable, honest, respectful style
  • Minimum Requirements to Apply

    High-level public library managerial and leadership experience including demonstrated financial and planning expertise; Warrenville is an Illinois District type of library.
    Master of Library Science degree from an ALA accredited institution
  • Benefits Offered

  • Position Start Date

  • How to Apply

    Please submit a cover letter, current resume, and three professional references as PDFs to warrenville@johnkeister.com
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