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  • Library Director

    Chester Public Library

  • Library/Organization Address

    733 State Street
    Chester , Illinois 62233
  • Employment Type


  • Hourly Wage/Salary Range

    Starting Salary of $34,000 a year, negotiable based on experience

  • About the Organization

    Chester Public Library is a municipal public library serving a population of approximately 6,814
  • Job Description and Responsibilities

    Serves as administrator of all library and library related activities and services in accordance with policies established by the Library Board of Trustees. Areas of management include financial administration, personnel administration, planning, development and supervision of services and facilities, and community and interlibrary relations. Responsible for the interpretation of goals, objectives, and policies of the library in light of changing community needs, and to initiate changes in library functions to meet these needs. Shall ultimately be responsible for all functions and services of the library.
  • Minimum Requirements to Apply

    Preferred Master's Degree in Library Science or other related degree and/or willingness to actively participate in continuing education opportunities each year
  • Benefits Offered

    Health insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Life insurance, Retirement plan, Flexible schedule, Paid time off

  • Position Start Date

    New Director to begin working with existing Director as soon as possible
  • How to Apply

    Submit - Cover letter, resume, and references to
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