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Posted: August 25th, 2016

The Board of Trustees of the DeKalb Public Library seeks a creative and innovative leader as our next Library Director. The successful candidate will be as excited as we are about our new 40,000 sq. ft. expansion and the renovation of our 19,000 sq. ft. art deco building, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. This project is on target for LEED silver certification. DeKalb Public Library is a municipal library governed by a Board of Trustees. The nine members of the Board are nominated by the Mayor of DeKalb and confirmed by the City Council.

Posted: August 25th, 2016

The Charleston Carnegie Public Library Board is seeking a creative and dynamic leader who will work closely with the Library Board, staff and community to serve the 21,838 people in Charleston. The successful candidate will represent the Library within the community, develop collections, manage the 14 person staff team, and provide strong financial skills to manage the budget. The new Director will also provide vision for the library and should possess a positive, achievement-oriented attitude.

Posted: August 25th, 2016

The Roxana Public Library District is seeking an enthusiastic, customer oriented individual to fill a part time Library Clerk I position. The position requires approximately 6-14 hours of work per week, including evenings and weekends. Applicants must be able to work independently, promote the Roxana Library and all library events, assist patrons with but not limited to; reader’s advisory, technology questions, reference services and excellent customer service.

Posted: August 25th, 2016

The Carbondale Public Library is hiring a Shelver!

Posted: August 25th, 2016

Lincoln Park Zoo seeks a summer intern to assist in the creation of a new, shared digital library to house information on key zoo initiatives. The ideal candidate for this position is a student pursuing a graduate degree in Library and Information Science, and is proficient in Microsoft SharePoint.

Posted: August 25th, 2016

The Operations Relief is responsible for a dual role.  This position fills in when courier drivers are unable to perform their duties due to sickness, vacation or special assignments.  Likewise the Operations Relief is responsible for keeping the buildings in clean and orderly condition and advising management of possible repairs and potential safety issues.

Please send resumes to hr@illinoisheartland.org

Posted: August 25th, 2016

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. 

Please send resumes to hr@illinoisheartland.org

Posted: August 25th, 2016

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 submit resumes to hr@illinoisheartland.org

Posted: August 8th, 2016

Do you enjoy helping people in a challenging, fast-paced environment? The Urbana Free Library has an excellent opportunity to serve as a Circulation Clerk/Information Assistant. 

Posted: August 8th, 2016

Greenville College is seeking a dynamic leader for the position of Dean of the Ruby E. Dare Library at Greenville College, for a 12-month, non-tenure track faculty position. Review of applications will begin September 15, 2016.

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