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IHLS - Carbondale Part-time Driver

Illinois Heartland Library System is seeking a customer service driven delivery driver for our Carbondale hub location. This position is vital in providing exceptional service to the library communities that we serve. The position is part time scheduled to work less than 20 hours a week.

Day Shift: Day hours would be around 5:30am-1pm (Paid at $15/hourly). May be required to fill in for employees on an occasional basis at night. If night shift is worked a 15% shift differential will be added to the hourly rate. 

Posted: August 9th, 2022
Illinois Heartland Library System – Edwardsville, Illinois

Illinois Heartland Library System (IHLS) is looking for a Delivery & Facilities Director to oversee the delivery of materials for more than 520 libraries throughout central and southern Illinois, as well as the facilities at our three hub locations.  The successful applicant will provide leadership to their team and serve on the Leadership Team. A very specific relationship exists with the agencies involved with delivery throughout the state of Illinois.  There is also collaborative work with professional organizations throughout the state and on a national level.

Posted: July 29th, 2022
Nokomis Public Library

The Nokomis Public Library serves a township of 2,736 people, and is looking for a Library director/trainee.  

Posted: July 26th, 2022
Caseyville Public Library District

The Caseyville Public Library District seeks an energetic, flexible, courteous and diligent individual to join the library staff in providing excellent library services to the Caseyville community.

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Posted: July 26th, 2022
Allerton Public Library District

Allerton Public Library District in Monticello is seeking a part-time Library Clerk to work approximately 10-12 hours a week, mainly evenings and week-ends and possibly during the week depending on staffing needs.  The Library Clerk performs a variety of tasks related to the circulation desk including check in/check out of materials, answering the phone, assisting patrons, and shelving library materials.

Posted: July 26th, 2022
Lincoln City Libraries (NE)

The City of Lincoln, Nebraska seeks a passionate leader to become the next Director of Lincoln City Libraries. The Libraries serve the City of Lincoln and Lancaster County from eight locations and a bookmobile and operate with a $12 million budget. The seven-member board of trustees is appointed by the Lincoln City Council and is committed to ensuring the Libraries provide literacy, learning, and literature to residents.

Posted: July 26th, 2022
CARLI - University of Illinois

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Posted: July 26th, 2022
Nokomis Public Library

Lead Library position for a small town in central Illinois. The Nokomis Public Library serves a township of 2,736 people.

Posted: July 26th, 2022
Gilman-Danforth District Library

Located between Champaign and Kankakee, the Gilman-Danforth District Library serves approximately  3,000 people in two townships in East Central Illinois with an annual budget of $200.000.  The full time library director (40 hours a week) supervises 1 full time Assistant Director, 4 part time Library Assistants, and 1 part time Clerical staff member. 

Posted: July 26th, 2022
Maryville Community Library

Maryville Community Library is seeking candidates for a Full-Time Circulation Specialist. The Circulation Specialist will be expected to perform all daily administrative duties associated with library services. Duties include, but are not limited to, assisting patrons in person, over the phone and online, running reports, creating and maintaining files, basic research, operation of various office equipment. The ideal candidate will also assist with library programs for all ages. They will bring a dedicated work ethic and a desire to join a great team of coworkers looking to grow the Maryville Community Library.

Posted: July 5th, 2022
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