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St. Louis Public Library

St. Louis Public Library is seeking a Director of Neighborhood Services to join our team. Our ideal candidate is someone who is innovative and engaged to help us move forward with our primary mission as a customer-centered public library providing vital services to the people of St. Louis. The Director of Neighborhood Services is experienced, enthusiastic, and able to facilitate collaboration across multiple departments to present consistently high service to the citizens of St. Louis; the successful candidate will be a skilled team-builder and possess the ability to blend traditional and leading-edge library services in an environment of continuous improvement and evolution. The role requires decision-making with regard to strategic direction, policy, and overall customer experience.

Posted: June 15th, 2021
St. Louis Public Library

St. Louis Public Library is seeking a Regional Manager with leadership and management experience to join our administrative team. This position will play a critical role in shaping the future of the library. Our ideal candidate is someone who is innovative and engaged to help us move forward with our primary mission as a customer-centered public library providing vital services to the people of St. Louis. This position provides direct supervision of staff at Carpenter Library, a large regional branch located on South Grand, as well as two branch managers at neighborhood locations and the staff of our downtown mini-branch.  The role requires high-level decision-making in regards to customer service, staffing, quality programming, and effective outreach.

Posted: June 15th, 2021
Mt. Zion District Library

The Mt. Zion District Library is seeking a creative, enthusiastic, and energetice team member to lead our Youth Services department.  The ideal candidate enjoys providing engaging programs, keeps up with current trends, and is dedicated to customer service. Responsibilities include collection development, readers' advisory, technology assistance, community outreach, and creation of library displays.

Posted: June 15th, 2021
Champaign Public Library

Love vibrant and busy libraries? Like working with younger teens? We're seeking outgoing and detail-oriented people to join the Champaign Public Library's customer service team. As a Teen Programming Page, you will work in a fast-paced and beautiful library, joining staff who are passionate about providing excellent service. Team members are responsible for assisting with teen programs. If you enjoy variety at work while providing outstanding customer service, we’re looking for you!

Posted: June 15th, 2021

Illinois Heartland Library System (IHLS) is currently seeking a part time Human Resources Assistant to join our team. We are seeking a customer service driven individual who enjoys working with people. Must be willing to problem solve and be able to handle confidential information while maintaining a high level of professionalism. This position will perform a variety of administrative tasks for the HR Department, and assist in the administration of the benefit plans.

Minimum Education and Experience:

Posted: June 7th, 2021
Illinois Heartland Library System (Carbondale, Champaign, or Edwardsville)

Illinois Heartland Library System (IHLS) is looking for a Membership Coordinator to support our school member libraries. Here at IHLS you can make a difference in hundreds of libraries across Southern Illinois. Our mission is to support member libraries of all types in providing quality library services. IHLS facilitates access to shared resources, advocates for libraries, promotes innovation and develops community partnerships.

Posted: May 17th, 2021
Chillicothe Public Library District

This position is responsible for Technical Service duties that involve elementary cataloging, maintaining administrative records and files, complex clerical and typing work which requires good knowledge, skill and ability of all library technical support functions.

Posted: May 13th, 2021
Illinois State University's Milner Library

Illinois State University's Milner Library seeks a non-tenure-track Nursing Librarian.  Reporting to the Head of the Science, Health Science, and Technology Subject Group in the Public Services unit, the Nursing Librarian will serve as the library liaison and embedded librarian to the Mennonite College of Nursing, which offers curricular programs ranging from undergraduate through doctoral.

Posted: May 13th, 2021
Old Bridge Public Library (New Jersey)

The Old Bridge Public Library seeks a forward-thinking and energetic leader to serve as Director. Old Bridge, located in central New Jersey, is known for its diverse and highly educated population, excellent schools, beautiful parks, and easy access to all the cultural, historic, and entertainment opportunities both in New Jersey and New York City.

Posted: May 13th, 2021
St. Louis Public Library

St. Louis Public Library seeks a creative and collaborative library professional to serve as the History and Languages Librarian at Central Library in downtown St. Louis. Our ideal candidate is someone who is enthusiastic, patient, and committed to providing excellent customer service.

Posted: May 4th, 2021
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