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Temporary Part-time Reference Librarian - Millikin University

Millikin University is seeking qualified applicants for the position a Temporary Part-time Reference Librarian.  Specific responsibilities include providing professional level reference desk/research services to faculty, staff, students and community members; performing circulation functions as needed; and other duties as assigned.  You may view a complete position description and qualifications at www.millikin.edu/employment.   

Applicants should complete an online application at www.millikin.edu/employment. Please attach a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references with your application. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment and first day of work is contingent upon successful completion of background check. Millikin University is an equal opportunity employer

Instructional Services Coordinator & Research/Instruction Librarian - Millikin University

Millikin University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Instruction Services Coordinator & Research/Instruction Librarian at the Assistant Professor or Instructor rank (not tenure track).   This position will coordinate and assess the library’s active research instruction program, as well as share reference service, classroom teaching, and collection development responsibilities with the other librarians.  With the Library Director, the librarians collaborate in long and short range planning and overall management of all Staley Library services.  Please see a detailed position description and qualifications http://www.millikin.edu/staley/faculty/job_descriptions/Pages/instructserv_lib.aspx

Applicants should complete an online application at www.millikin.edu/employment. Please attach a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references with your application.  Review of applications will begin October 22nd and continue until the position is filled.  Employment and first day of work is contingent upon successful completion of a background check and all final appointments are contingent on final funding approval.  Millikin University is an equal opportunity employer.

Technical Services Manager - Bloomington Public Library

Title: Technical Services Manager
Department: Technical Services
Application Deadline: October 14, 2012
Pay Range: $56,500+, depending on qualifications

Hours: Full time (38 hours per week), to include mornings, afternoons, and occasional nights and weekends

Overview:  This position serves on the Library’s management team to help establish goals, objectives, and strategies for improved library service.  Position manages the Technical Services Department, planning, organizing, implementing, and monitoring all aspects of Technical Services to meet the goals of the department and library and satisfy the needs of the community and library customers.  Reports to the Director.

Projects Administrator (Director of User Experience & Learning Environments) - Chicago Public Library

The position of Projects Administrator (Director of User Experience and Learning Environments) for the Chicago Public Library is open for application on the City of Chicago's job application website.

Please see the attached file for more information.

Application instructions may be found at www.cityofchicago.org/careers .

The closing date for this position is October 8, 2012. 

If you have any questions regarding the application process, you may contact the Department of Human Resources at 312.744.4976.

Part-time Maintenance & Custodial Associate - Six Mile Regional Library District (Granite City)

The Maintenance & Custodial Associate works twenty hours a week, primarily nights and weekends at the Delmar Avenue location.  Benefits include participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund,  paid holidays, sick leave, and vacation.  Qualifications include three to five years maintenance and custodial experience.

Click here to view the full job description.

To apply, please return a completed application to the Delmar Avenue building:

Six Mile Regional Library District
2001 Delmar Avenue
Granite City, Illinois 62040

Phone: (618) 452-6238

Lead Mentor - Project Next Generation

Position Description:
Joliet Public Library is looking for a part-time person to act as lead for our after-school technology program, Project Next Generation. This is a federal funded grant aimed at teens in grades 6 -8. Schedule would be Monday & Wednesday from 3:00 – 5:00pm for 6-8 weeks starting in mid/late October and prep time as needed up to 48 hours.

The Lead Mentor will be responsible for developing and implementing lesson plans involving computers, computer software, digital cameras, and other technologies as needed. Candidate should be knowledgeable with technology and software, especially those pertaining to photography; well organized; and have two years or more experience working with teens. Resumes should be sent to Andrea Sowers (asowers@jolietlibrary.org) by October 1, 2012.

Assistant Director - Morris Area Public Library District

The Morris Area Public Library, which proudly serves the community of Morris, Illinois, is seeking an experienced individual to assist in the overall professional administration of the library.

Duties: Assists Library Director with annual budget and other financial responsibilities. Assists with completion of annual reports and grant applications.  Coordinates staff training.  Assists with supervising and evaluating staff.  Participates in automated catalog consortium user groups and committees.  Represents the library through participation in community organizations and events.  Oversees the ongoing maintenance of library premises.  Performs other duties as assigned.

Collection Development and Access Librarian - Illinois Valley Community College

Illinois Valley Community College, located in North Central Illinois, seeks a Collection Development and Access Librarian whose primary responsibilities will include providing leadership in the management of library resources. The ideal candidate for this position will provide service to the students, faculty and staff; facilitate access to print and electronic resources through implementation of conventional and emerging means; and guide all collection development and technical service functions. 

Requirements include Master’s Degree in an ALA accredited Library Science program with teaching or training experience required.  Supervisory experience is preferred.

Anticipated salary range for this position is $38,000 to $43,000 per year.  Application deadline is October 1, 2012.  Feel free to contact IVCC’s Human Resources at 815/224-0426 if you have any questions.

Detailed information about the position, College, and application process can be found at http://www.ivcc.edu/hr.

 

Circulation Clerk - Argenta-Oreana Public Library

Job Duties:

  • Perform circulation functions (checking items in and out, placing holds, renewing materials, etc.)
  • Shelve materials
  • Troubleshoot minor public computer problems
  • Assist patrons with minor computer questions
  • Other duties as assigned

Library Director - Woodstock Public Library

Woodstock Public Library seeks a passionate and visionary leader to serve as Library Director.

Please visit www.johnkeister.com/library/woodstock for details.

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