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Youth Services Librarian - Mahomet PLD

Mahomet Public Library District serves Mahomet Township (population 12,600) and is located 10 miles west of Champaign-Urbana.  We are seeking an energetic, enthusiastic and creative individual to serve as our Youth Services Librarian.

Page/Sorter - IHLS Champaign Office

The Page/Sorter is a part-time position working less than 1,000 hours a year. The primary role of the Page/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.

Cataloging Assistant II (Part-Time/corrected) - IHLS (openings in Champaign & DuQuoin)

The Cataloging Assistant II performs copy cataloging based on current standards, performs database maintenance and may assists in providing training. The Cataloging Assistant II assists in providing inventory support for new SHARE members and assists in resolving cataloging problems and maintaining the online catalog.

Web Developer and User Interface Specialist - UIUC

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks a collaborative and experienced professional to join the University Library’s Web Team.  Working in the Library Information Technology unit under the direction of the Technical Architect for Web Content, the Web Developer and User Interface Specialist will develop and maintain data-driven and user-centered web pages and related internet applications.   The Web Developer and User Interface Specialist will initially focus on the re-design of the general Library website but may also collaborate with other Library units and groups that maintain web pages; and will contribute to the Library’s evolving user experience (UX) program.

Courier Driver - IHLS (Du Quoin office)

If you want to work PT, enjoy driving a van, & can provide excellent customer service, Illinois Heartland Library System's Du Quoin office has the job for you.  Work about 2 days/week delivering to area libraries.  Must have a valid driver’s license, with ability to lift 40 lbs.  Obtain application at the Du Quoin office.

Courier Driver - IHLS (Champaign Office)

If you want to work PT, enjoy driving a van, & can provide excellent customer service, the  Champaign Office of the Illinois Heartland Library System has the job for you.  Work about 2 days/week sorting materials & delivering to  libraries. Must have a valid driver’s license, with repetitive lifting of 40 lbs tubs. $9.99/hr. Obtain application @ 1704 W. Interstate Dr, Champaign. Applications must be received by close of business Sep 29, 2014.

Staff Accountant - IHLS (Edwardsville)

The Staff Accountant (Accounts Receivable) position manages Illinois Heartland Library System’s Fiduciary Grant, OCLC – Online Computer Library Center awarded by Illinois State Library and performs all aspects of account receivable. This position is 100% funded by the OCLC Grant.

Library Director - Crab Orchard Public Library District

The Crab Orchard Public Library District in Crab Orchard, Illinois, is seeking a professional, enthusiastic and creative leader to serve as our new director.

The library serves a population of 7,408 residents in the eastern third of Williamson County, Illinois, with a staff of three (3) part-time employees, besides the director, and a collection of about 17,000 items with an emphasis on technology services. The library offers educational programs and other resources to residents of the district, which includes one complete school district and part of two other school districts in our service area. There is potential for expansion of services.

Technology Manager - Wood River Public Library

Wood River Public Library is currently seeking an innovative, self-motivated, enthusiastic Technology Manager. This part time position averages 18 hours per week, with required evening and weekend hours.

Responsibilities -

  • maintenance and upkeep of all Library technology, including  hardware, software, and networking for 13 patron-use computers, 6 staff computers, and 2 dedicated catalog computers.
  • Instructing the public on basic computer skills, using e-readers, and other technology
  • Informing staff of changes to Library technology
  • Maintaining Library's website and social media accounts
  • Maintaining the Library's small network

Library Specialist (part-time) - UIS

The library at the University of Illinois at Springfield seeks a part-time Library Specialist.

Under the direction of the Director of Library Technical Services and Information Systems, catalogs and classifies monographs, serials and electronic resources using local online cataloging interfaces.

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