Head of Information Services

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, exempt. Standard 9am-5pm with one evening per week and occasional weekends.
The Lincolnwood Library has an exciting opportunity for a forward-focused, passionate, and calm leader. If the thought of exploring emerging trends, serving the public, developing collections, interpreting statistics, and managing a team of 6 sounds like your dream job, we want to hear from you!

The Head of Information Services reports to the Director and is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Information Services Department. Additionally, the Head of Information Services serves on the library’s management team, actively participating in strategic planning, problem-solving, policy development, and resource allocation. You will serve as liaison between administration and front-line staff, lead library-wide initiatives, and represent the library in the community and in professional organizations.

The Lincolnwood Library offers a comprehensive benefits package for eligible employees. This includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance coverage. We also have a competitive paid time off plan and a 457(b) retirement plan. MLS from an ALA accredited graduate school is required. Three years professional experience providing library service to adults, with at least two years of supervisory experience preferred.

Deadline Date: Friday, September 11, 2020

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and references via email for consideration to the Director, Josephine Tucci – Email applications and inquiries only.

The Lincolnwood Public Library District is an equal opportunity employer.

Other Jobs

For jobs available at other area libraries, please see the RAILS (Reaching Across Illinois Library System) Library Jobs Board. See also our Career Help and Adult Learning and Job Seeking pages.