Librarian III -- Community Engagement

Lincoln Library, The Public Library of Springfield, Illinois

public library

Application Deadline

Apply By Feb 17th, 2019

Wages

Not Specified

Location

Springfield, IL

Hours

37.50

MLS

Required

Minimum Education

Master's Degree

Library Experience

Required

Supervisory Experience

Required

Type of Library

Public

This job is more than 3 weeks old or the application deadline has passed.

Job Description

LIBRARIAN III – Community Engagement

Lincoln Library, The Public Library of Springfield, Illinois

Apply by February 17, 2019. Apply to: http://www.springfield.il.us

The Lincoln Library is seeking an individual to coordinate and manage the Library’s community presence. Develop connections with individuals and local organizations to promote library expertise and resources. Assume responsibility for external and internal public relations and marketing of library services and programs. Work with donors and the Friends of Lincoln Library. Research and identify grant opportunities for the library, write grant proposals, ensure all terms of the grants are fulfilled, and handle grant reporting requirements. Assist in various fundraising activities, and research other additional funding opportunities. Help plan and prepare for special library projects.

This position requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to a Master's degree in Library and Information Science; three years professional library experience with one year supervisory experience; one year experience in informal writing, research and dissemination; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with grants and/or fundraising is desired. Project management experience is preferred. Weekend and evening work hours are required.

Current employees (where applicable) and persons hired or rehired after 1-1-17 shall maintain their bona fide residence within the corporate limits of the city during all periods of service. Newly hired or rehired employees have 12 months from date of hire to establish city residency.

 Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience

Apply to:

http://www.springfield.il.us

FINAL DATE TO APPLY: FEBRUARY 17, 2019 AT 11:00 PM CST

APPLICATIONS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

IF ASSISTANCE IN APPLYING IS REQUIRED, PLEASE NOTIFY THE OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES AT 217-789-2446.

Office of Human Resources
City of Springfield, Illinois
300 South 7th Street, Room 309
Springfield, IL 62701
Phone: 217-789-2246

Email: cityofspringfieldofficeofhumanresources@cwlp.com

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER M-F-D-V

HR Info

IF ASSISTANCE IN APPLYING IS REQUIRED, PLEASE NOTIFY THE OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES AT 217-789-2446.

Email: cityofspringfieldofficeofhumanresources@cwlp.com

Apply to:

http://www.springfield.il.us

FINAL DATE TO APPLY: FEBRUARY 17, 2019 AT 11:00 PM CST

APPLICATIONS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

IF ASSISTANCE IN APPLYING IS REQUIRED, PLEASE NOTIFY THE OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES AT 217-789-2446.

Office of Human Resources
City of Springfield, Illinois
300 South 7th Street, Room 309
Springfield, IL 62701
Phone: 217-789-2246

Email: cityofspringfieldofficeofhumanresources@cwlp.com

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER M-F-D-V

Posted Jan 22, 2019