Facilities Supervisor


Vernon Area Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
37.50 hours/week, Monday - Friday, evenings and weekends as needed
$26.86 - $40.28/hour

Job Description

Works closely with the Head of Circulation to support all facility and grounds-related activities, including maintenance, housekeeping, event setup, asset and inventory control, and safety and security. Collaborates with other library staff as needed and assists in creating a positive environment.

Essential Responsibilities

Oversees work of custodial staff in maintaining building and grounds. Assists with establishing facilities plan to maintain library equipment and systems to ensure proper and efficient working order at all times. Performs duties required to keep the buildings and grounds clean, attractive, and safe. Performs routine repairs and maintenance of library equipment, grounds, and facilities. Coordinates with contractors, manufacturers, and appropriate library staff to make repairs. Monitor and verifies vendor and contractor compliance to agreements and work orders. Maintains asset and inventory supplies, and orders supplies as necessary. Assists in hiring, training, evaluating, and payroll reporting for custodial staff.

Required Experience & Training

High school degree or equivalent; Associate's Degree preferred. Valid driver's license with good driving record. At least two (2) years of successful experience in custodial and building maintenance. Knowledge of basic carpentry, electrical, and plumbing required. Supervisory experience preferred. Ability to meet deadlines and maintain regular attendance. Ability to adapt to a flexible work schedule when needed. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Google apps, and Internet required.

Physical Demands

Frequent bending, stretching, stooping, and kneeling. Ability to reach shelves of various heights. Frequently lifting or moving items up to 75 pounds. Ability to work in all weather conditions.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Friday, March 31, 2017
Application Note: 

A full job description is available upon request. To submit an application and resume, please visit www.vapld.info/home/employment. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For questions, please contact Donna Dunn, Head of HR & Finance, at 224-543-1417 or ddunn@vapld.info.

Application Contact: 
Donna Dunn
Apply To: 
Vernon Area Public Library District
300 Olde Half Day Road
Lincolnshire , IL 60069
Phone: 224-543-1417
Fax: 847-634-8449