Driver - Coal Valley


Reaching Across Illinois Library System
Library Type: 
Other Library
Rock Island

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Monday, Wednesday,Thursday, and Friday 5:00 p.m. am-2:00 a.m. (average 35.00 hours per week)
$14.00 per hour

Special Note: This position includes late night driving (5:00 pm-2:00 am) to Champagne, Illinois. A 15% shift differential will be added to the night shift.

Who we are…..

RAILS is one of two multi-type regional library systems in the state that serve and partner with academic, public, school, and special libraries. We are headquartered in Burr Ridge, IL and have service centers in Bolingbrook, Coal Valley, East Peoria, and Rockford which serve a 27,000 square mile area in northern and western Illinois.

Who we seek……

We are seeking strong team players who can load and unload delivery vehicle with library materials. Deliver library materials and equipment between the RAILS office and member libraries or other designated locations based on a prescribed daily route. Ensure safe and proper lifting and driving practices. This role will also be required to sort library materials alphabetically. The position will drive both box trucks and vans. A CDL is not needed.

The individuals we seek will need to be thorough, accurate, and timely. This individual will also need to be able to exercise initiative, exercise good judgment, and work without close supervision. The individual will also be called upon to back up full-time drivers on occasion.

If you have the following qualifications please read on.

· High school diploma or GED required

· Must have a valid Illinois driver's license with a clean driving record

· Must be 21 years of age or older

· A minimum of 1 year of work experience in a similar role and/or in customer service, preferred

· Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds on a regular basis

· Working knowledge of basic computers, MS Office Suite software preferred; experience using the internet

· Library experience preferred but not required

What we offer…….

We offer a comfortable office working environment, competitive pay, and an excellent benefits package which includes health insurance, retirement plans, flexible spending, and paid time off. Our employees are encouraged to seek out professional development opportunities to keep us on the leading edge in our industry. EOE.

How to join our team……

If you would like to support our member libraries please send a cover letter and resume with Driver – Coal Valley in the subject line to

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Application Note: 

Please submit your resume and cover letter with Driver - Coal Valley in the subject line to:

This position will be based out of the Coal Valley Service Center: 220 West 23rd Avenue, Coal Valley, IL 61240.

Applicant must be 21 years of age or older and must have a valid driver's license.

Application Contact: 
Human Resources Department
Apply To: 
Reaching Across Illinois Library System
125 Tower Drive
Burr Ridge , IL 60527
Fax: 630-734-5060
41° 45' 43.9632" N, 87° 54' 48.5424" W