Material Services Assistant Manager


Poplar Creek Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library
Illinois County: 

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
37.50 hours per week. Full-time-Exempt position. Schedule: Weekdays: 9-5, including one evening shift per week (1-9) and participation in the weekend rotation. Schedules subject to change based on the needs of the Library.
$56,550 annually/$29. per hour

The Poplar Creek Public Library District is looking for customer service oriented candidates with demonstrated cataloging and supervisory experience. The position is responsible for assisting in the management of the Material Services Department while overseeing the acquisition and maintenance of all materials as well as the supervision of designated FT/PT staff.

Job Duties: Oversight of processing/cataloging while maintaining an efficient workflow; Oversight of collection development staff as well as specific collection development responsibilities. May act as interim manager in the absence of direct supervisor. Participation in strategic planning & policy development as needed to enhance the mission and goals of the Library.

Minimum Qualifications: Four-year college/university degree required. ALA accredited MLS or equivalent degree required.

Experience: Knowledge of DDC, LCHS, MARC, RDA, AACR2, with original and copy cataloging experience. Experience with integrated library system(s), computer skills, with supervisory and training experience. Three-years of progressive library experience including previous supervisory experience.

Benefits include: IMRF pension plan, health, dental, vision insurance, paid vacation, sick days, paid holidays.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Monday, August 1, 2022
Application Note: 

Send resume, cover letter and completed PCPLD application to

No phone calls please.

Application Contact: 
Human Resources
Apply To: 
Poplar Creek Public Library District
1405 S. Park Ave.
Streamwood , IL 60107 42° 0' 31.4316" N, 88° 10' 28.164" W