Employment

Assistant Director 
The Mississippi Valley Library District (MVLD) seeks a full-time, committed, and experienced Assistant Director to assist in the overall professional administration of the MVLD. The ideal candidate will be able to work and communicate effectively with library staff and community members, manage multiple concurrent tasks, and provide the highest level of service to the Collinsville and Fairmont City communities.

Hours:
Full-time schedule is 40 hours per week. Day, evening, and weekend hours required as needed.
Additional weekly hours required as needed.

Qualifications & Experience:
The ideal candidate will have a high school degree or equivalent; a Library Technical Assistant (LTA)
certification or a Library Support Staff Certification (LSSC); the ability to speak, write, and read in English;
basic computer skills; and five years of library experience in increasingly supervisory roles and/or
equivalent. An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience will be considered.

Salary & Benefits:
This position will be paid an annual salary starting at $50,000 DOQ. The position is also enrolled in the
MVLD’s Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) pension. Health and dental insurance provided. Paid
vacation, sick, and personal leave accrued. Optional supplemental health and liability insurance
available. This is a full-time, salaried, FLSA exempt position.

Full Job Description

How to Apply:
Please submit a resume, cover letter, and at least two references’ contact information to:
Kyla Waltermire
Executive Director, Mississippi Valley Library District
kylaw@mvld.org
408 West Main Street, Collinsville, IL 62234

Applications will be accepted by email and/or mail. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis
until the position is filled.



Library Clerk
The Mississippi Valley Library District (MVLD) seeks a part-time Library Clerk to provide excellent customer service for Library visitors. The ideal candidate has strong interpersonal skills, is able to work with some independence, and provides a high level of service to the Collinsville and Fairmont City communities.

Hours:
Part-time schedule is approximately 18-19 hours pers week and no more than 1,000 hours
per year. Day, evening, and weekend hours required as needed.

Qualifications & Experience:
A high school diploma or equivalent is preferred, but not required. Being bilingual in English
and Spanish is preferred, but not required.

Salary & Benefits:
This position will be paid at an hourly wage beginning at $13.00/hour. Paid sick leave is
available after two weeks of employment and paid vacation is available after one year of
employment. This is a part-time, hourly-waged, FLSA non-exempt position.

Full Job Description

How to Apply:
Please submit a resume to:
Kyla Waltermire
Executive Director, Mississippi Valley Library District
kylaw@mvld.org
408 West Main Street, Collinsville, IL 62234

Applications will be accepted by email and/or mail. Applications will be reviewed on an
ongoing basis until the position is filled.



Employment opportunities will be listed as available.