Director | Colona District Public Library

Posted on Sep 16, 2020

The Board of Trustees of the Colona District Public Library is looking for an ethical, forward-thinking, innovative and energetic Director. Colona is located in the Quad City area of Illinois, Moline and Rock Island are the largest cities near Colona. The Library serves 6,649 people in the Colona Library District. The Library also serve patrons in surrounding communities. The library currently employs 7 part-time employees.


The director is responsible for planning, directing and evaluating library programs and services. The director manages the budget and all aspects of the Library’s finances. The director oversees the building, equipment and systems. Knowledge of applicable laws and rules pertaining to public libraries is necessary. Proficiency in technology and electronic resources is necessary. The director must have strong communication skills, as well as interpersonal and supervisory skills. Library experience and a Library Science degree are preferred.


The position is full-time, exempt with an annual salary of $35,000 - $43,000 commensurate with experience. The Library offers participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund.


Colona District Public Library
911 First St.
Colona, IL 61241-9750
United States

How to apply

Please email your cover letter, résumé, 3 professional references and any questions to the library at until the position is filled.

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