Careers at VCPL

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Are you ready to work in a dynamic environment that values inclusiveness and respect for others? We can’t wait to meet you. Check out our available positions below.

Division Director: Director of Public Services

Job Overview

Do you like making a difference in your community?
At VCPL, we’re committed to the empowerment of our community by providing services that generate change, transform lives, and create an environment of opportunity. We’re also dedicated to supporting diversity and inclusiveness in our community and in the workplace.
Do you want to work for an employer who genuinely cares about you, values your talent, and offers you a sense of purpose?
At VCPL, our employees are at the heart of our success and we recognize that. VCPL offers an engaging and motivating work environment, a creative and supportive team of managers and co-workers, excellent benefits and retirement package, and a rewarding and worthwhile employment experience.
Do you want to live in a community rich in history with a bright future?
VCPL is situated in the beautiful arts corridor of historic downtown Terre Haute, Indiana, and serves a population of 108,000 in Vigo County. VCPL is a cornerstone in our community – where collaboration, enthusiasm, and the desire to provide opportunity for strong families generates a better tomorrow for everyone.
We’re seeking a dynamic individual to join our Admin Team. Does this describe you?
• You’re creative, flexible, and open to new ideas with the ability to apply strategic thinking.
• You have the ability to represent and promote VCPL ideals, programs, and services within the library and in various community venues.
• You have experience managing multiple library departments in a progressive environment.
• You have experience and enthusiasm for leading, inspiring, training, and mentoring a large and diverse staff.
• You’re a collaborative team player eager to work with the VCPL Management Team to support library-wide initiatives.
• Of course, you’re organized, efficient, and detail oriented!
• You have the ability to effectively promote and support a positive workplace culture that improves teamwork, models positivity, increases productivity and efficiency, and enhances retention of the workforce.
• You exhibit excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to actively listen and effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
• You’ve completed an ALA accredited Masters in Library Science degree.
• You enjoy the ability to project a fun and professional good sense of humor!

If this describes you, and you’d like to be a part of our successful team, we’d love to hear from you!

To apply, please send the following as attachments to application@vigo.lib.in.us, or include the following with your application submission on www.indeed.com:
• Cover Letter
• Resume
• Three Professional References
• Completed VCPL Application Form (a link to this form is located below)

Application review will continue until the position is filled. Applicants whose qualifications best match the requirements of this position will be contacted for an interview. Click the Job Vacancy Announcement link below for a full description of this position.

At VCPL, we not only work to generate change and transform the lives of our customers but also for the people who work at VCPL. We do this by offering meaningful work and fostering a supportive environment for staff that values diversity, inclusiveness, and provides a worthwhile employment experience.

The Vigo County Public Library provides equal opportunities to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religious belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, ancestry, or veteran status.

The Vigo County Public Library complies with all applicable federal, state, and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every library location.

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