Current Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment at Lake Villa District Library. LVDL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and invites interested and qualified individuals to apply for open positions. Applications and resumes are accepted for posted positions only.


Facility Manager – Full-Time

It’s an exciting time at LVDL as we look forward to moving into a new state of the art facility in the near future.  LVDL is seeking an enthusiastic, experienced full-time Facility Manager to join our team.  The Facility Manager will oversee all aspects of the general maintenance, safety and security of the facility and grounds of the library, and directly supervise the maintenance team and cleaning service.


  • Monitors and maintains the daily operation and maintenance of facility and grounds
  • Directly supervises maintenance team and cleaning service
  • Performs and oversees routine daily cleaning tasks of facility
  • Serves on 24 hour on-call for all facility related emergencies, including alarms
  • Schedules, performs, and oversees all preventative maintenance and routine inspections
  • Oversees and performs exterior maintenance tasks such as landscaping and snow removal
  • Ensures facility and grounds meet safety and security requirements
  • Manages inventory and ordering of all maintenance supplies and equipment
  • Coordinates and supervises work of external maintenance contractors

Full job description


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 3-5 years maintenance and custodial experience preferred
  • Minimum two years supervisory experience preferred
  • Ability to be “on call” to respond to emergencies 24/7
  • Mechanical aptitude and knowledge of various building trades
  • Experience using various maintenance tools and equipment
  • Computer skills
  • Valid driver’s license, proper vehicle insurance and access to transportation
  • Ability to work daytime, evening and weekend hours

Physical Requirements:

Position Details

Status: Full-Time, Exempt (40 hours per week)

Schedule: Regular weekday hours, evening and weekend availability is required

Salary: $45,000/yr. BOQ, plus benefits

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume and completed application to:

Julie Binkley – Administrative Services Coordinator

Lake Villa District Library, 1001 E. Grand Ave. Lake Villa, IL  60046 or email submissions to

Deadline to Apply: April 8, 2019 or until position is filled


Printable Application

To submit the printable application, email a completed copy to or return a hard copy to the library. (Applications can also be found at the Circulation desk)

Fillable PDF Application

To submit the fillable application electronically, please download the PDF to your computer, fill in the fields, and submit to