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Wood Dale Public Library
520 N. Wood Dale Road
Wood Dale, IL 60191
Phone: 630-766-6762
Fax: 630-766-5715
Email: Contact Us!
Email: Board of Trustees

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Monday - Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Sunday

Wood Dale Public Library District

Job Opportunities

Wood Dale Public Library District (Library District) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.  The Library District complies with applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This Policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Equal Employment Opportunity  (EEO)

Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA)



Executive Library Director

The Wood Dale Public Library District seeks an involved and enthusiastic Executive Director. This position is open due to the retirement of the previous Director.

Wood Dale, located less than 25 miles from Chicago's Loop, is home to about 14,000 residents who enjoy good schools, a strong economic base, abundant cultural and recreational opportunities, and convenient access to major highways, commuter rail, and Chicago's two international airports.

The library just completed a beautiful renovation and expansion project. The staff and board are excited to explore ideas for the enhanced programming and resources that was made possible by the new space.

The Executive Director position is well-suited to someone with the passion and talent to continue leading this library forward as it embraces its vital role in the life of this friendly and supportive community.

Salary $95,000 to $120,000/year, negotiable based on experience and qualifications. The library participates in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF).

Please visit for details and to apply. We welcome inquiries. Interviews will be ongoing until the position is filled. Please apply by January 9, 2023.


Public Services Assistant

Position Details:

Part Time

Hours: Average of 18 hours per week; evenings and weekends a must

Salary: $15.00

If you like meeting a variety of people of all ages, interests, and many cultures, and if you enjoy performing diverse tasks, consider working at the Wood Dale Library, known for its friendly and helpful customer service model.

This position involves working at the circulation/reference desk, helping patrons navigate the collection and available technology, shelving materials, and making our patrons feel that the Library is home. Processing of materials may be included in duties. This position is part-time with an average work week of 18 hours.

Qualifications include:

  • LTA certificate or experience in library work
  • Facility with technology such as computers, smartphones and tablets
  • Flexibility in dealing with patrons and staff
  • Familiarity with a variety of types of materials
  • Availability on weekends and evenings (a must)
  • Spanish or Polish language skills a plus
  • The Wood Dale Public Library District is an equal opportunity employer.

To Apply:

Application Deadline: Open until filled

Application Contact: Karen Pulver, Supervisor of Library Services

Apply to: Wood Dale Public Library

520 N. Wood Dale Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191

Email Address:


Phone: 630-766-5012

Fax: 630-7555715


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