Job: Librarian II

General Information
Position:
Librarian II

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$42,257

Job Category:
Other

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

GENERAL DEFINITION AND CONDITIONS OF WORK:

Provides administrative and professional assistance to the Library Director in the direction and supervision of the library.  Work is performed under general supervision of the Library Director.  Supervision is exercised over subordinate personnel.

This is sedentary work requiring the exertion of up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects; work requires stooping, reaching, standing, walking, lifting, fingering, grasping, and repetitive motions; vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels; visual acuity is required for preparing and analyzing written or computer data, determining the accuracy and thoroughness of work, and observing general surroundings and activities; the worker is not subject to adverse environmental conditions.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/TYPICAL TASKS:

Providing professional administrative assistance to the Library Director including work on budget, personnel, policies, schedules and all activities of the library.

Supervises library staff

Manages library operations in the absence of the Director

Assists Director in implementing library’s long range plan

Keeps informed of developments and participates in activities of professional and community organizations

Attends meetings of Library Board, Friends of the Library

Assists with the formulation and administration of library goals, policies and procedures

Prepares reports

Troubleshoots equipment problems

Manages special projects

Serves on interview team with the Director to select staff

Participates in budget development

Handles conflicts with employees and with patrons

Reads reviews and orders library materials and equipment

Handles building issues

Works at reference and circulation desk as needed

Performs other related duties as required

May make decisions relative to: library operations, programming, customer and vendor inquiries, collection development, and personnel selection and management

 


Education:

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Professional knowledge of basic library procedures, methods and techniques; professional knowledge of the library circulation functions; professional knowledge of office procedures and records maintenance techniques; ability to exercise initiative and independent judgment; ability to plan and supervise the work of subordinate personnel; skill in the use of library equipment, materials and resources; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with library patrons and associates.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Master's degree in library science from an ALA accredited library school and extensive library experience, including extensive supervisory experience.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Possession of an appropriate driver’s license valid in the State of Florida.


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
08-04-2018

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
http://www.cityofbartow.net/index.aspx?recordid=742&page=134

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Bartow Public Library

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
2150 South Broadway Avenue

City:
Bartow

Zip:
33830

County:
Alachua


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Bartow Public Library

Address:
2150 South Broadway Avenue

City:
Bartow

State:
FL

Zip:
33830

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Dianna Gibson

Contact Email:
employment@cityofbartow.net

Contact Phone:
863-534-0100

Contact Fax:

How to apply

http://www.cityofbartow.net/index.aspx?page=711

 

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