Job: Assistant Branch Manager

General Information
Position:
Assistant Branch Manager

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$40,497.60 - $77,459.20 Annually

Job Category:
Administration

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

Description:

Enriching the library experience for our customers by providing exemplary customer service that connects library customers to information, resources and services. Energetic and forward thinking, the Assistant Branch Manager performs professional, administrative, and supervisory work in a regional branch library. Assists in directing and managing branch services including public programming, circulation, reference services, and collection development.

  • Assists the Regional Branch Manager in the management of the day-to-day operations of a busy regional branch.
  • Assists the Regional Branch Manager in the implementation of county and library policies and procedures.
  • Supervises, directs, trains, and evaluates the work of professional and non-professional staff.
  • Responsible for fostering and delivering outstanding customer services that connect library customers to information, resources and programs.
  • Delivers accurate information services (reference and readers advisory) to customers, using cutting edge reference research technology and tools.
  • Teaches information literacy, equipping our customers to successfully negotiate the constantly changing and exponentially growing body of knowledge.
  • Enthusiastically engages the customer (children, tweens, teens or adults) individually or in groups for library programming.
  • Assists the Regional Branch Manager in the preparation of staff schedules, payroll, and reports.
  • Provides and supervises professional staff in material selection and collection management activities to meet the needs of the community.
  • Promotes the library in the community with excellent communication and presentation skills, and fosters community partnership.

Education:
Master's Degree in Library Science from an accredited American Library Association accredited college or university. Three (3) years professional library experience, one (1) year of which must have been in public or youth services.
 
A comparable amount of education, training, or experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications.

 

Additional Requirements

 

Ability to develop and maintain professional relationships with the public, management and staff.

Must have strong supervisory skills to manage the day-to-day operations of a busy regional branch.
In-depth, professional level knowledge of library principles, practices and administration.

Position requires professional level knowledge of library automation systems, search strategies, electronic resources, databases, and live-chat reference services. Position requires advanced knowledge of Microsoft suite products.

 


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
08-15-2019

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/seminolecountyfl

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Seminole County Public Library Northwest Branch

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
580 Green Way Boulevard

City:
Lake Mary

Zip:
32746

County:
Seminole


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Seminole County Government

Address:
1101 E. 1st St.

City:
Sanford

State:
FL

Zip:
32707

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Christine Patten

Contact Email:
cpatten@seminolecountyfl.gov

Contact Phone:
407-665-1501

Contact Fax:
407-665-1510

How to apply

Please apply online at the Seminole County Government Employment webpage: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/seminolecountyfl


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