Job: Library Director - Seminole Community Library

General Information
Position:
Library Director - Seminole Community Library

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
69,387.14 - 100,611.38

Job Category:
Administration

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

Description:

Responsible for planning, organizing, directing and coordinating a comprehensive program of quality Library service to citizens of the City of Seminole as well as the unincorporated area of the County as a County Cooperative member.  The Director provides general oversight and responsibility for all Library operations with emphasis on the operating budget and personnel.  Work is performed under the administrative direction of the Director of Administration  with considerable latitude for the exercise of independent judgment and decision making on the day-to-day operations of the Library.  The person in this position is solely accountable for the fulfillment of all duties and authority commensurate with assigned responsibilities.  During occasions of local emergencies, this position shall be required to perform emergency tasks which may result in extended work hours as well as extended periods of time away from family members.

EOE, DFWP, VP.


Education:

Graduation from an accredited American Library Association (ALA) college or university with a Master's Degree in Library Science.  Minimum of seven (7) years experience in a multiple service Library with at least three (3) years of responsible administrative and supervisory experience.  Extensive knowledge of the practices, principles, and methods of Library Science and Administration, including such phases as library planning,  general reference, classification, cataloging, acquisitions, circulation, youth services and automated library management systems.  Experienced in word processing, spreadsheet and other appropriate computer applications.     Knowledge of reader interest levels and of books and authors.  Ability to plan, organize, and direct Library programs and activities.  Ability to interpret community interests and needs as they relate to Library services.  Ability to analyze facts and exercise judgment in decision making.  Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with public community groups, other Cooperative member libraries,  Tampa Bay Library Consortium member libraries,  and St. Petersburg College.  Considerable working knowledge of preparing and managing an operating budget.  Ability to schedule, plan, organize and direct the activities of a large diversified staff of Library employees.


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
08-26-2019

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://careers.smartrecruiters.com/CityOfSeminole

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Seminole Community Library

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
9200 113th Street North

City:
SEMINOLE

Zip:
33772

County:
Pinellas


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Seminole Community Library

Address:
9200 113th Street North

City:
SEMINOLE

State:
FL

Zip:
33772

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Erica Ottmann

Contact Email:
eottmann@myseminole.com

Contact Phone:
7273910204

Contact Fax:

How to apply

Apply online at: https://careers.smartrecruiters.com/CityOfSeminole


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