Job: DIRECTOR, LIBRARY INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DIVISION

General Information
Position:
DIRECTOR, LIBRARY INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DIVISION

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$88,470 Annually

Job Category:
Administration

ALA:
Position DOES NOT require a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

 

Plans and manages Information Technology (IT) resources and directs system-wide project implementation.  Identifies and evaluates emerging technologies, recommends appropriate technology initiatives to Library Administration, determines priorities for implementation, develops specifications, secures necessary resources and administers successful implementation, operation and maintenance.  Develops the Library’s technology plan and IT services to meet the system Long Range Plan goals and objectives.  Serves as a member of the Library Management Team and addresses system-wide initiatives and concerns.  Supervises the staff and operation of IT Division to ensure effective deployment of IT services throughout the Library.  Develops policies for the proper use of technology resources.  Coordinates work with Library Administration as well other County departments and vendors.

 

The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, paid parental leave, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System.

 


Education:

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field; minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in information systems project management, which includes two (2) years of experience supervising technical staff.   PREFERENCE FOR: Master’s Degree in Library Science accredited by the American Library Association (ALA); professional work experience as a System Administrator or Project Manager for an Integrated Library Automation System (ILS) or Oracle Database Management System (DBMS); experience using ILS or DBMS query tools/reporting functions to provide customized information reports; experience drafting and managing a technology budget for hardware and software; public or academic library experience

 

 

 

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Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
02-16-2021

Application deadline:
02-26-2021

Apply at:
www.pbclibrary.org

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Palm Beach County Library Headquarters

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

Address:
3650 Summit Blvd

City:
West Palm Beach

Zip:
33406

County:
Palm Beach


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Palm Beach County Library System

Address:
3650 Summit Blvd

City:
West Palm Beach

State:
Florida

Zip:
33406

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Andrea Taylor

Contact Email:
taylora@pbclibrary.org

Contact Phone:
561-233-2707

Contact Fax:
561-242-7370

How to apply

APPLICATION OPTIONS:

 

Visit www.pbcgov.jobs for job description and to apply online.  May upload any Veteran’s Preference documentation to online application (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted).  Online Applications are accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on February 26, 2021.  EO/AA M/F/D/V, Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.

 

 


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