Job: Historical Resources Assistant Manager

General Information
Position:
Historical Resources Assistant Manager

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$52,977.60 - $68,889.60

Job Category:
Other

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

Description:

In this new position, you will work as part of a team to learn and preserve the history of Sarasota and explore innovate ways to bring the collection to the public. Even in our COVID climate, we aim to make the collection as accessible as possible, including digitizing pieces for the community to explore online.

 

As a service-oriented leader with an entrepreneurial spirit, you will:

  • Develop additional educational and outreach programming.
  • Assist with exhibit preparation and fabrication.
  • Assist with grant writing.
  • Help foster appreciation for history.
  • Contribute to our Centennial celebrations.
  • Oversee daily operations at the History Center, to include working with staff and researchers.

 

 

You will work closely with our Planning and Development Services team to review permitting and rezoning for historic buildings and archaeological sites. You will also work with two advisory boards and our Friends of Historical Resources group.

 

Plus, a new facility for Historical Resources is on the horizon! As the Assistant Manager, you will be involved in planning and design.


Education:

Minimum Qualifications:  

  • A high school diploma or equivalent and four (4) years of related experience
  • – OR – an Associate’s Degree and two (2) years of related experience
  • This position requires at least one year of supervisory experience in any field (acting, lead work and/or supervisory/management courses can count on a pro-rated basis).

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university preferred. 

  • A Master's Degree in Library Science (MLS) from a college/university accredited by the American Library Association or a Master’s Degree in History or related field.

  • Experience, including supervision, working in a public library or archive preferred.


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
02-23-2021

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://www.scgov.net/government/human-resources/career-opportunities

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Other

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Historical Resources

Job Location:
Southwest Florida

Address:
6062 Porter Way

City:
Sarasota

Zip:
34232

County:
Sarasota


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Sarasota County Libraries and Historical Resources

Address:
1660 Ringling Blvd.

Address 2:
5th Floor

City:
SARASOTA

State:
FL

Zip:
34236

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Robert Bendus

Contact Email:
rbendus@scgov.net

Contact Phone:
941 861-6883

Contact Fax:

How to apply

Please visit scgov.net


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