Job: LIBRARIAN IV (Glades Area Branch Manager)

General Information
Position:
LIBRARIAN IV (Glades Area Branch Manager)

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$55,727 Annually

Job Category:
Administration

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

Description:

 


Plans/supervises/coordinates the activities of libraries in the rural Glades service area of Palm Beach County (PBC), including the Belle Glade, Clarence E. Anthony (South Bay) and Loula V. York (Pahokee) branches.  Formulates/interprets/explains library policies and procedures to the public and staff; resolves sensitive public complaints/relations issues.  Reviews/edits/summarizes/submits budget recommendations for Glades area branches.  Monitors expenditures; writes/reviews performance evaluations; issues counseling forms/disciplinary actions; handles employee complaints/grievances; recommends the hiring, promotion and termination of staff; conducts training/staff development of Glades area branches supervisory personnel; provides opportunities for staff continuing education; performs related work as required.


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, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System.

 


Education:

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 Master’s Degree in Library Science accredited by the American Library Association; minimum of three (3) years of professional library experience that includes two (2) years of supervisory or administrative work.

 

PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE:  Conducting oral presentations/speaking in public; managing a library’s major department/branch; training/supervising personnel for three (3) or more years; in a multi-outlet public library system (must specify on application); using automated circulation systems (must specify on application).

 


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
03-06-2017

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

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:
Belle Glade Area Branches

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

Address:
725 NW 4th Street

City:
Belle Glade

Zip:
33430

County:
Palm Beach


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Palm Beach County Library System

Address:
3650 Summit Blvd

City:
West Palm Beach

State:
FL

Zip:
33406

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Andrea Taylor

Contact Email:
taylora@pbclibrary.org

Contact Phone:
561-233-2707

Contact Fax:

How to apply

 

Visit www.pbcgov.jobs for job description and to apply online.  May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteran’s Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406  Info 561/616-6888  Fax 561/616-6893 (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted).  Applications/resumes must include Job ID number, and will be accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 17, 2017.  EO/AA M/F/D/V (DFWP), 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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