Job: Library Director

General Information
Position:
Library Director

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
Commensurate with experience

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

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

Description:

 

We are looking for a Library Director to manage the library at our Fort Lauderdale location and branch library at our Hollywood location. Under the administrative direction of the Executive Director and the Director of Education, the Library Director performs administrative work in planning, directing and coordinating the operation of the library.

 

Overview of Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Supervises and provides library services which may include reference service, interlibrary loan, serials management, acquisitions and bibliographic instruction.

  • Supervises and provides library technical services which may include cataloging, materials processing, and interlibrary loan processing.

  • Evaluates, selects, and maintains a library collection that meets curriculum needs.

  • Ensures library remains within budgetary allocations.

  • Develops library goals and objectives in conjunction with campus constituents.

  • Develops and upholds the City College library policies with other City College Library Directors.

  • Collaborates with faculty, departments, and the library committee to ensure that the library collection meets curriculum needs.

  • Assists the Hollywood campus with collection development and training

  • Oversees library assistant at the Hollywood campus

  • Testing proctor for entrance testing.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Director of Education, Vice President/Executive Director or President

 


Education:

 

This position requires a graduate degree from an ALA-approved program. Master of Library and Information Science from an ALA accredited program; 2 years of experience in libraries. A degree or experience in developing and managing adult continuing education (especially online education) is preferred. Demonstrated skills for innovative thinking, and creativity in planning, implementing, and evaluating services is required. Demonstrated excellence in office productivity computer skills including intermediate level proficiencies in Microsoft Office applications as well as web editing and data management for online membership and course management databases is required. Demonstrated knowledge of current trends in library services and technology, through professional associations or education, is required. Demonstrated excellent interpersonal, written, and oral skills is required.

 


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
11-01-2017

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

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Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
City College

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

Address:
2000 West Commercial Blvd.

City:
Fort Lauderdale

Zip:
33309

County:
Broward


Institution Information
Institution Name :
City College

Address:
2000 West Commercial Blvd.

City:
Fort Lauderdale

State:
FL

Zip:
33309

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Heather Payne

Contact Email:
hpayne@citycollege.edu

Contact Phone:
954-492-5353

Contact Fax:

How to apply

Please email resumes to hpayne@citycollege.edu

 


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