Job: Librarian II - Branch Manager

General Information
Position:
Librarian II - Branch Manager

Number position available:
2

Compensation:
$19.80 - $32.31

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

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

Description:
General Description:  Managerial and technical work in planning, organizing, and directing of a single location or a specific service of the County library system. Responsible for planning operations in regards to a specific location or service, determining, assessing, and addressing the library and community needs. This position is distinguished from a Librarian I position by a broader range of responsibilities, ability to make independent judgments, and the supervisory responsibility for Librarian I personnel as well as other levels of staff.
 
Plans, analyzes, and evaluates library services and operations; recommends and takes appropriate action. Actively participates in fulfilling system-wide goals and implementing policies. Participates in the selection and training of subordinate staff and professionals and evaluates their performance. Coordinates staff schedule and payroll records for the assigned service unit. Works effectively with Library administration and other supervisors or coordinators. Supplies budgetary information and monitors expenditures regarding service unit. Interprets goals and policies to subordinate staff and to patrons and individuals outside of the library. Resolves conflicts with patrons and the general public. Represents the Library at meetings, conferences, presentations and workshops. If assigned to a branch library, monitors physical maintenance and determines need for repairs and improvements. Develops community partnerships for the assigned service unit. Prepares reports and publications. Performs related work as required.

Knowledge of the principles and methods of professional public library service and operations. Knowledge of principles and practices for providing customer services. Knowledge of reference and information procedures and practices. Knowledge of library technology. Knowledge of supervisory techniques and practices. Ability to establish and maintain positive, effective working relationships. Ability to apply logic and reasoning to problem resolution. Ability to effectively manage time. Ability to motivate, develop, train, and direct personnel. Ability to deal with details. Ability to work without close supervision. Ability to deal with diverse elements simultaneously. Ability to understand and apply highly complex policies and procedures. Ability to plan and assign work. Ability to operate equipment and technology. MUST BE ABLE TO WORK EVENINGS AND SATURDAYS.


Education:

PHYSICAL SKILLS:  Ability to lift and/or move up to 35 pounds and also push or pull heavy objects. May use a handling device (dolly, cart, etc.) or work with another team member to lift and/or move excessively heavy objects.  Job requires walking, standing, sitting, bending, stooping, and reaching. Requires use of a video display monitor, keyboard, and mouse. Ability to communicate effectively using speaking, hearing, writing, and vision skills.

EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:  Must possess a Masters in Library Science from a college or university accredited by the American Library Association. Experience with library automation systems and/or personal computers and software including database and/or Internet experience. Three years of professional library experience as a librarian in a public library system including two years supervisory experience.

A comparable amount of directly related experience MAY be substituted at the County's discretion for the minimum educational requirements if candidates are not available that fully meet the minimum requirements of the position as posted.


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
03-19-2018

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

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Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
New River Branch

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
34043 State Road 54

City:
Zephyrhills

Zip:
33543

County:
Pasco


Institution Information
Institution Name :
New River Branch

Address:
34043 State Road 54

City:
Zephyrhills

State:
FL

Zip:
33543

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Sandy Geiger

Contact Email:
sgeiger@pascocountyfl.net

Contact Phone:
7278613020

Contact Fax:

How to apply

IF INTERESTED, PLEASE EMAIL SANDY GEIGER AT SGEIGER@PASCOCOUNTYFL.NET


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