Website Andrea Taylor

Location Name: Wellington Branch
County: Palm Beach
Region: Southeast Florida
Address: 1951 Royal Fern Drive
City: WellingtonZipcode: 33417
ALA accredited Masters required: Yes

Plans, supervises and coordinates the activities of a library service area. Formulates, interprets and explains library policies/procedures to the public and staff; resolves sensitive public complaints/relations issues. Reviews, edits, summarizes and submits budget recommendations for service area branches; monitors expenditures. Issues counseling forms/disciplinary actions; handles employee complaints/grievances; recommends the hiring, promotion and termination of staff; directs the training and staff development of area supervisory personnel; provides opportunities for staff continuing education; performs related work as required.

The PBC Library System seeks to recruit diverse staff to serve the needs of our diverse community and members.

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:

QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s Degree in Library Science accredited by the American Library Association (ALA); minimum of four (4) years of professional library experience including three (3) years of professional supervisory/administrative work. PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE: Conducting oral presentations/speaking in public; managing a library’s major department/branch; training/supervising personnel for four (4) or more years; using automated circulation systems (must specify on application).

Multilingual Skills Required: No
Contact Person: Andrea Taylor
Contact Email: taylora@pbclibrary.org
Contact Phone: 5612332707
How to Apply / Instructions:

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 March 17, 2023. 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.