• Full Time
  • Tavares, FL
  • $72,836.80 USD / Year

Website Lake County Board of County Commissioners

County: Lake
Region: Central Florida
ALA accredited Masters required: Yes

Join Our Team as an Associate Library Director!

Are you passionate about libraries and looking for an exciting leadership opportunity? The Lake County Library System is seeking a dynamic and highly qualified individual to fill the role of Associate Library Director. This is your chance to make a significant impact on our community and help shape the future of our library services!

About the Role: As the Associate Library Director, you will assist with the administration and management of our vibrant library system. Your responsibilities will include supervising and training staff, developing and implementing policies, overseeing branch operations, and ensuring efficient library automation. You will also play a crucial role in our technology initiatives and the planning and maintenance of library facilities.

Key Responsibilities:

Supervise and train assigned staff.
Assist in policy and procedure development.
Oversee library operations, including branch management.
Manage library technology systems and support users.
Participate in the development of new facilities.
Assist in budget preparation and monitor expenditures.
Administer grants and prepare funding proposals.
Provide administrative support to the Library Services Director.


Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited institution.
Minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible related experience.

Why Join Us?

Be part of a collaborative and supportive team.
Engage with a diverse community of library patrons.
Enjoy a fulfilling and challenging leadership role.
Opportunity to make a real difference in our library services.

Apply Now! Don’t miss this chance to advance your career and contribute to the success of the Lake County Library System. Apply today and be part of our dedicated team!

This position may be required to assist with emergency support functions in the event of a declared emergency and/or any other emergency duties as assigned.



Any equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered. Requires a master’s degree in Library Science from a college or university accredited by the American Library Association with five years of progressively responsible related experience.

Requires a valid Florida Drivers License.

Multilingual Skills Required: No
Contact Person: Jeannine Nelson
Contact Email: jeannine.nelson@lakecountyfl.gov
Contact Phone: 352-343-9784
How to Apply / Instructions:

Visit the Lake County Board of County Commissioners website, www.lakecountyfl.gov, Employment Opportunities to apply.