Job: COMMUNITY LIBRARY MANAGER , SENIOR FULL TIME

General Information
Position:
COMMUNITY LIBRARY MANAGER , SENIOR FULL TIME

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
Salary Range - $ 81,536.42 - $130,132.29 Annually (dependent upon classification and qualifications)

Job Category:
Other

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

Description:

Broward County Board of County Commissioners is seeking a qualified candidate(s) for the position of Community Library Manager, Senior in the Libraries Division's Main Cluster Region. Additional vacancies may be filled from this recruitment for a different location/section within the library system. This position may be assigned to any location/section within the Libraries Division based on operational needs.

 

The purpose of this position is to manage, plan, supervise and coordinate the activities of a regional or flagship library location or a division-wide section.  The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills; the ability to mentor staff; the ability to make meaningful contributions to system-wide policies and procedures; and the ability to communicate effectively with staff at all levels of the organization, partners, and community based organizations.  Additionally, the selected candidate must be able to develop productive relationships and partnerships with organizations, that increase usage of library resources and develop new library customers.

 

The functions of this position include but are not limited to: managing staff, volunteers, collections, and other resources of a regional library; implementing projects and programs that further the Libraries Division’s strategic objectives; facilitating partner relations; supporting and cultivating outreach and engagement efforts; ensuring a diverse and well utilized collection for the public and any partners; ensure that team members are well trained in customer service, circulation, youth and adult information services. This position is regularly assigned complex administrative projects and will be assigned as manager in charge of a cluster of libraries in the absence of the Library Regional Manager.  


Education:

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

 

Requires a Master's degree from a college or university accredited by the American Library Association in Library Science, Library and Information Science, or closely related field.

 

Requires four (4) years professional library experience, including two (2) years managing a section/branch and two (2) years supervisory experience.

 

Preferences:

 

  • Master's degree or higher in Education or related field that is separate but relevant from the Minimum Qualifications.
  • ALA Leadership Institute Certificate
  • Sunshine State Library Leadership Institute Certificate
  • Post Master Certificates in Librarianship
  • Post Master's Certificate in Leadership
  • Certificate in Library Leadership and Management
  • 3 years' Project Planning Experience
  • 1 year Grants Writing Experience


This announcement will remain active until a sufficient number of applications has been received and may close at any time.


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
06-22-2022

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://www/broward.org/careers

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Broward County Libraries

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

Address:
100 S. Andrews Avenue

City:
Fort Lauderdale

Zip:
33301

County:
Broward


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Broward County Libraries

Address:
100 S. Andrews Avenue

City:
Fort Lauderdale

State:
FL

Zip:
33301

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Libraries Human Resources

Contact Email:
libraries-humanres@broward.org

Contact Phone:
954-357-7047

Contact Fax:
9543579705

How to apply

How to Apply: www.broward.org/careers

Be advised that during emergency conditions, all County employees are automatically considered emergency service workers.  County employees are subject to being called to work in the event of a disaster, such as a hurricane, or other emergency situation and are expected to perform emergency service duties, as assigned.

BROWARD COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND PROVIDER OF SERVICES  

 


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