Position: Library Director
Location: St. Clairsville Public Library
Hiring Salary Range: $38,000 to $48,000 depending on qualifications. Benefits package included.
The St. Clairsville Public Library Board of Trustees is seeking an energetic, creative, and team/community-oriented leader to fill the Director’s position.
The library has a service population area of approximately 15,000 and 5,700 active cardholders. The annual operating budget is approximately $400,000.
Description: The director, under the guidance of the Board of Trustees, provides leadership and oversight in accordance with the goals, mission and values of the library. The director is involved in all aspects of the library, including facilities management, collection development, circulation, personnel, programming, public relations, project management, grants, volunteers, community relations, fundraising and day-to-day operations.
Education and Qualifications: MLS or MLIS degree is required. Professional library experience that includes proven supervision, collection development, programming, public relations, project management, technology skills preferred.
The successful candidate will have the ability to: inspire, develop and lead staff; create positive, effective relationships; understand library finances; administer policy as approved by the Board of Trustees; maintain confidentiality; plan and implement community-wide events; develop effective press releases and marketing materials. Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), a strong work ethic and the ability to maintain composure and professionalism in stressful situations are essential.
Contact Info: Please include a cover letter and resume to: Board of Trustees,
St. Clairsville Public Library, 108 W. Main St., St. Clairsville, OH 43950. No phone calls.
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No preference is given to electronic submissions.
Deadline for application: Open until filled. Resumes received by October 31, 2013 will receive first consideration. Hiring will be subject to a background and credit check.
St. Clairsville Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer