Job is Expired Head of Adult Services

Montrose Regional Library District / Montrose, CO

Job deadline Apply by May 15th, 2018   Job salary $43,600.00 per year   Job type of library Public

Job Description

The Montrose Regional Library is growing! This is an exciting opportunity to join our team during a time of revitalization. The Adult Services department at the Montrose Regional Library is looking for an innovative, tech savvy leader with excellent customer service and library skills. We are seeking an imaginative librarian who approaches challenges with flexibility and a touch of humor. We need a department head who will:  

  • Oversee an Adult Services staff of 5, including mentoring, training, and evaluating.
  • Foster positive team relationships.
  • Oversee and participate in the delivery of library services for adults and teens including reference and readers’ advisory, interlibrary loan, technology training and assistance, and programs that encourage lifelong learning.
  • Direct the management of the adult and teen collections, including acquisitions, weeding, and inventory.
  • Promote the library in the community and form productive relationships with other local agencies.

Required Education

  • Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education

  • Master's Degree

Experience (years)

Required Preferred
Supervisor - 1
Professional 3 -
Library - -

Language Skills

  • Spanish is Preferred

Other Required/Preferred Skills & Experience

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required.
  • Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited program strongly preferred.
  • Three years’ progressively responsible experience as a library professional.
  • Supervisory experience is preferred.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of new technologies and standard productivity software.
  • Bilingual Spanish/English skills desirable.

Application Requirements

Send resume and letter of application by May 15, 2018 to Paul Paladino, Director, Montrose Regional Library District, 320 S. 2nd St., Montrose CO 81401, or by email to ppaladino@montroselibrary.org.

Links

http://www.montroselibrary.org/job-openings

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science

Preferred

Salary

LRS.org Wage Calculator $43,600.00 per year

Hours per week

40.00

Evenings

Some

Weekends

Some

Benefits

Retirement
Medical
Dental
Paid Sick
Vacation/Holiday Leave

Date Posted

April 9th, 2018

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