Assistant Director

Meridian Library District

Meridian, ID

Application Deadline

Apply By Nov 5th, 2021

Wages

$70,000.00 to $90,000.00 per Year   Calculate

Location

Meridian, ID

Hours

40.00

MLS

Required

Minimum Education

Master's Degree

Library Experience

Required

Supervisory Experience

Required

Type of Library

Public

Social

Job Description

Assistant Director

Enrich Lives. Ignite Curiosity. Cultivate Connections. 

Meridian Library District, awarded the National Medal for Museums and Libraries and a Library of Congress Literacy Best Practices Award in 2019, serves 120,000 residents in the fastest-growing city in Idaho through four locations, a full-service bookmobile, and a virtual branch. Two new branches are currently in design and are anticipated to open in 2022-2023.  

This full-time Assistant Director position:

  • Oversees and assists with budgets and expenditures, performing planning and evaluation, and conducting studies and reports
  • Is an effective and active advocate for the library in the media and community
  • Directly supervises managers of MLD’s public-facing department
  • Leads the administration of services by assisting with coordinating, overseeing, planning, and evaluating major library services, public-facing departments, administrative functions, and library policies 
  • Acts in place of the Library Director in the Director's absence
  • Plans and oversees all public service elements and day-to-day operations for the district

Rate of Pay: $70,000 - $90,000, depending on experience

Benefits: Eligible for a competitive benefits package including generous paid time off and 100% employer-paid monthly health insurance premium for employee medical, dental, and vision coverage with the option to add dependents and spouse at low-cost rates. For a full description of the benefits associated with this position, download the PDF here.

To view the full job posting and apply, click HERE! View all of MLD’s job openings on our Employment Page.

Benefits & Additional Compensation Info

Generous paid time off and 100% employer-paid monthly health insurance premium for employee medical, dental, and vision coverage with the option to add dependents and spouse at low-cost rates. For a full description of the benefits associated with this position, download the PDF here.

The Community

Meridian, ID is the second-largest city in Idaho and one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States. The library serves a community of almost 120,000 residents and is executing 4 capital projects funded by a voter-approved Plant Facility Levy. A former small farming town, Meridian is a suburb of the state capital, Bosie but located in the heart of the Treasure Valley. Frequently named on "best places to live" lists, Meridian has access to outdoor recreation, and a strong economy, despite COVID19 disruptions. 

Links

External Job Ad
https://www.mld.org/sites/default/files/u526/assistant_director.pdf

Website
https://www.mld.org/

Human Resources / Job Listings
https://www.mld.org/employment

HR Info

Human Resources Department 

Phone: 208-472-1754

Email: hr@mld.org

Posted Oct 11, 2021