City of Westminster
Irving Street Library, Westminster, CO
Job DescriptionRequisition Number: 19-00171 Salary Range: $65,895.00 - $82,368.00 Annually Closing Date: Monday, October 7, 2019; 8:30 a.m. POSITION PURPOSE This is a leadership position reporting to the Library Services Manager. This position is responsible for coordinating the Irving Street Branch Library, including managing all of the branch library's operations, personnel, facility maintenance, and finances. In addition to serving as a branch manager, this position is also a key member of the Westminster Public Library leadership team, supporting library wide projects and initiatives. The full salary range for this position is stated above. Starting wages are negotiable and dependent on the qualifications and experience of each individual candidate. The City of Westminster offers a bonus of up to $1,500 per year depending on the employee's fluency in Spanish, Hmong, and/or Laotian. CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS Education, Experience, Skills, Formal Training, Licenses, and Certifications Required: • A desire to be a branch manager for a community-focused, urban library • Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university • Three (3) years of public library, social work, retail, or other applicable field • Experience with and knowledge of computerized information systems • Must possess a valid Colorado Driver License, provide proof of a safe driving record, and maintain a safe driving record for continued employment Preferred: • Masters of Library Science, Social Work, Public Administration, or other relevant field • Experience overseeing or involvement with the administration of a branch library • Supervisory experience, including staff development and performance management • Spanish language skills and/or experience in working with patrons from a variety of ethnic and cultural backgrounds • Experience with Marketing, Outreach, Finance, Personnel Management, and/or Grant Management Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and skills, may be considered. HOW TO APPLY A City of Westminster online employment application is required for this position and is due by 8:30 a.m., on the closing date. Apply online at: www.cityofwestminster.us/jobs
Centrally located between Denver and Boulder, Colorado, on the US Highway 36 high-tech corridor, Westminster is a beautiful city designed for an exceptional quality of life. The community is a nationally recognized community with a reputation for innovation and progressive management in local government. Over 113,000 residents enjoy superb recreation amenities, beautiful neighborhoods, numerous entertainment and shopping opportunities. Westminster is 80% developed and maintains a goal to preserve 15% (3,300 acres) of its land area for natural open space.