JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

LOGAN CITY LIBRARY/COMMUNITY CENTER DIRECTOR

POSITION AVAILABILITY: Immediate

 SALARY: $90,000 to $113,000, commensurate with experience 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ongoing: Plan, coordinate, and manage the programs, services, and activities of the Logan City Library/ Community Center, including developing and implementing policies and procedures; interfacing with the Library Board and Mayor; developing and monitoring the budget; hiring, training and supervising the library staff; preparing grant requests; managing the library physical facility; and other library tasks.

One-Time:  Work with the Library Board, Mayor, architects, builders, and citizens to plan and construct a new library/community center for Logan City. 

 

NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND CHARACTERISTICS:

 

●Knowledge of the principles and practices of municipal library administration, including collection development, budgeting, employee training, implementing an evaluation procedure and supervision of library staff.

●Knowledge of resource materials and techniques to facilitate effective management of municipal library collections.

●Knowledge of state-of-the-art information technology applicable to library programs and services.

●Excellent interpersonal and time-management skills.

●Skill in evaluating collections, determining the reference/general reading needs of the community, organizing special collections, and managing municipal library functions.

●Skill in understanding the informational, cultural, recreational, and educational needs of the community and in providing for those needs by developing and maintaining effective library programs and services.

●Knowledge of library trends and options sufficient to provide critical guidance to the City during the process of designing, building, and opening a 21st Century library/community center.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

1. Master’s Degree in Library Science or a closely-related area; and

2. Experience equivalent to six years of full-time supervisory/managerial library work.

 

TO APPLY, PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING by Friday, June 2, 2017:

1. Letter of interest

2. Resume

3. Names and contact information of three references

 

TO:  Greg Cox, Human Resources Director, Logan City, 290 N. 100 W, Logan, Utah 84321 or

 Email  greg.cox@loganutah.org.  Questions call 435-716-9046.