The Palmer Public Library seeks a librarian with management ability and supervisory skills, who is strongly committed to public service, to be our Assistant Director.
The Assistant Director will coordinate day-to-day operations, assist with assessment of community needs, develop goals and objectives and determine methods to achieve those goals, and assist in planning, promoting, and implementing library activities, programs, and services. The Assistant Director will be responsible for the daily management of the circulation and reference desks, and of technical services, and will assume responsibility for the daily operations of the library in the absence of the Library Director. The Assistant Director will train, supervise, and evaluate the performance of professional and paraprofessional staff members.
Hours: 35 hours per week, including one evening per week and occasional Saturdays. The position is exempt and non-union.
Qualifications: Requires an American Library Association-accredited Master of Library Science degree, and 1-2 years of library experience; supervisory experience preferred.
Salary: $44,775.00 per year; full benefits as a Town of Palmer employee.
Closing date: Open until filled.
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