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  • Livingston County Library Director

    Posted: 04/01/2021

    Position Title: Library Director
    Salary Range: $50,000-$65,000


    The Livingston County Library Board of Trustees seeks an energetic library director to manage and oversee the day-to-day operations of the Library.  The director must be a person of high integrity and capable of creating a vision for the Library and possess the skills necessary to bring that vision into reality.  The director must have a deep level of commitment in public service to library patrons and staff.  Applicants must possess excellent communication and organization skills. 

    JOB QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:
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    B.S. Degree, with ALA-accredited MLS/MLIS preferred
    -At least 3 years of experience in a supervisory capacity, within library system preferred
    -Broad knowledge of library objectives, functions, procedures, and techniques
    -Broad computer knowledge with ability to manage Library’s technology services
    -The Director must have sound decision making skills; proven ability to recruit and retain staff through mentoring, coaching, and supervising, a commitment to a high level of public service; budgeting and finance experience; support of diversity and inclusivity as core values, and a desire to be the Library’s representative to external organizations and agencies
    -Qualifications are any combination of experience and training that will provide the required knowledge and abilities will qualify.  Alternate education, experience, and qualifications may be considered.

    APPLICATION PROCESS:
    For a complete job listing, please contact the Livingston County Library or email Board President at the email listed below.  Interested candidates should either electronically submit an application consisting of a cover letter, current resume, and complete contact information for three professional references to Sadie Beetsma, President of Board of Trustees at lclsearchcommittee@gmail.com or mail application information to Livingston County Library, 450 Locust Street, Chillicothe, MO 64601.  Applications being received through end of day May 15th.  The Livingston County Library is an equal opportunity employer