Head of Borrowing & Technical Services - Simsbury Public Library (CT)

Due to a retirement, we’re seeking a dynamic, forward-thinking leader with a passion for customer service and high level of professionalism to head our bustling Borrowing & Technical Services Department and serve as a key member of the Library’s management team. Simsbury’s Head of Borrowing & Technical Services is responsible for the day-to-day management of a team which performs a full range of tasks, including circulation, cataloging, processing and community engagement. Candidates must be creative and outgoing, as well as have the ability to consider the big picture while possessing an acuity for detail, excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a sense of humor.
An MLIS or equivalent degree from an ALA accredited school, with five years progressively responsible library experience, including two years of supervisory experience necessary. Proficiency with current technology and applications, as well as familiarity with emerging technology trends and tools essential.
Job Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
EEOC STATEMENT: It is the policy of the Town of Simsbury to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, the Town of Simsbury will provide reasonable accommodations, that do not present an undue hardship, for qualified individuals with disabilities.
MLS or Library School Required: 
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Not in NJ
Job Focus: 
This is an A-5 position with the CSEA Administrative and Professional Supervisor’s union with a salary range of $72,702 - $89,597 annually plus benefits, for a 40 hour work week.
How To Apply:: 
For a complete job description and to submit a cover letter and application before March 14, 2018 go to www.simsbury-ct.gov/jobs.