Library Director, Moorestown Public Library, Moorestown

  • Manages and directs the operations of a free public Library.
  • Oversees library program planning and directing. 
  • Oversees continuous integration of library programs and departments.
  • Oversee the development and maintenance of the library's collection.
  • Establishes internal library policies and procedures for assistance to readers, program evaluation, and development.
  • Interprets programs to governing officials, library users, and special groups, and promotes services of the library by planning publicity programs and participating in group activities.
  • Reviews programs and operations to identify and analyze problem areas.
  • Oversees the development of mechanized systems for library operations.
  • Assists in the development and planning of the library budget and funding, and controls library expenditures.
  • Recruits and assigns new employees, supervises their work, and establishes work schedules.
  • Determines needed supplies and equipment, plans for efficient use of supplies, and recommends type, location, organization, and management of extension services or libraries at field stations.
  • Attends seminars and meetings of professional library groups and organizations.
  • Prepares and oversees the preparation of clear, accurate and informative narrative and statistical reports.
  • Oversees the establishment and maintenance of essential records and files.
  • Will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and computerized information systems used by the agency, office, or related units.
Qualifications/Requirements: 
  • A MLS from an ALA accredited institution.
  • NJ Professional Librarian's certificate, or the ability to obtain one within an agreed upon timeframe.
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in a public library.
Job Application Deadline: 
Saturday, August 31, 2019
Notices: 
EOE
MLS or Library School Required: 
Yes
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Burlington
Job Focus: 
Administration/Management
Compensation: 
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
How To Apply:: 
Mail resume to Maryann Knell, Human Resources, 111 West 2nd Street, Moorestown, New Jersey 08057 or email to mknell@moorestown.nj.us