P-T Director, Haledon Free Public Library, Haledon

The Haledon Free Public Library seeks a dynamic and energetic part-time Director who will continue to lead the library forward as a valued resource for the community. The Borough of Haledon is located in Passaic County and has a population of approximately 8,300. The library is a member of the Pals Plus Consortium, and is located on the third floor of the Borough Municipal Complex. The Director will be responsible for the overall management and direction of the library including the annual operating budget, personnel, collection development, facility, programs, and services. The Director reports to the Board of Trustees advising them on budgets, personnel, and policies. Additionally the Director will be responsible for building and maintaining relationships with the board, the borough, and the communities served.


MLS or MIS degree from an ALA-accredited institution; 5 years of increasingly responsible administrative and supervisory experience at a public library, and a record of strong leadership. New Jersey State Professional Certificate, New Jersey Residency, as per the NJ First Act. The ability to lift up to 30 lbs., sit, stand, bend, reach and walk. Possess a valid driver’s license. Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Word Press, Sirsi Dynix library catalog, and hands-on knowledge of current and new technologies affecting today’s public libraries.

MLS or Library School Required: 
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Job Focus: 
Public Relations/Marketing
Public/Adult Services
Technical Services/Acquisitions/Cataloging
Teen/YA Services
Salary commensurate with experience.
How To Apply:: 

Interested applicants should send a detailed resume, cover letter, and three professional references to director@haledonlib.org.