The town of Plymouth seeks qualified applicants for the position of LIBRARY DIRECTOR for the Plymouth Public Library.

Plans and supervises the operation of public Libraries in the town: develops Library policies, programs and procedures. Responsible for the delivery of public services to the citizens utilizing the Library. Prepares and manages the budget presented to the Director of Community Resources and manages the Library Corporations approved expenditures. Oversees and monitors staffing levels; handles all personnel management, provides appropriate staff training to remain up to date in technology usage and changes to the Library profession. Responsible for long range planning for Library services meeting all federal, state, and local guidelines.  Responsible for acquiring, development, and implementation of grants. Remains active in state and professional Library organizations.

Master’s degree in library science from an ALA accredited school with at least 10 years progressively responsible experience in Library management. Special Requirements; certification from MA Board of Library Commissioners, participation in MA State Library Board and membership in MA Library Association, experience in preservation of historic documents highly desirable.

For a complete outline of duties, minimum qualifications and requirements, please refer to the job description available in the Human Resources office.

Salary: $39.1663/hour, 37.5 hours/week. This posting will remain open through Jan. 29. Applications, to be submitted with a cover letter and resume, are available at www.plymouth-ma.gov and will be accepted online or in the Human Resource office, 26 Court St., Plymouth, MA 02360. AA/EOE

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