Circulation Services Manager

Library

Employer/Library: 
Batavia Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Kane

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
Hours: 
Monday - Friday, 9am to 5pm, must be flexible for occasional morning and evening meetings and occasional weekends.
Salary: 
Starting from $47,000, negotiable based on experience. Generous benefit package offered.

A retirement announcement has created this exciting management opportunity with the Batavia Public Library District! We seek an experienced, energetic, and service-oriented leader with a keen eye for detail and a patient demeanor for its Circulation Services department. Visit us at www.BataviaPublicLibrary.org.

Responsibilities: This full-time position manages the day-to-day operations of the Circulation Services department and is responsible for all related activities in the Library, as well as for creating a climate of friendly and efficient customer service; supervising and training department employees; interacting with customers and the public at large to create a favorable impression of library service; solving problems; and serving as a member of the Library's Management Team. The work schedule may include evenings and weekends as needed.

Requirements: The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's degree from a college or university of recognized standing and five years of progressively responsible, successful experience in a customer service position, preferably in a public library — Preferred: Prior management training or experience; proven supervisory experience; and extensive experience with integrated library systems — Desirable: Master's degree in library and information science from a program accredited by the American Library Association; and a person who is flexible, fun-loving, well organized, tactful, resourceful, and good-humored.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

If you would like to join our team, send a letter of interest describing your skills and experience, a detailed résumé, and contact information (name, address, telephone numbers, and email address) for at least three professional references to: George H. Scheetz, Director, Batavia Public Library District, 10 S. Batavia Ave., Batavia, IL 60510-2449. Electronic submissions (using Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF) to jobs@BataviaPublicLibrary.org are strongly encouraged. Please use the code CSM in the subject line. First consideration will be given to applicants who respond by Wednesday, February 21, 2018; however, this posting will remain open until the position is filled.

No telephone calls, please -- only principals need apply.

Application Contact: 
Recruiting Manager
Apply To: 
http://jobs@bataviapubliclibrary.org
10 S Batavia Ave
Batavia , IL 60510
Fax: 630-879-9118
Illinois