Information and Reader’s Services Manager
Niles District Library is seeking a knowledgeable individual to manage all aspects of our traditional library services for adults. The IRS Manager is responsible for coordinating reference service, readers’ advisory, public access computer services and collection development and maintenance. The IRS Manager is a member of the Adult Services Team. He (or she) can find the right book for any reader. He loves the process of searching for information whether its minutia or metaphysical. He sets the standard of excellence in reference service for the Adult Services Team and for the whole library. He takes pride in developing our collection of materials to meet the information and reading needs of our community.
Our busy library won the 2015 Michigan State Librarian’s Excellence Award. We provide access and guidance to resources that inform, entertain and enrich. We are committed to building a community of lifelong learners who want to make Niles their lifelong home.
Applicants should have four years of relevant work experience in a library setting or a bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field at the time of hire. Preferred qualifications include Masters of Library Science from a library school accredited by the American Library Association and two years of supervisory experience.
This is a full-time position (37.5 hours per week) with excellent benefits including paid vacation, sick leave, health insurance, life insurance and defined benefit retirement plan. Starting hourly range is $12.75—$17.50 depending on qualifications and experience.
To apply, send resume to email@example.com. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.