Library Director – Ford City Public Library

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The Board of Trustees of the Ford City Public Library seeks a highly qualified individual for the full-time position of Library Director to begin as soon as possible. The Library serves Ford City and surrounding areas of Armstrong County.

In keeping with the Library’s mission, the Director is responsible for developing and supporting all efforts necessary to maintain a public library that is responsive to the community’s needs for information, education and recreation. The Library Director monitors library services and programs, creates public relations materials, supervises staff and volunteers, oversees the facility and fosters community partnerships. The Director works closely with the Board of Trustees to develop library policies and budgets, and to stay informed of developments in library management.

Qualifications include: Minimum of a bachelor’s degree, library science degree preferred. Experience in libraries, human service or nonprofit organizations as well as supervisory experience are a plus. Starting salary is competitive with similar local positions. Submit resume and two references by April 13, 2018 to: Search Committee c/o Chris Sisko, 2205 Elm Drive, Ford City, PA 16226; or put “Director Candidate” in the subject line of email messages to lee.northwest@gmail.com.