Collections Services Manager- Multnomah County Library- Portland, Oregon x

Salary: $75,470 to $113,206 annually

Deadline to apply: April 26, 2013

Multnomah County Library in Portland, Oregon is seeking candidates to fill a full-time Collections Services Manager position. The purpose of this position is to meet the evolving and diverse reading, listening, and viewing needs of the community by envisioning and planning for the future of the library’s collection. The Manager is also responsible for providing oversight and stewardship of the library’s current collection in order to make the materials easily accessible and available to the public. The position also supervises paraprofessional, professional and management staff in Technical Services.

This position requires demonstrated leadership and management experience in librarianship typically gained through at least 4 years of experience managing a major division or large branch and/or central library within a multi-branch, large public library system. Management experience in collection development, collection management, and/or technical services operations is also required. Experience working in a unionized environment is preferred.  A Master’s degree from an American Library Association accredited college or university with major course work in library science is also required.

For more information about this position or to apply, please visit our website at www.multcojobs.org.

About John Pell

John Pell is an assistant professor and librarian at Hunter College in New York City.

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