Library Director, West Milford Township Library, West Milford

The Library Board of Trustees is seeking a highly qualified individual to serve as Library Director for the West Milford Township Library. We seek a professional with demonstrated leadership qualities who will lead a staff of 16 employees. West Milford is an 80 square mile, semi-rural community in northern Passaic County. It sits in the heart of the Highlands region and has a population of 26,000 with nearly 10,000 active library card holders. The library budget for 2020 is just over one-million dollars based on 1/3 of a mil funding.

Qualifications: Candidates must possess a Master’s degree in Library or Information Science from an accredited college or university and a minimum of five years of library experience including work in circulation and reference areas, two years of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity. The individual must be knowledgeable of finance and accounts management.

Salary: Regionally competitive

Start Date: On or about January 13, 2021, pending availability of selected candidate.

This is a full-time NJ Civil Service position. Closing date for receipt of resumes is December 4, 2020. Send resume, cover letter, and at least three references to: Dr. Joan Oberer, Library Board President, West Milford Township Library, 1470 Union Valley Road, West Milford, New Jersey 07480 or forward to: [email protected] West Milford Township Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer

MLS or Library School Required:
Yes

Salary Meets NJLA Minimum:
No

Job Focus:
Administration/Management