The City of Delta Junction is seeking a dynamic and experienced Library Director to manage the Delta Community Library at 2291 Deborah Street in Delta Junction, Alaska.
Responsibilities: The position reports to the City Administrator and exercises supervision over Library department and staff, to include all aspects of library management, budget and operation. Besides operation, the Director serves as a proactive community leader. The person holding it must be passionate about and thoroughly understand all aspects of a modern public library and be able to work with staff, volunteers, City administration, the Delta Library Association, the Delta Greely School District and various other funding partners, stakeholders and volunteers. The Director should also be creative and aggressive in seeking funding sources and in continually promoting and evaluating library services and programs. The job may include some evening and weekend hours.
- Minimum Qualification is a Bachelor’s degree in Librarianship or a course of study related such as Education, in accordance with the Alaska State Library guidelines for a Library Director in a community the size of Delta Junction. Master’s degree in Library Information Science preferred.
- Five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the library field, sufficient to thoroughly understand the work of subordinate positions and to be able to answer questions and resolve problems, including one year of supervisory experience.
- Possession of a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Alaska for the type of vehicle or equipment operated is required.
Compensation: The starting salary range is $59,401 – $63,019, with placement based upon experience. The benefit package includes retirement and health insurance.
Further Information: Application and job description are available at: Click Here!