Today’s Date: 08/19/2013
Job Closing Date: 09/06/2013
Job Title: Library Director
Anticipated hours per week: Full Time
Institution LeClaire Community Library
Library Location: 323 Wisconsin Street, LeClaire, IA 52753
Website (if applicable): http://www.leclaire.lib.ia.us/
Duties / Job description: Under the general direction of the LeClaire Community Library Board of Trustees, the library director provides leadership, administrative management and oversight of
all library functions and services, including but not limited to: plans, organizes and directs public library services; coordinates and manages activities of employees and volunteers engaged in library services; develops and maintains a current and effective collection of library materials; oversees and maintains day-to-day library budget and annual budget
planning; coordinates and assists in the preparation of financial records and reports; advises the Board, Mayor and City Council, and City Administrator on library services, financial status, legislation, and related matters; supervises the operation and maintenance of library facility, equipment and physical operations.
A detailed job description can be found at www.leclaireiowa.gov/DIRECTORNOTICE.pdf
Qualifications: The position requires a BA in any applicable field of study or closely related field, at least five years of progressively responsible public library experience, and two years of supervisory responsibility. An MLS degree from an accredited ALA institution is preferred.
Will out of state candidates be considered? Yes
Salary Range: $45,000-$50,000
How to apply? The City’s “Application for Employment” can be found at www.leclaireiowa.gov/DIRECTORFORM.dot. A cover letter, resume, and the
Application for Employment must be submitted to the Library Board of Directors via email at
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