This librarian must have a Master's degree in library science, plus at least five years of related library experience, including at least one year of supervisory and administrative experience; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Knowledge of: methods, policies, practices, principles, and procedures of professional library management, including budgeting and financing techniques; local, state, and national library interest and professional groups; management and supervisory techniques; personnel policies and procedures; and library reference systems. Skill/Ability to: supervise, motivate, train, and evaluate employees; demonstrate proficiency in both oral and written communication; establish effective working relationships with area organizations, schools, employees, representatives of other libraries, vendors, and the general public; and operate office equipment, including fax machine, copier, calculator, microfilm reader, and computer using standard word processing, spreadsheet, and data inquiry software.
Operates library efficiently and ensures that the library meets the needs of the community by defining, administering, and evaluating library goals and procedures; overseeing library employees; preparing annual budget; promoting the library; procuring materials; assisting patrons; and managing all phases of library operations.
$35,668 To $53,494 Annually ($ 17.14/hr -
Wednesday, July 16, 2003 until filled
All interested applicants must apply on a City of Alamogordo application available at City Hall, 1376 E. Ninth Street, Alamogordo, NM 88310
Applications are available at
THE CITY OF ALAMOGORDO IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER