Title: Library Director
Lewistown Public Library, MT 59457
Open Date: April 8, 2021
Close Date: Open until filled
Salary: $40,000/yr (more depending on experience)
Hours: Full Time, Salaried
Benefits: To be discussed at interview
The Library Director performs professional and administrative library functions requiring specialized knowledge in all areas of public library services. This position focuses on management of the Lewistown Public Library, the personnel of the Library, and all programs, activities, and volunteers. The Library Director upholds Montana's Code Annotated, confidentiality laws and maintains the integrity of the Lewistown Public Library.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Must have the knowledge and ability to maintain a balanced and relevant library collection.
Demonstrates good interpersonal skills in meeting with patrons, staff and the community.
Knowledge and experience with computer technology, networking and security. Must obtain a valid Montana Driver's License.
A Master of Library or Information Science, or equivalent Masters. Will consider a Bachelor’s Degree with equivalent experience. A minimum of 2 years of administrative and supervisory experience in a library is preferred. Must earn and maintain State Library Certification.
Able to move around the facility, walk, sit, bend, climb, kneel, carry and stoop; ability to use hand and finger motion with enough dexterity to use computers and handle library items.
Lift up to twenty five pounds, or greater with assistance. Must have specific vision abilities (adjusted) that include close and distance vision with good depth perception.
Contact Lewistown Job Service for the complete Library Director Job Description.
How to Apply
Submit Cover Letter, Resume, and two letters of reference to Lewistown Job Service, 773 Airport Rd, Lewistown, MT 59457.
Or email Cover Letter, Resume, and two letters of reference to Lewistown Library Board of Trustees. firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional links to research Lewistown, Montana
Lewistown Job Service: montanaworks.gov/job-service-montana
Lewistown Public Library: lewistownlibrary.org
City of Lewistown Government: www.cityoflewistown.com
Lewistown Chamber of Commerce: www.lewistownchamber.com
Enjoy Lewistown – Find Your Center: www.enjoylewistown.com
Hidden Montana: hiddenmt.com
Lewistown Public Library
701 W. Main St
Lewistown, MT 59457
City of Lewistown
305 W. Watson St
Lewistown, MT 59457