Morris Area Public Library is seeking a community-minded individual to serve as Library Director. Located in the Morris historic downtown business district, the library serves a population of approximately 20,000 patrons. The library director is responsible for supervising all library operations. The director, under the direction of the board of trustees, will serve as a liaison to the local community. Responsibilities include developing programs, maintaining collections, and managing staff. The ideal candidate will possess strong organizational, leadership and communication skills, with an ALA-accredited Master’s Degree in Library Science and previous supervisory experience.
- Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited university
- 5 years minimum supervisory experience
- 5 years minimum library experience
- Budget experience
- Strong technology skills
Salary and benefits negotiable based on experience.
To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to directorsearch@morrislibrary.