Monday, November 13, 2017

Librarian/Assistant Director, Abbott Library, Sunapee

Librarian/Assistant Director Position Available

The Abbott Library in Sunapee, New Hampshire is seeking a dynamic and talented library professional with excellent library skills and experience with all facets of community outreach. The Abbott Library is a busy enterprise in its new physical building and in its continually growing digital environment. This individual will provide leadership in this vibrant community library, will work closely with the Library Director in the management of the library, and will be responsible for the functioning of the library in the Director’s absence.

The ideal candidate is smart, strategic, flexible, creative, patient, decisive, and technologically adroit and has a positive attitude.  Additionally, the ideal candidate has demonstrated success aligning people, process and technology; excellent leadership, communication, interpersonal and customer relationship skills; and is capable of interfacing with library and town governing boards, community partners, community stakeholders, town management and library staff and volunteers. 

This is a full-time position (40 hours per week) with competitive benefits. Starting hourly rate of pay is $18.64/hour, $19.11/hour for exceptional candidates. An MLS degree or equivalent library experience is preferred.  Some Saturdays required. A full job description is available on request.

A resumé and cover letter may be emailed to director@abbottlibrary.org by December 18, 2017.