Careers

Branch Manager - Powell Branch Library

Are you someone who would like to be a part of a “Cheers”-like environment where everybody knows your name? Do you believe in leadership instead of management? Do you love working with children and families and teaching others to do the same? Do you like serving a diverse and growing community while working in a cozy and personal environment? If you can answer “yes” to the questions above then we might have the job for you. 

Under the direction of the Deputy Director, the Powell Branch Manager oversees the daily functions of the branch, supervises staff, and provides leadership in customer service relations and community outreach. Skills needed include flexibility and adaptability, problem-solving skills, ability to interpret and apply library policy, ability to organize, plan and make decisions, and the ability to be a self-starter, as well as a team player.

Minimum Qualifications Include: a master’s degree in Library or Information Science from an accredited institution. Previous supervisory and management experience is preferred. This successful candidate for this position will need to have a youth services background with experience leading storytimes and programming for all ages. 

Salary starts at $45,760 a year with an excellent benefits package and a strong institutional commitment to continuing education.

Download and print the application form below, and send completed form, along with resume and cover letter to mlabadie@delawarelibrary.org, or:

Molly Meyers LaBadie
Delaware County District Library
84 E Winter St
Delaware, OH 43015.

Position open until filled. Applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.