Friday, October 03, 2014

Library Director - Levi E. Coe Library, Middlefield

Library Director - Levi E. Coe Library, Middlefield, is seeking applicants for the full time position of Library Director. The library is an association library with a dedicated staff, funded by the Town of Middlefield and private donations. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: administering, supervising and directing all library services and staff, preparing and overseeing budget; developing other sources of revenue such as grants from state and federal sources and private donations, maintaining strong working relationship with town officials, area leaders and library Board of Directors.  Additional duties include; enhancing the libraries collection to reflect interests of the community, implementing new technologies to meet the changing needs of the library and representing the library at a local, state, and national level as needed. The candidate must have a vision for the future and desire to work in a small community. Qualifications: MLS from an ALA accredited university, two years supervisory experience and strong interpersonal skills. Benefit package available. Salary: $48,230. Position is a 35-hour week including some evenings and occasional Saturdays. Send resume to: or mail: Search Committee, Levi E. Coe Library, P.O. Box 458, Middlefield, CT, 06455.