Friday, March 11, 2016

Library Director

Chester Public Library The Town of Chester seeks a creative, highly motivated individual with a strong public service orientation to direct all phases of library operations for our community of 4000.  Our Library Director oversees all aspects of day-to-day library operations, including staffing, collection development, community relations, programming, and budgeting.  The Director assists the Library Trustees in the development of policies and long range plans and works with town officials and community groups (including a vital Friends group) to assure the highest quality library service for the community.   The successful applicant will be committed to the importance of the library in the community, have strong technology skills and have demonstrated leadership capabilities in a public library or related setting.  An MLS and prior experience with library construction/renovation are plusses.  A valid driver’s license is required.  For a complete job description, visit   This is a 32-hour per week position with benefits and a competitive salary.  Send letter of interest, resume and three professional references to  Deadline:  April 15, 2016.  Chester is an Equal Opportunity employer.