Date de publication: 25 oct 2017
Date limite: 15 nov 2017
Branch Manager
Full Time Permanent – 35 hours / week

The New Tecumseth Public Library serves the vital, developing municipality of New Tecumseth with a population of 34,000 and a combination of rural and urban components. We are a medium sized public library system with three branches with an annual operating budget of approximately $1.5 million. The library uses the SIRSI-Dynix Symphony circulation system and offers Internet access at all branches. If you are looking for an interesting career and an opportunity to make a significant contribution to the growth of our library system, this opportunity may be for you. We are seeking an experienced and motivated, people-oriented candidate to fill this position. The Chief Executive Officer and Library Board will look to the new Branch Manager to help guide the planning of a solid, innovative future for NTPL by implementing strategic priorities that reflect the organization’s mission, vision and values.
  • MLS or MLIS Degree from an accredited graduate program.
  • At least 2 years of supervisory/management experience in library services; experience in a unionized working environment would be an asset.
  • Experience in strategic and operational planning, administration, and the provision of programs.
  • The ability to achieve results and implement change.
  • The skills to develop and implement a marketing and public relations plan.
  • The ability to maintain and enhance community partnerships.
  • Demonstrated success as a motivator of staff and in establishing good internal communications and ongoing staff engagement
  • Above average interpersonal and communication skills in order to maintain excellent relationships between the library and its various stakeholders.
  • A strong desire to be an integral part of the NTPL community.
  • The ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously.
  • Experience working with volunteer organizations specifically Friends of the Library.
SALARY RANGE: $62,043.80 - $77,444.64
Please submit your cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format to
no later than 4:30 pm on November 15, 2017
Please quote competition #2017-66 in the subject line of your email.
We thank you for your interest, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Information collected will be used solely for the purpose of candidate selection, in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information & Protection of Privacy Act
The New Tecumseth Public Library is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. If contacted for an interview, please advise if you require accommodation.