Branch Manager— Meridian Library District (Idaho)

Post date: Apr 16, 2020

Are you looking for a library management role where you can lead a team committed to exceptional service? Be part of a transformational library committed to connecting the community to new and creative resources in meaningful ways.

This full time Branch Manager position is responsible for:

  • Managing branch employees and participating in daily service and operations within the branch.
  • Leading a high performing team.
  • Developing customer service strategies, departmental goals, and program plans.
  • Budget and grant writing.
  • Evaluating and interpreting library policies and procedures for staff and the public. Resolving patron issues in a positive, friendly manner.
  • Participating as a strategic member of the leadership team.
  • Partnering actively with city, school, cultural and community groups to promote library services.

Number of Hours: 40+ hours per week

Rate of Pay: $57,000 to $67,000 per year, depending on experience

Benefits: Eligible for a competitive benefits package including generous paid time-off, PERSI, 457b deferred compensation plan, and 100% employer paid monthly health insurance premium for employee medical, dental, and vision coverage with the option to add dependents and spouse at reasonable, low cost rates. For a full description of the benefits associated with this position, download the PDF here.

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Position Close Date: Open Until Filled

Why Idaho? Meridian, Idaho is an active and safe place to raise a family and has easy access to a variety of outdoor recreational activities. Meridian Library District is a 2019 recipient of the National Medal for Museum and Library Service and the GFOA’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award.