Regional Branch Manager (Librarian IV)- Fairfax, VA

Position: Regional Branch Manager (Librarian IV)
Location: Fairfax County Government, Fairfax, VA
Salary: $65,825.00 – $109,708.00 (Yearly Salary)

Full vacancy announcement available at ALA Joblist.

Description:
Manages a regional library and supervises approximately 40-80 staff and volunteers. Leads the branch management team and is accountable for effective management of the library within a 23-branch system. Directly supervises key management staff. In consultation with the branch coordinator, participates in the development of long-range plans for the branch, ensuring consistency with system goals. Ensures that members of the public receive courteous, efficient service. Sees that the building is well maintained and that the collection and equipment serves community needs. Trains and counsels staff and evaluates their performance. Analyzes workload to ensure efficient staff scheduling that corresponds to hours of peak demand. Implements system policies and forwards recommendations for appropriate changes to library administration. Works with customers and community organizations to explain available services and identify needs. Promotes good relations between the library and the community. May develop special programs geared to the needs, interests and demographics of the service area. Provides direct service to the public using both print and non-print resources to respond to patron requests. Works with the collection management office to improve the quality and usefulness of the library’s collection. Works with community groups to encourage library use and to assist in making the library more customer friendly. May serve on system-wide or community project teams as appropriate.

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