City of Huntington Beach: Director of Library Services

City of Huntington Beach

Position: Director of Library Services

Deadline: Applications requested by September 14, 2007.

Known as "Surf City?" due to its abundance of beaches; sunny, warm Mediterranean climate; and casual California lifestyle, Huntington Beach (pop. 201,000+) enjoys a library system with an outstanding reputation for serving the educational, informational, and cultural needs of its residents and visitors. With a Central Library and four branches, the Director will oversee a highly-skilled staff of 37, numerous volunteers, and a 2007/08 budget of almost $6 million. The Director will be a visionary, creative, and energetic leader who will serve as an advocate for positive enhancement and focus on future community needs. Requires 8+ years' increasingly responsible library administration experience and a Master's degree in library science or a related field. Salary range is $129,942 to $141,294 DOQ.

To apply for this outstanding career opportunity, please send your resume and cover letter electronically to:

Peckham & McKenney
apply@peckhamandmckenney.com

Please do not hesitate to call Bobbi Peckham toll-free at (866) 912-1919 if you have any questions regarding this position or recruitment process.