City of Huntington Beach: Director of Library Services

City of Huntington Beach

Position: Director of Library Services

Deadline: Applications requested by September 12, 2008.

Buffalo State College is accepting applications for an acquisitions librarian at faculty rank and status. Competitive salary.

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 (one to be demolished and replaced with a $7 million new Library), 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 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 $130,811 to $145,600 DOQ.

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

Peckham & McKenney

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

Resume Filing Deadline: September 12, 2008