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The Tilley & District Public Library Board is accepting applications for the position of Library Manager.

Job Title
: Library Manager
Location: Hamlet of Tilley
Status: Permanent, Part-Time
Salary: $15 to $20/hour based on experience
Date Posted: January 19, 2024
Closing Date: When a suitable candidate is found

Come Work With Us!

The Tilley & District Public Library Board is looking for a welcoming, outgoing individual to fill the role of library manager for its public library. 

The successful candidate will report to the library board and will be responsible for the provision of quality library services to the community and surrounding area.
The Library Manager is responsible for managing the library in accordance with Board and provincial guidelines, policies and by-laws. As the person in charge of all library-related administration, we are looking for a highly efficient, organized and self motivated individual with the ability to multitask.

The Library Manager will be required to work daytime, evening shifts, (based on work schedules). Some travel may also be required. Library work will involve some lifting.
The successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. A vulnerable sector police check will also be required.

This part-time position has an average workweek of 10-15 hours per week and an hourly wage starting at $15/hour.

The anticipated start date for this position is as soon as possible.

Desired Education/Experience:

  • Library Technician Diploma, public library experience would be an asset.
  • Paid training will be provided.
  • Experience working with volunteer boards would be an asset.
  • Knowledge and practical experience with computers, internet, online library resources, and various software programs is a must.

How To Apply:

  • Please submit a cover letter and resume, clearly outlining how your experience and qualifications meet the requirements of the position to: Shirley Wester (Board Chair), at tadlsab876@gmail.com.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply via email as soon as possible. This posting will remain open until filled.

Absolutely no phone calls or in person visits please. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Tilley & District Library Society (Board) thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

View the full job description here.