Heritage and Arts Library Director, Utah State Library Divison

By IS Lab January 15, 2021

Website Utah State Libraries Division

Job Description

The Department of Heritage & Arts is seeking a State Librarian. This individual is someone who can continue to grow a vibrant library system. The Utah State Library is looking for someone who is enthusiastic, visionary, and public service oriented with excellent management skills, traditional library skills, and the ability to effectively implement emerging technologies. The State Librarian will take responsibility for the library’s strategic plan, manage and oversee a budget over $8.5 million, oversee and manage grants and a staff of 55 employees. The librarian will also partner with over 1,000  school, academic, public and special libraries across the state and work to implement technological innovations.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Library Science.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a public librarian with supervisory and
    administrative experience.
  • Has demonstrated leadership and management experience.

 

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