Provincial Information & Library Resources Board
Incumbent Returns

Central Division
Gander, NL

DUTIES: This position is responsible for providing professional support to
the Division Manager of the Central Division in planning, organizing,
implementing, directing and promoting public library services in 33
communities. Specific responsibilities include: personnel administration,
including the recruitment, training, supervision and motivation of
Division staff; the selection of library materials and advising provincial
selectors of the libraries’ collection requirements; assists in the
promotion of services and programs within the Division; liaises closely
with Division staff in 33 public libraries, the Divisional Library Board
and the Local Library Boards; meets with community groups, associations,
government departments and agencies to discuss and plan local initiatives
involving public libraries; assists in the preparation of budget estimates
and the monitoring/controlling of the budget; participates at the senior
management level as part of the PILRB’s management team.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Requires a good knowledge of library material selection
practices and tools, personnel issues, public library systems and current
library trends. Must demonstrate strong organizational, supervisory,
communication and public relations skills as well as strong leadership and
interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently. Must possess a
valid driver’s licence and be able to travel and meet with local library
boards and other organizations on evenings and on weekends.  The required
knowledge and abilities would normally be acquired through successful
completion of a Masters in Library Science/Library Information Science
(MLS/MLIS) degree from an accredited university, or equivalent combination
of education and experience.

CLOSING DATE:           June 1, 2007
COMPETITION #:          PILRB-AM-07-03
PAY RANGE:              HL 21- $50,045 - $65,058
CONTACT:                MAIL:  Mr. Charles Cameron
                        Director of Regional Services
                        Provincial Information and Library Resources
                        48 St. George’s Ave.
                        Stephenville, NL   A2N 1K9

                        FAX: (709) 643-0925

Applications should be received before the close of business on the
closing date. Late applications with explanation may be considered.  A
separate application must be submitted for each competition.  For
additional information on this position, call (709) 643-0922/651-5351.


Charles Cameron
Director of Regional Services
Provincial Information and Library Resources Board
48 St. George's Ave.
Stephenville, NL
A2N 1K9

Tel: (709) 643-0922
Fax: (709) 643-0925
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