Job Opening – Library Branch Manager: Southern Prairie Library System – Altus

May 20, 2022

Library Branch Manager:

Develops and presents programs for all ages, maintains library collections, provides leadership, direction, staff supervision and training.

Ensures that outstanding customer service is provided to patrons of all ages.

Builds relationships with community organizations.

Minimum Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a related field with three years or more of library experience in a supervisory position.
  • Demonstrated performance in a management position.
  • Preferred: MLS/MLIS from an ALA accredited program with two years of public library supervisory experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • High level competency with computer services, software, digital literacy programming, social media, networking, and emerging technologies.
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership and team building skills.
  • Demonstrated public program development and implementation.

Schedule: Full-time position, 40 hours per week, includes some evenings and Saturdays.
Send letter of introduction, application (download), a complete resume and the contact information for three professional references to:

Executive Director
Southern Prairie Library System
421 N. Hudson
Altus, OK  73521

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.