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Library Director IV
TOMPKINS COUNTY CIVIL SERVICE VACANCY
Inclusion Through Diversity

Application link: https://www.tompkinscivilservice.org/civilservice/vacancies

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Tompkins County Department of Human Resources Office
125 E. Court Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 274-5526

Tompkins County is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply

TITLE: LIBRARY DIRECTOR IV

EXAM NO: 68079

SALARY: Salary Range: $95,000 - $125,000 Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

EXAM DATE: 02/15/21

ISSUE DATE: 01/01/21

THE FINAL DATE TO FILE APPLICATIONS: 01/31/21

DATE THAT THIS ANNOUNCEMENT SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM POSTING: 03/01/21

RESIDENCY WAIVED

LOCATION OF POSITIONS/VACANCIES:
There is currently one anticipated vacancy in the title of Library Director IV located at the Tompkins County Public Library. The
eligible list resulting from this training and experience examination may be used to fill all appropriate full-time, part-time, and/or
temporary vacancies that may occur during the life of the eligible list. The training and experience examination is being ran in
conjunction with the Library Director vacancy posting.
Position: Library Director IV
Organization: Tompkins County
Location: Ithaca,  NY 
United States
Salary: $95,000 - $125,000
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 1/7/2021
Requirements MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from an ALA Accredited school or program with a graduate degree in library or information studies AND possession of, or eligibility for, a New York State Public Librarian’s Professional Certificate AND eight years of satisfactory professional library experience in a library of recognized
standing, two years of which must have been in an administrative* capacity.

* Administrative experience shall include but not be limited to at least two activities such as institutional planning, organizing, budgeting, communicating or
any other experience that would be considered qualifying as determined by the Commissioner of Personnel.

Tompkins County is Committed to Equity and Inclusion. We encourage those with similar values to apply.

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:
This is a professional leadership position under the general direction of the Board of Trustees. The Library Director has overall responsibility for carrying
out the goals and objectives of the Tompkins County Public Library and for supervising its professional librarians and support staff. This responsibility
includes the management of annual and long range planning, service delivery, comprehensive programs, government relations, public and community
relations, physical facilities, fiscal affairs, resource development, personnel and labor relations, and compliance with all laws and regulations. The
incumbent also ensures that the library goals and objectives reflect the library’s strategic plan, including its mission statement and the needs of populations
to be served, and that these goals and objectives are communicated to the library’s public. The incumbent performs all related duties as required.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:
Develops, implements, and periodically evaluates a multi-year strategic plan which addresses the library’s mission and strategic direction;
Status: This listing expires on: 2/6/2021
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Organization Information
Name:
Tompkins County
Address:
125 E. Court Street

Ithaca,  NY 14850
United States
Email:
Lworkman@tompkins-co.org
Phone:
(607) 274-5526
Fax:
Contact:
Larry Workman, Recruitment Administrator - Tompkins County Human Resources