The Manager of Special Collections and Museum Services takes the lead in maintaining and expanding accessibility of the local history and archival collections of the library, a small museum and theatre. The overall focus of this position is on positively impacting library visits, use of library collections, digital use and program attendance.
The Manager of Special Collections and Museum Services works directly with the Chief Operating Officer and reports to the Executive Director. The position manages a team of exempt and non-exempt staff and volunteers toward achieving desired results, works in collaboration with other library district managers, and builds good working relationships with outside agencies, schools, museums and funding sources. The position networks with outside professionals to stay current on relevant industry trends, provides assistance to library customers, and represents the library district’s ethics and values. The position provides excellent customer service demonstrating the ability to communicate effectively with people regardless of age, race, sexual orientation, ability level or background.