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    Posted: 06/Mar/2012 at 11:35am
We are seeking an energetic, collaborative, and innovative leader to serve as our library director. The ideal candidate will work with our talented staff and community residents to continue our tradition of excellence in providing collections and award-winning programs that meet the diverse needs of our nearly one million residents.
We’re looking for director who will:
Communicate the importance and value of library service in the digital age and increase public awareness of services the library provides
Provide outstanding public service during a period of declining revenues and increased use
Deploy technology that improves the customers’ experience
Encourage and support staff in their efforts to develop new 
and innovative programs to serve the increasingly diverse 
residents of the City
Partner with other City departments, San José State University, school districts, community organizations, and local businesses etc. to enhance and expand service to shared audiences
Plan for opening the four recently completed branch libraries and the design and construction of the Southeast Branch, the final Bond-funded branch construction project
Provide leadership in the development of a strategic plan that is responsive to local needs
Participate in the City’s efforts to place a ballot measure for voter approval for the renewal of the Library Parcel Tax
Mentor and coach staff to prepare them to assume leadership positions as they become vacant
Our quality of life is unsurpassed. With an average of 300 days of sunshine a year, those living and working in San José can enjoy the City’s many attractions, cultural and performing arts, sports and recreation opportunities, and year-round festivals and celebrations.

Learn more about our city, our library system, the position, and how to apply at www.JuneGarcia.com or by contacting June Garcia, Library Consultant at 303.522.2225.

Salary range for this at-will position is $127,417 - $199,154 plus a generous benefits package. Applications received by April 10, 2012 will receive first consideration.

The City of San José is an Equal Opportunity Employer.





June Garcia LLC
Library Consultant
1195 South Harrison Street
Denver, Colorado 80210

Office:     303 757-7420
Mobile:    303 522-2225
Email:     June@JuneGarcia.com
Web:       www.JuneGarcia.com
Skype:     june_m_garcia
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