Library Director - Catawba County Libraries


Catawba County seeks an innovative community-focused leader to serve as its next Library Director. The ideal candidate will have experience cultivating community partnerships and communicating effectively with a diverse range of stakeholders, with extensive knowledge of library best practices. In a progressive environment that fosters excellence in public service, the Catawba County Library System currently includes seven library locations, a Library to Go Outreach service, a TechConnect makerspace, and 35 full-time equivalent employees, with a total operating budget of $3.1M.  Services in Catawba County are collaborative, community-focused, and cutting-edge; the next Library Director will be one with the vision and demonstrated skills to continue this trajectory and take the system to the next level. 

Qualifications: ALA Accredited Master’s in Library Science and 5 years of experience in a public library system as a director, assistant director, or major division leader (i.e.: Branch Librarian with supervisory responsibility). Must have or be able to obtain NC Public Librarian Certification.

Salary: $79,633.08 - $100,000.00