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Posted by: Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library

Posted date: 2017-Nov-20

Location: Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library

The Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library invites qualified individuals to submit their application for the position of Library Director. Located in Fitzgerald, Georgia, in central Georgia, the Library serves a community of 20,000 citizens in Ben Hill County.
Located in historic downtown Fitzgerald, the Library offers a variety of library services for all ages. We present programming and outreach services for children, young adults, and adults. The new Director can expect to work closely as part of an engaged and involved community, with a supportive Board of Trustees, and an active Friends of the Library group.
To learn about the Library and the community, please visit our website at
Job Title Director
Start Date
Library/Institution Name Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library
Salary State scale
Certification Required? Yes
City Fitzgerald
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Public
Qualifications Applicants must possess a Masters degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited institution and a grade 5-B certification from the Georgia State Board for the certification of Librarians (or the ability to obtain this certification).
All applicants should possess knowledge of library programming and outreach services, personnel practices, facility operation and maintenance, financial management skills and the ability and interest to work closely with community partners and governmental organizations.
Additionally required is a minimum of five years professional public library experience. Managerial experience, knowledge of fiscal management, demonstrated leadership, and public relations skills preferred.
The ability and interest to work closely with community members and community and governmental organizations is highly recommended for this position.
Application Instructions Please send a cover letter, resume, and at least three (3) professional references to:


(Postal Address)
Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library
Attn: Director Search Committee
123 North Main Street
Fitzgerald, GA 31750
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Special Notes Open until filled

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