Head of Public Services


Haslett Library - Haslett, Michigan 48840


Full Time w/ benefits.

Capital Area District Libraries (CADL) provides library services to our local communities seven days per week. All positions except those in the Administrative Offices will require some evening and weekend hours, including Sundays. While this position is currently assigned at the above location, CADL reserves the right to require all employees to be available for assignments at any CADL location.


$63,288 annually

Nature of Work

Under the supervision of the Library Head provides excellent, friendly and user centered services to community members. Provides day to day direction to staff members to develop a culture of continual improvement. Assists the Library Head in coordinating the activities of staff members, setting goals, assigning duties, and scheduling work hours.

Recommends best practices and procedures for adult and youth services and manages collections to optimize materials based on patron needs. 


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Education & Experience

  • Possession of a Master's Degree in Library Science or its equivalent from an ALA accredited program.
  • Possession of a Michigan Librarian’s Professional Certificate.
  • A minimum of two years professional experience in a public library, preferably working in a public service area of a public library serving more than 50,000 people.
  • Supervisory experience preferred.  
    Experience working with children and teens.

To Apply

Posted July 28, 2022. Applications must be received by 5:00 PM, August 11, 2022.

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All applications for employment must be made on the Capital Area District Libraries application form and completed in full. Resumes will not be accepted or evaluated in lieu of application. All applicants must meet the minimum and special eligibility requirements, as listed on this job announcement, for the vacancy and file a timely application in order to be considered. Separate application forms must be submitted for each position for which an applicant wishes to apply.

For More Information

Contact the Capital Area District Libraries