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Library Services Consultant
Marigold Library System – Strathmore, Alberta

Marigold Library System is seeking an innovative and resourceful full-time librarian who is passionate about developing and delivering exceptional public library service in a regional library system setting. The successful candidate will be a dynamic and collaborative team player with exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.

With a flexible work schedule, you can develop your strengths by building community partnerships, working with member library staff and library boards, training, programming and providing expert consultation on public library organization and management. As a member of the Marigold management team, you can make a difference in people’s lives and contribute to the vitality of rural and urban communities.

Education and Experience Required

  • MLS or equivalent from an ALA accredited library school
  • Experience in a public library or public library system
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Knowledge of trends in library service delivery, online services, social media and MS Office

Marigold Library System provides progressive public library services to over 320,000 residents in south-central Alberta through 44 municipalities, 37 member library boards, 36 libraries, 11 book deposits, two inter-library loan pickup lockers and a mail service. As a member of TRAC (The Regional Automation Consortium), RISE Network and TAL (The Alberta Library), Marigold is committed to collaboration and innovation. Find out more about Marigold and the RISE Network.

The Town of Strathmore has a population of over 13,000 residents and is located 40 km east of Calgary on the Trans-Canada Highway (25-minute commute from city limits).

Salary range: $68,700 - $90,663 per annum with an excellent benefits package.

Interested candidates are asked to submit a resume and cover letter, along with three references, to:

Laura Taylor, Deputy CEO
Marigold Library System
710 2nd St
Strathmore, AB T1P 1K4
Email: jobs@marigold.ab.ca

Closing date for this position is Friday, September 27, 2019 at 4:30pm.

We thank all candidates for their interest in the position; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.