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Library Director

Job Description:

The Ecorse Public Library is hiring a new director, for a unique and exciting opportunity!

The library is located in the heart of the City of Ecorse, Michigan, the eastern border of which is formed by the beautiful Detroit River. The library is a short walk away from the John D. Dingell riverfront park, where Storytime and other library events are enjoyed by our community. Our attractive Mid-Century style building is currently getting an extensive makeover to modernize facilities and our residents are eagerly awaiting its reopening. The library is part of The Library Network, with access to approximately 5 million library items in our shared library catalog. Library users can request these materials for free delivery to the library. The library also provides online access to our Overdrive ebook collection and other database resources.

We are currently looking for a new library director to lead Ecorse Public Library into the future. With a service population of just under 10,000 residents, EPL is a Class 3 library in Michigan. The library is established under Michigan law as a PA 164, Section 1, City Library, with an appointed governing Board of Trustees. The city has authorized a non-voted millage of 1 mil, and an additional voted millage of .25 is also currently in place. This position supervises one full time librarian, and two part time library clerks.  

The hourly salary is $32. The position offers health, vision, and dental care policies, as well as life insurance and a deferred contribution plan with 10% employer contribution. 

Job Compensation

$32.00 per hour

How To Apply

To apply, please send resume, cover letter, and three references to Alice Howard

Closing Date

Open until filled

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