Library Director (Full-time/Salary)

Summary of position:

The Gibson Memorial Library in Creston, IA is seeking a dynamic and innovative library director with demonstrated leadership abilities. The Library Director supports the library mission, vision and values through exceptional leadership and dedicated customer focus.

The Library Director is responsible for managing the facility, budget, staff development,     The Library Director oversees the day-to-day operations including technology, collection development, publicity, programming and the library’s social media presence. The full job description is available at .

The Library Director will be responsible for building strong community partnerships.  

Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college, three years library experience and the State Library of Iowa Public Library Director Endorsement. Preferred qualifications include a Master’s Degree in Library Science/Library Information Science, experience in library administration and five years of library experience.

Salary range: $50,000 - $56,000 per year, commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Please send letter of application, resume, and three professional references to

Review of applications will begin on Monday, June 27, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.