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Library Service Manager Jobs in Toronto, ON at Toronto Public Library

Title: Library Service Manager

Company: Toronto Public Library

Location: Toronto, ON

Under the general direction of the designated Manager, responsible for the
management of departments, branches or corporate projects.

DUTIES:
Manages the daily operations and services of departments or branches
Effectively communicates policies, programs and services to internal and external

stakeholders
Ensures the achievement of goals and objectives for the area of responsibility
Recommends annual budget allocations and maintains budget control
Assumes responsibility for the department or area in the absence of the Area

Manager
Hires new staff, transfers, promotes, approves wage increases and confirms

performance evaluations
Disciplines, terminates, participates in grievance procedures and administers

collective agreements as required
Manages training, development and supervision of all levels of staff in the area of

responsibility
Represents the Library in appropriate community and professional organizations
Designs, manages and monitors performance measures for the area of responsibility
Plans and manages the annual delivery of programs, events, displays and exhibits

appropriate to the designated community
Contributes to service development and delivery through leadership in system

committees or projects
Ensures safe and welcoming facilities and environments.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Post graduate university degree in library or information science from an accredited

program, or a recognized library degree equivalent
Experience in managing a team of professional and support staff, preferably in the

area of responsibility
Demonstrated ability to establish effective working relationships and collaborative

work approaches
Committed to providing efficient, responsive and innovative service to clients
Demonstrated capacity for problem solving, results orientation and creativity
Highly developed oral and written communication skills
Superior facilitation and interpersonal skills
Knowledge of developments in library field and relevant legislation
Proven ability in managing change.

SALARY:$95,596.80 (2020 Rate, Wage Grade 7)

HOW TO APPLY:E-mail your cover letter and resume, quoting the Job Posting #21-641EXT, to:
recruitment@torontopubliclibrary.ca. We thank all applicants and advise that only those
selected for an interview will be contacted.

COVID-19 vaccines are a requirement of the job unless you have an exemption on a medical or
other protected ground pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code.

The Toronto Public Library invites applications from all qualified individuals. The Library is
committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications
from visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual
orientation or gender identity.

Upon request, accommodation will be provided for persons with disabilities through all stages
of the recruitment and selection process.

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