DATE ENTERED: June 5, 2018
LOCATION: Frederick County Public Libraries, Maryland
APPLY BY: 4:00 pm June 21, 2018

Calling all dynamic leaders!  Join the vibrant, community-minded team at Frederick County Public Libraries!  We are seeking a creative, energetic, and visionary leader for the Urbana Regional Library.  This large branch serves a diverse, active, and growing community just southeast of downtown Frederick city.  

Located in Central Maryland between Washington D.C. and Baltimore, FCPL is a rapidly developing system.  By facilitating the public’s freedom to explore, invent, and transform, we connect people to ideas and to each other, helping to foster individual and community growth.
This professional managerial and supervisory position is responsible for the general operation and management of the regional library, and for ensuring the delivery of quality library service to the public.  Training, supervision and direction will be given to the branch staff. Supervision is received from the Associate Director, Public Service.

Hiring Range:  $58,548.00 - $70,257.00 Annually

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Master of Library Science degree from an American Library Association accredited program
  • Minimum 4 years of recent (within the past 10 years) progressively responsible work experience in library management, which must include:
    • Minimum 2 years public library work experience at the middle management level or higher (e.g. Department Head in multi-department library, Director of a small library, Branch Manager of a small branch, etc.); and
    • Minimum 2 years work experience supervising (direct reports) professional and/or paraprofessional staff
  • Professional Public Librarian certification from the Maryland State Office of Education, or the ability to fulfill this requirement within 6 months of hire

Deadline to apply: 4:00 pm June 21, 2018.  For complete job description and to apply go to