Branch Manager 1—Stevenson Community Library

Fort Vancouver Regional Library District is recruiting for a creative and community-focused branch manager to provide leadership at Stevenson Community Library, one of 15 libraries throughout our district.

The Branch Manager is involved in the day-to-day operations of the branch as well as serving as the face of the library district within Skamania County and helping lead community outreach and relationship building in the city and rural communities in the county. This position partners with the branch supervisor to supervise a team of four other employees. Besides managing the Stevenson branch, this position is also in charge of two other outlets: North Bonneville Community Library and the Skamania County Bookmobile.

To be considered, applicants must have:

  • Three to five years of related work experience
  • Two to five years of supervising employees with experience managing people or projects
  • Master's degree in Library and Information Science and the ability to obtain Washington State certification upon hire

The ideal candidate would also have experience creating, evaluating and implementing library programs (or similar programs).

Please see our Branch Manager—Stevenson Community Library brochure and the position description below to find out more about this position, its requirements, the Stevenson community, and FVRLibraries.

Typical starting salary is $55,453 per year with an excellent benefits package including health insurance benefits, life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment, short term and long term disability benefits, Washington State PERS retirement and paid time off. No relocation assistance is available for this position.

To apply, please complete the FVRL Application for Employment (PDF) and submit a signed copy along with a résumé and cover letter to by the deadline listed. If submitting electronically, application signature may be collected at time of interview.

Recruitment timeline

First review of applications: July 11, 2018
Video (virtual) interviews: July 23-34, 2018
Final interviews: July 31, 2018; August 8, 2018