Job Posting: Director of Digital Experience, Pierce County (WA) Libraries

Carson Block librarylandtech at GMAIL.COM
Thu Oct 31 17:23:47 EDT 2013

**Please excuse cross-postings**

Hi Folks!

I'm recruiting for the job listed below -- a new position we have created
for the Pierce County Libraries in the Tacoma, WA area:

*Director of Digital Experience
(IT and Virtual Experience)
Pierce County Library***


Can you harness the power of people and technology to deliver exceptional
library services? Then join a Library engaged in community-driven services
to lead staff in creating the Pierce County Library’s technology and
digital infrastructure and services, and in delivering an innovative and
exciting future to residents of the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Pierce
County Library, a 2013 National Medal for Libraries recipient, serves
558,000 residents of 15 cities and unincorporated Pierce County through 18
branches and online services.

The successful candidate will help shape the technological environment
(both digital and physical) as our technology visionary in this newly
created, executive level position.

Immediate work includes leading creation of a new department that
integrates the work of the technical IT department and public service
Virtual Services into one department. The Library’s strategic Technology
Plan, created by staff with input from customers, will guide the vision of
this vital department, which will provide a superior and up-to-date online
and technology experience for customers and staff.

The successful candidate will

·    Have both strong technical IT skills and a commitment and
understanding of customer service.

·    Have demonstrated skill in project management and supervision.

·    Be a strategic thinker and an excellent communicator.

·    Have proven ability to lead and implement change, develop and lead
staff, build teams, work cross-functionally and participate in a System
that continually improves.

·    Serve as a member of the Library’s Administrative Team.

·    Ensure community members have opportunities to learn, explore, read
and enrich their lives through technology.

If you are results oriented, committed to collaboration and you believe
that Pierce County Library can be the community’s first choice for the
discovery and exchange of information and ideas, your next career move may
be with us.

*Pay Grade: $7,038- $9,549 monthly. *FLSA Exempt, Management (non
union-represented) position.

*Schedule: Forty (40) hours per week *on a regular schedule to be
determined at time of hire. Must be able to work evenings and weekends,
substitute for other staff, and attend meetings.

*Application Requirements: *In addition to completing the application,
please also include a *cover letter and a resume. *Apply through the site
below no later than* 8:00 a.m. on Monday, November 25, 2013.*








*Carson Block Consulting Inc.*
*Technology Vision.  Technology Power.  Your Library.*
voice: (970) 673-7475


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