Evergreen State College

Olympia , WA
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Associate Dean for Library Operations

Evergreen State College
Olympia, WA Full time
Posted on August 15, 2017

Associate Dean for Library Operations


For complete details and to learn how to apply for this position visit: https://evergreen.edu/employment/.


The Evergreen State College is a progressive, public liberal arts and sciences college located in Olympia, Washington, in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Since opening its doors in 1971, Evergreen has established a national reputation for leadership in developing innovative interdisciplinary, collaborative and team-taught academic programs. The college has a vibrant undergraduate program, graduate programs, and public service centers that constitute a unique academic setting. The college values a student-centered learning environment, a link between theory and practice, and a multicultural community of diverse faculty, students and staff working together. For more information about Evergreen, please visit our college catalog or our website: http://www.evergreen.edu


This is a full-time overtime-exempt position on the Olympia campus of The Evergreen State College. This position is an “at-will” appointment, exempt from Washington State Civil Service rules and the Fair Labor Standards Act overtime requirements.


Under administrative direction, the Associate Dean for Library Operations manages daily operations of the Library, assuring effective, efficient general services and responsive support of the instructional role of the larger organization. This position manages the operational and service side of the library, working collaboratively with the instructional team within an alternative interdisciplinary liberal arts environment.  It provides general oversight of circulation, interlibrary loan, collection care and management, archives, technical services, security and building safety.  This position provides personnel and budget oversight, assists the Dean in identifying and planning strategic initiatives consonant with instructional agendas, maintains awareness of contemporary trends in information technology, ADA compliance and academic librarianship generally, and represents the Library in College governance and professional organizations.


Salary and Benefits: $5,876 – $6,395 per month of full-time work + excellent benefits including paid sick and vacation leave; paid campus holidays; a generous medical, dental, life and disability insurance package; and a tuition waiver program.


Closes: September 5, 2017


The college will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017 in observance of Labor Day.


All requested application materials must be submitted by the deadline in order to be considered.


For details on the application requirements and process visit: https://evergreen.edu/employment/.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.