Lead Branch Supervisor Walkerton , ON


The Corporation of the County of Bruce

Requires a

Branch Supervisor – Port Elgin / Southampton – Full Time

"Bold and beautiful Bruce County... a healthy, caring community of prosperity and innovation."

Bruce County is seeking experienced applicants for the full time position of Lead Branch Supervisor with the Library Services department, located in the Port Elgin/Southampton library branches.Reporting to the Assistant Director, the Lead Branch Supervisor is responsible for the day-to-day management of two branches in the County Library system, and corresponding branch staff.The Supervisor is responsible for circulation, programming, collection maintenance and community outreach.


  • Two year diploma in Library and Information Technician or SOLS EXCEL certificate plus three years of experience working in a library
  • Three years of previous experience, with at least two years in a supervisory position in a unionized environment
  • Ability to delegate, set expectations, and monitor progress of all direct reports
  • Ability to identify issues and implement creative and strategic solutions
  • Ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret goals, objectives, and policies
  • Experience with coaching and employee development
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Advanced computer skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs
  • Proven ability to supervise and manage support staff


  • Masters of Library & Information Sciences

Interested applicants should review the entire job posting at www.brucecounty.on.ca , and then apply online, following the outlined process. Deadline for applications is midnight on Monday September 28, 2020.

Personal information contained in applications will be used for recruitment purposes and collected as per the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter M.56.

The Corporation of the County of Bruce is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process.If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.

We thank all applicants in advance, but regret that only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Closes: 28 September, 2020

Bruce County
Walkerton , ON