County Librarian

Contra Costa County

One of the largest counties in the nation with a population of over 1.15 million, Contra Costa County is located in the northeastern region of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Area. The County enjoys a diverse population and employment economy, from urban neighborhoods to rural farms, and benefits from an abundance of world-class companies and a multitude of transportation connections.

The Library is supported by an annual department budget of $32.5 million and more than 200 FTEs and 20,000 volunteer hours. With a passion for library services, the ideal candidate will be accomplished at maintaining cooperative relations with diverse communities, have a proven track record of providing organizational leadership in well-managed library systems, and have the pulse on contemporary best practices coupled with the ability to advance innovative ideas.   

Education and experience equivalent to graduation from an ALA certified master’s program and five years’ experience as Library Director or Assistant Director, or head of a major department, serving a population of 250,000+. Salary range $150,814 - $202,106; placement within the range will be DOQE. Salary supplemented by competitive benefits.  Visit for info and to apply by Sunday, December 6, 2020.

Tina White ·  619.948.1786
Teri Black  ·  424.296.3111

Rev & Tax

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 05:22

Cities like Fresno and Ontario have been courting online retail giants with generous sales-tax rebate programs that return as much as 50 to 80% of the tax to the retailers.