JOB: 3374 Volunteer/Outreach Coordinator, San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco

The San Francisco Public Library (SFPL)’s Community Programs and Partnerships Division is to support the Mission and Strategic Priorities of SFPL to enhance the Library’s internal and external communication; and community engagement and outreach efforts. Under general direction, the Volunteer Engagement Coordinator will redesign, revamp, and implement a robust volunteer services program for the library system-wide as it relates to the Library’s Strategic Plan. This position reports directly to Community Engagement Manager and supervises volunteers and staff.

Minimum Qualifications:
1. Possession of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university; AND

2. One year (2000 hours) of experience supervising, coordinating or directing volunteer services and/or community outreach services in an organization which provides services to the public.

Substitution: Additional experience supervising, coordinating or directing volunteer and/or community relations services, as described above, may be substituted for up to two years of the required baccalaureate degree on a year-for-year basis.

Desirable Qualifications:
The stated desirable qualifications may be used to identify job finalists at the end of the selection process when candidates are referred for hiring.

  • Experience in recruiting volunteers Experience in supervising, coordinating or directing outreach services
  • Experience working in library services setting
  • Experience working with the public Experience with Volunteer Reporter or other database management software for volunteers
  • Organized and attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to deal courteously, effectively and tactfully with diverse populations including coworkers, the general public and community organizations and groups
  • Ability to work independently and in a collaborative environment
  • Demonstrated client service orientation

Full job description and application instructions available online.

Salary:  $67,002.00 – $81,432.00/year

Application Deadline: 7/20/2016