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Deputy Director of Community Services - Library

companyCity of Richmond, California
locationRichmond, CA 94804, USA
PublishedPublished: 1/29/2023
Full Time

City of Richmond, California

Deputy Director of Community Services - Library
Monthly salary range: $9,024 to $14,364

Final filing date: Open until filled.

Richmond is a waterfront city of approximately 116,000 on the east shore of San Francisco Bay, five miles north of Berkeley and seven miles “as the crow flies” from downtown San Francisco. In WWII, Richmond had the largest and most productive shipyards in the world, proudly celebrated today by the Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park. Richmond is one of the most racially and ethnically diverse cities in the Bay Area and has one of the most progressive city governments in California.

Under the administrative direction of the Director of Community Services and with the advice of the Library Commission, the Deputy Director of Community Services plans - Library, organizes, coordinates and controls the programs of Richmond Library; designs, plans and evaluates the work of the library, provides leadership and expert professional assistance to the management team and staff; and performs other related work as required.

The ideal candidate will be an outstanding communicator and have strong interpersonal skills. This individual will think strategically and make sound decisions while effectively leading and managing change and addressing short-term challenges while maintaining a long-term vision. The Deputy Director will be comfortable with coordinating long range planning and community interaction as well as communicate resource needs to the Community Services Director, City Manager, City Council and Mayor to successfully deliver services to the community. The ideal candidate will promote staff development, foster a team environment through collaboration and respectful management and will support the City’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.

To learn more and to apply, please go to:

For more information contact:

Pam Derby
CPS HR Consulting

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
City of Richmond website:

The City of Richmond is an equal opportunity employer.

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