Forgive the Cross Posting.
We are looking for a dynamic leader for the Marine Corps Community Services
Library System in Southern California !
Supervisory Librarian position at Marine Air Ground Task Force Training
Command, Twentynine Palms, CA
NF-4 Salary $60,523 - $66,784
Apply - 04/02/2019 to 04/16/2019
Posted on www.usajobs.gov
Click on Prospective Employees
Job ID: 36917
The Marine Corps Community Services Library on board MAGTFTC Twentynine
Palms is the 4th busiest library in the USMC system with a staff of 16.
The position oversees the Combat Center Main Library and the Shadow Mountain
Children's and Teen Branch Library. The Library also oversees an unmanned
Reading Room at Bridgeport Mountain Warfare Training Center located in
Toiyabe National Forest in Northern California.
The MCCS Leadership is very supportive of the Library Program and encourages
out-of-the-box thinking and creative programming to provide Library services
to Marines and families. The Twentynine Palms Library has been converted to
the Semper FindIt Bookstore classification model and has an active
Twentynine Palms, CA is located in the high Mojave Desert, elevation 2,000
feet, in San Bernardino County. http://www.ci.twentynine-palms.ca.us/about
The City is renowned for its world class murals and artists, supportive
business climate, pristine air, beautiful natural surroundings, desert and
mountain vistas, and friendly family lifestyle. The installation borders
Joshua Tree National Park where you can hike the vast desert wilderness and
experience world class rock climbing. https://www.nps.gov/jotr/index.htm
and the Mojave National Preserve https://www.nps.gov/moja/index.htm
Southern California offers many opportunities for off-duty activities, from
the beaches and surfing to hiking the desert and skiing in the mountains,
all of which can be found not far from the installation.
Housing in Twentynine Palms is affordable for families, singles, seniors,
and retirees. Homes range from large modern residences, custom homes,
ranches and rural living properties to medium-sized subdivision dwellings,
apartment complexes, and artist studios. Median home sales price is in the
mid-$100,000 range, and rentals are plentiful in all price ranges.
Palm Springs, CA http://www.visitpalmsprings.com/ is located 60 miles
southwest of Twentynine Palms.
Los Angeles, CA is located 150 miles west of Twentynine Palms.
San Diego, CA is located 170 miles southwest of Twentynine Palms.
Las Vegas, NV is located 190 miles northeast of Twentynine Palms.
I can answer any questions.
Cynthia Shipley, MLS
Library Program Director
HQMC, Marine and Family Division (MFR)
3280 Russell Road
Quantico, VA 22134
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