Job Posting

Director, Service Innovation

Halifax Public Libraries is currently accepting applications for a dynamic leader to become our next Director, Service Innovation.

Each day at Halifax Public Libraries will bring new rewards and challenges. Your skills and experience will make you a key part of our team. Like us, you are people centric and purpose driven. 

The Director, Service Innovation is responsible for providing leadership for the ideation and development of exceptional library programming, technology, and services across Halifax Public Libraries’ branches, online and in the community. 

An integral member of the Executive Leadership Team, the Director, Service Innovation works closely and collaboratively with all senior leaders, particularly those responsible for Customer Experience, Strategy, and Facilities. Together with the Director, Customer Engagement, the Director of Service Innovation co-chairs the Service Excellence Team charged with driving innovation and establishing goals and objectives that are aligned with the overall vision and direction of Halifax Public Libraries.

Every day the Library has the opportunity to connect with the community through compelling and impactful programs, experiences, technology and digital content. Working with a skilled team of managers, the Director, Service Innovation is responsible for providing creative and strategic leadership in the development and delivery of services and programs.

To learn more about this opportunity please review the Director, Service Innovation Opportunity Brief here -

Halifax Public Libraries is committed to employment equity. We encourage all qualified persons to apply and self-identify on your electronic application.

Screening of candidates will begin on October 11, but the posting will stay open until position is filled. We thank you for your interest in employment with Halifax Public Libraries, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Hourly Wage, Salary or Salary Range: 
$114, 365.52 - $133,791.50
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, December 31, 2022
Type of Work: 
Full Time
Nova Scotia
Education Level: 
University (Graduate)
Prefered Method(s) of Application: 
Apply Online

Employer Details

Halifax Public Libraries

Hannah Ching
Halifax Public Libraries
60 Alderney Drive
Dartmouth, NS B2Y 4P8