Circulation Manager - Great Neck Library

Posted on October 26, 2018


The Great Neck Library is seeking a Manager to head the Circulation Department of the Great Neck Library. Excellent interpersonal, communication and professional skills are a must in this intensely active facility. This is a union position that reports to the Assistant Director.


Responsibilities: Note: The duties listed below illustrate but do not limit the tasks performed by this classification.

• Oversee all aspects of Circulation operations

• Develop, deliver and continually evaluate and improve Circulation services

• Supervise, train, motivate, schedule and evaluate employees.

• Guide staff toward the highest standards of customer service

• Supervise collection of fines and fees, including its safe-keeping and appropriate delivery to the Business Office

• Implement and interpret library policies and procedures to staff and customers with the assistance of the Assistant Director and Director

• Prepare periodic status and statistical reports.

• Seek out and implement continuous process improvement to the department Additional Duties:

• Attend meeting[s] as scheduled by Administration

• Support and effectively implement Administration and Board policy, procedures, and core values

• Attend Staff Development Day, workshops, seminars, and conferences as appropriate

• Perform additional duties and assignments, as requested


Skills Required:

• Thorough knowledge of library service techniques, administrative practices

• Ability to grasp users’ needs quickly and accurately

• Ability to inspire and supervise library staff

• Ability to analyze situations, and make suggestions for the improvement of service

• Experience working with computers and Microsoft Office programs

• Well versed in ILS systems such as Sierra and any other computers programs used in a library setting.

• Demonstrated Team Building Skills

Minimum Qualifications:

• Minimum of five (5) years Circulation experience

• Supervisory experience desirable


Salary commensurate with experience. The starting salary is $66,600+, depending on experience, with full benefit package commensurate with experience and qualifications.


Great Neck , NY

To Apply

Reply with resume and cover letter via email by November 9, 2018 to:

Employment Great Neck Library 159 Bayview Avenue Great Neck, NY 11023 [email protected] No Calls Please. The Great Neck Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.