Community Library Manager/Assistant Community Library Manager - Queens Library
Posted on October 25, 2017
Queens Library, is offering opportunities to work for one of the most dynamic and diverse urban libraries in the world. We are seeking highly-engaged, creative, customer service driven Library professionals who are eager for an opportunity to enrich lives in one of our 65 service locations. Queens Library is a renowned leader in providing innovative library and educational services, developing new technology applications and fostering community engagement.
The Community Library Manager and Assistant Manager, have overall responsibility for the leadership of staff, including the timely and objective feedback of performance and fostering the staff development/learning.
Provides exceptional public service to all age levels.
Direct supervisor of the Customer Service Supervisor and Librarians.
The Community Library Manager, manages the library including materials selection, programming, physical maintenance, reports, etc. (Handled by the Assistant Manager in the Managers absence).
Prepares reports and statistics.
Performs other duties as required.
Schedule will include some Saturdays and evenings.
Leadership, initiative, flexibility, cooperative teamwork and modeling exemplary customer service.
Must have a MLS/MLIS degree from an ALA-accredited library school.
New York State Public Librarian’s Certificate required.
A minimum of one year of managerial experience including the management of full-time librarian staff.
Two years of post-MLS experience is required.
A minimum of one year of librarian experience.
Must have demonstrated knowledge of library policies and procedures.
To Apply: Email your cover letter and resume to [email protected] Include the position for which you are applying in the subject line. Resumes will only be accepted by email.