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Do you have the desire to use your years of public service experience to take your career to the next level? Here is your opportunity!  We are searching for an innovative, enthusiastic, and experienced librarian to manage our Bowie Branch Library. 

Position Title: Librarian/Branch Manager III

Location: Bowie Branch, 15210 Annapolis Road, Bowie, Maryland

Hours: Full Time (40 hours/week).  All schedules include a combination of daytime, evening and Saturday hours.

Salary: $59,294 and a generous benefits package.

To Apply: Visit the Employment section of our website for instructions on how to apply to this position, www.pgcmls.info.

Examples of Duties: Plans, implements, coordinates and evaluates the branch’s services and programs. Initiates and maintains community contacts and evaluates library services in relation to changing needs in the community. Evaluates and maintains collection; recommends additions, deletions and changes. Monitors budget requests and expenditures for the branch. Plans and devises programs for the effective development and utilization of staff; trains, supervises and evaluates performance of staff in supervisory line. Conducts staff meetings; prepares and presents a variety of financial, statistical and other reports on branch activities; maintains records. Provides quality reference and readers’ advisory services to customers; assists customers in the use of Library equipment and reference tools. For a full list of duties visit the Employment Section of our website at www.pgcmls.info.

Qualifications/Requirements: Possession of a Master's Degree in Library Science from an American Library Association (ALA) accredited program, five (5) years professional public library experience and three (3) years of supervisory experience which may have been obtained in a position other than a professional librarian. Thorough knowledge of principles and techniques of library science, management and administration and of public library services. Ability to effectively direct the services, administration, personnel and budgetary activities of a branch. Ability to supervise, including planning, scheduling, training and evaluating staff. For a full list of duties visit the Employment Section of our website at www.pgcmls.info.

Necessary Special Requirement: Professional Public Librarian Certification in the State of Maryland  

Union Status: Excluded

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Gabrielle Tibbs
Human Resources Specialist - Staffing
Prince George's County Memorial Library System
6532 Adelphi Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782
Voice 301-699-3500 x 230, TTY 301-808-2061, Fax 301-927-6516

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