Full-Time position at the Christiansburg Library. Salary range $40,926 - $65,482 plus excellent benefits. The branch supervisor directs all operations and activities of the branch, supervises staff, and serves as a member of the Library's management group. Applicant must have a thorough knowledge of professional library principles, materials, and practices; knowledge of professional library literature; good computer skills; knowledge of automated library systems and assorted software programs; ability to maintain public relations with a strong commitment to exemplary customer service.
Requires American Library Association accredited Master's degree in Library Science and a minimum of five years’ experience as a professional librarian with experience in branch operations, staff supervision, and working with the public. Prefer to see progressively responsible and recent experience. A Virginia Public Librarian Certification is required within six months of employment.
Date Posted: November 16, 2016
First review of applications: December 9, 2016
Serving as the Chief Executive Officer and official representative of the Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library System (MFRL), the Library Director is responsible for administering all library functions within the goals, guidelines and policies established by the Library Board of Trustees. The Director is expected to provide solid leadership within the library, the community and the library profession.
Position requires Master’s Degree in Library Science/Information Science from an American Library Association accredited library school. Eight years experience as a professional public librarian with a minimum of five years progressively responsible experience in public libraries required. Must be certified or eligible for certification by the Library of Virginia Board, and possess/acquire a valid Virginia Driver's License.
Date Posted: October 13, 2016
Application Deadline: December 30, 2016
Available Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library positions, if any, are posted on this page.
The Montgomery County branches – Christiansburg, Blacksburg, and Meadowbrook (Shawsville) – use the Montgomery County Human Resources Department for library job vacancy processing. Montgomery County applications are online only (note: you will need a valid eMail address). Unfortunately, we are unable to distribute applications nor receive completed applications at Montgomery County Library branches. Assistance is available at the County Job Line: (540) 394-2010.
The Jessie Peterman Memorial Library (Floyd) branch uses Floyd County for hiring opportunities. Applications should be submitted to the receptionist at the Floyd County Administration building, 120 West Oxford Street, Floyd, VA.
For more information about a specific, posted Library position, please call the MFRL Administration Office at (540) 382-6969, ext. 210.