DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position reports to the Assistant Community Library Manager and works with the other Adult Services Manager to assist in managing the library by coordinating and monitoring librarians’ duties.

  • Responsible for the supervision, training, development and evaluation of adult services community library staff.
  • Organizes and monitors the workflow.
  • Provides direct service to customers.
  • Assists in developing and maintaining the collection.
  • In the absence of the Flushing Director and the Assistant Community Library Manager, assumes responsibility for managing the library including materials selection, programming, physical maintenance, meeting attendance, regular reports and overall direction of staff.
  • Performs other duties as required.

The schedule for this position will include Saturdays and evenings.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Requires an ALA accredited Master’s degree and a New York State Public Librarian’s Certificate.
  • A minimum of one year of managerial experience including the performance management & supervision of full-time librarian staff is required.
  • Must have demonstrated knowledge of library policies and procedures.

ABOUT QUEENS PUBLIC LIBRARY:

Queens Public Library is a national and international leader in the delivery of public library service.  Our mission is to transform lives by cultivating personal and intellectual growth and by building strong communities. Queens Public Library welcomes innovators and leaders to contribute to a long history and dynamic future of serving the most diverse county in the United States. Queens Public Library is a private, non-profit corporation with 1,700 employees serving 66 locations.

TO APPLY:  Please send your resume and cover letter to QLcareers@queenslibrary.org and reference “Adult Services Manager - QLWEB” in the subject line. Resumes will only be accepted by email. 

The Queens Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.