ADULT SERVICES LIBRARIAN

Loudoun County Government - Leesburg, VA

Full-time | Temporary
Date Opened 4/3/2019 08:00:00 AM
Closing Date Open until filled
Hiring Range $44,577-$63,668
Department LIBRARY SERVICES
Job Type Open and Competitive
Full/Part-Time Full-Time
Benefits Full Benefits
Reg/Temp Regular
Introduction
Just 45 minutes west of Washington, D.C., Loudoun County Public Library is a dynamic, forward-thinking organization that enjoys great community support and has an excellent reputation.
Job Description
Loudoun County Public Library (LCPL) is offering collaborative, energetic, community-oriented candidates the opportunity to become a full-time Adult Services Librarian at the Brambleton Library. Location is subject to change based on operational needs.

As a member of an enthusiastic team, the Adult Services Librarian provides direct customer service in reference, reader’s advisory, programming and circulation functions, as well as assisting customers in the use of library resources and technologies. Adult Services Librarians work in a collaborative environment with other staff to complete daily tasks, conduct programs and coordinate outreach.

Other duties include:
Plan and lead programs for adults and families
Conduct outreach and create partnerships with community organizations
Successful candidates will be passionate, creative team players with excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills. Must possess strong multi-tasking, organizational and technology skills.

LCPL provides services seven (7) days a week including Friday and Saturday evening. Work schedules vary and include weekends, evenings and holidays.

This job recruitment may also be used to fill future vacancies.

Job Requirements
Requires completion of a Master’s degree from an American Library Association accredited school
One (1) year prior experience providing direct customer service to the public strongly preferred
Experience with Microsoft Office products preferred
Special Requirements
Requires ability to push or pull wheeled carts weighing up to 200 pounds
Some bending, reaching, walking and standing required
Ability to lift up to 40 pounds required
Spanish/English bilingual skills preferred
Post Conditional Offer Contingencies
Successful candidate will undergo a criminal background check.