Jobs at the Library

Employment Opportunities
at the Pamunkey Regional Library

 

Thank you for your interest in working at the Pamunkey Regional Library!  Below you will find job descriptions, an application for employment, and open positions listed as they become available.  For links to job searching and other local information, please visit our Recommended Web Sites page.

 

Current Openings - Application for Employment - Job Descriptions

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Current Openings

 

POSITIONS: Library Branch Manager I - Hanover Branch Library

                  Library Branch Manager I - Montpelier Branch Library

 

LOCATION: Pamunkey Regional Library – 10 branches in the Counties of Goochland, Hanover, King & Queen and King William.

 

DESCRIPTION: The Branch Manager oversees and is responsible for ensuring high quality library service for library users in all operations of a Branch Library. The Branch Manager provides direct service to library users and supervises or delegates supervision of all paid employees and volunteers assigned to the branch. This position is supervised by a Supervising Librarian.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Branch Manager is responsible for creating and providing innovative library services and programs; working with the public providing excellent customer service; supervising staff including scheduling, hiring, training and evaluating; maintaining statistics and working with other managers on special projects. The Manager represents the library system in the community and implements library policies. Excellent communication and organizational skills are desirable and the ability to multi-task in a rapidly changing library environment.

 

SALARY: The starting salary is $27,813 per year.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: Four year college degree is required and a valid VA driver’s license. Library/supervisory experience are preferred plus a minimum of two years of working with the public. This is a full-time benefited position requiring some evening hours and Saturdays plus meetings and workshops. A successful criminal background investigation is required.

 

TO APPLY: send resume, letter and completed PRL application to Christy Farmer, Pamunkey Regional Library, P. O. Box 119, Hanover VA 23069, or fax these items to 804-365-6389, or e-mail them to cfarmer@pamunkeylibrary.org with a subject line: "Branch Manager" by 12 noon (EDT), November 26, 2014. TDD# 730-6140 EOE/MFH.

 

POSITION: Library Branch Manager II - Mechanicsville Branch Library

 

LOCATION: Pamunkey Regional Library - 10 branches in the Counties of Goochland, Hanover, King & Queen and King William.

 

DESCRIPTION: The Branch Manager oversees and is responsible for ensuring high quality library service for library users in all operations of a Branch Library. The Branch Manager provides direct service to library users and supervises or delegates supervision of all paid employees and volunteers assigned to the branch. This position is supervised by a Supervising Librarian.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Branch Manager is responsible for creating and providing innovative library services and programs; working with the public providing excellent customer service; supervising staff including scheduling, hiring, training and evaluating; maintaining statistics and working with other managers on special projects. The Manager represents the library system in the community and implements library policies. Excellent communication and organizational skills are desirable and the ability to multi-task in a rapidly changing library environment.

 

SALARY: The starting salary is $31,351 per year.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: Four year college degree is required and a valid VA driver's license. Library/supervisory experience are preferred plus a minimum of two years of working with the public. This is a full-time benefited position requiring some evening hours and Saturdays plus meetings and workshops. A successful criminal background investigation is required.

 

TO APPLY: send resume, letter and completed PRL application to Christy Farmer, Pamunkey Regional Library, P. O. Box 119, Hanover VA 23069, or fax these items to 804-365-6389, or e-mail them to cfarmer@pamunkeylibrary.org with a subject line: "Branch Manager" by 12 noon (EDT), November 10, 2014. TDD# 730-6140 EOE/MFH.

 

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Application for Employment

The application is available in three formats.  Please print and mail to Pamunkey Regional Library, P.O. Box 119, Hanover, VA 23069 or fax to 804-365-6389 or contact the branch library with the open position.   If no positions are currently open, your application will be kept on file for 1 (one) year.  If you are unable to access any of these files, please e-mail ask@pamunkeylibrary.org and an alternate version will be sent to you.

 

Pamunkey Regional Library Application for Employment (.doc)

Pamunkey Regional Library Application for Employment (.pdf)

Pamunkey Regional Library Application for Employment (.rtf)

 

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Job Descriptions

These descriptions correspond to each of the position titles currently in use by the Pamunkey Regional Library.  You will need access to Microsoft Word to view the files.  If you have questions about any of the descriptions, please call 804-365-6211 or e-mail ask@pamunkeylibrary.org.

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Career and Job Search Resources

If you are looking for assistance in finding a job or jumpstarting you career, you may find the following resources helpful.

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Branch Libraries

 

Richard S. Gillis, Jr.
Ashland Branch Library

201 S. Railroad Avenue
804-798-4072

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Atlee Branch Library
9161 Atlee Road
804-559-0654

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Goochland Branch Library
3075 River Road West
804-556-4774

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Hanover Branch Library
7527 Library Drive
804-365-6210

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King & Queen Branch Library
396 Newtown Road
804-769-1623

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Mechanicsville Branch Library
7461 Sherwood Crossing Place
804-746-9615

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Lois Wickham Jones
Montpelier Branch Library

17205 Sycamore Tavern Lane
804-883-7116

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Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
16600 Pouncey Tract Road
804-749-3146

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Upper King William Branch Library
694-J Sharon Road
804-769-3731

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West Point Branch Library
721 Main Street
804-843-3244

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