ADULT SERVICES LIBRARIAN

Recruitment #20-S2-0146

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

As a member of an enthusiastic team, Adult Services Librarians provide direct customer service in reference, reader’s advisory, programming and circulation functions, as well as assist 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.

  • Adult Services Librarians plan and lead programs for adults and families
  • Adult Services Librarians 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.

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.

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