Librarian, Head of Youth Services, Fort Lee Public Library, Fort Lee

The Fort Lee Public Library, serving two culturally diverse communities of 40,000, seeks a highly motivated, enthusiastic and forward-thinking individual to manage and lead a dynamic and bustling Youth Services Department. The qualified candidate should have a strong interest in and experience with programming, literature and services for children ages birth through teen. In addition, they should possess a passion to work in a team-based and customer focused environment that strives to provide top-notch services to the Library at large.

For full employment posting and application, visit: fortleelibrary.org/about/employment/

Qualifications/Requirements: 

Experience: Five (5) years librarian experience preferred; two (2) of which should be in a supervisory capacity

Job Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Notices: 
The selected candidate will be required to successfully pass Civil Service testing and requirements, in addition to a criminal background check. As a New Jersey First Act Employer, new employees must establish a primary residence in New Jersey within one year unless an exemption applies. The Fort Lee Public Library hires under NJDOP and EOE Guidelines.
MLS or Library School Required: 
Yes
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Bergen
Job Focus: 
Youth Services
Compensation: 
$65,000 - $75,000 annually, commensurate with experience; includes benefits
How To Apply:: 

Please mail or email the following three (3) REQUIRED documents:
(1) Cover Letter, (2) Resume and (3) Fort Lee Library Employment Application (available at fortleelibrary.org/about/employment) to:
Chris Yurgelonis, yurgelonis@fortlee.bccls.org