DATE ENTERED: November 15, 2018
POSITION: Children's Services Librarian III
LOCATION: Hyattsville Branch, 6502 America Boulevard, Hyattsville, MD 20782.
APPLY BY: December 7, 2018


The Prince George's County Memorial Library System (PGCMLS) seeks a librarian who is passionate about library services for children and families and making a real difference at a public library. The successful candidate will be bilingual in English and Spanish and will lead a department of five librarians/associates in providing community-responsive programs at our Hyattsville Branch.  Apply today!

Hours: Full Time (40 hours/week). Schedule includes a combination of day, evening and Saturday hours.

Salary/Benefits: $64,420/year or $30.97/hour, plus earn $1.20/hour for Spanish language skills. Benefits include multiple health insurance options, flexible spending accounts, participation in the Maryland State Teachers Retirement System, paid time off, and more!

Application Process: Submit online application, cover letter, resume, and complete our pre-employment assessment by November 30, 2018.

Apply at https://ww1.pgcmls.info/website/employment-1297.

Job Summary:   Under the direction of the Area Manager, provides quality reference and readers’ advisory service, promotes services and collections in an age level department in a large branch, coordinates the maintenance and development of the collection, manages an age level department in a large branch, trains, supervises and evaluates staff in supervisory line, assumes authority for the branch in the absence of the Area Manager, keeps abreast of professional developments, seeks to continually improve performance, performs circulation duties as applicable, substitutes in other branches, and adheres to all PGCMLS policies and procedures and the union contract.

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Master of Library and Information Science or comparable degree (M.I.S, M.L.S, or M.L.I.S.).
  • Three to five years of related experience including working in a library setting required.
  • Three years of supervisory experience required.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish required.
  • Maryland Professional Public Librarian certificate required.