DATE ENTERED: January 8, 2019
POSITION: Library Public Services Coordinator
LOCATION: Henrico County Public Library, Henrico, VA
CLOSING DATE: February 4, 2019

DUTIES: Oversees all public service functions in branch and area libraries in one of two geographic divisions (east or west) including personnel, circulation, reference, programming, instruction and outreach. Directly supervises Library Managers in assigned division and may supervise the Youth Services Coordinator, Circulation Coordinator, Adult Programmer/Staff Development Coordinator, and/or the Outreach/Mobile Library Services Coordinator; performs related work as required. Works cooperatively with the second Public Services Administrator and reports directly to the Assistant Library Director.

Extensive knowledge of the principals and practices of library science; comprehensive knowledge of library administration methods and management practices; comprehensive knowledge of all phases of library work; ability to effectively communicate, both orally and in writing; good public relations skills; ability to effectively supervise and evaluate staff performance, and to design and implement staff development/training courses; ability to maintain courteous and effective relations with employees and the general public.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Possession of an American Library Association-accredited master's degree in library science and six (6) years of responsible library work experience, five (5) of which have been in a supervisory capacity; OR, any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: A criminal history record check and fingerprinting is conducted on all persons conditionally offered employment, including a conditional offer of initial employment, or a conditional offer to promote, demote, or laterally transfer an employee.

Possession of a Librarian's Certificate from the Virginia Board for the Certification of Librarians is required.

HOW TO APPLY: Apply for positions with Henrico County general government through our on-line applicant system.  Please access our job site portal through or click on the Jobs link in the upper right hand corner of our main County page at

Henrico County is an equal opportunity employer.