DATE ENTERED: September 26, 2022
POSITION: Senior Business Librarian
Newport News Public Library System, Virginia
APPLY BY: October 10, 2022

Business Librarian

The Newport News Public Library System is seeking a Senior Business Librarian to join the library's team of professionals in providing high quality, dynamic programs and services.

This position is responsible for performing advanced professional work that will provide library services and support to businesses, entrepreneurs and citizens in the community by planning, developing and implementing advanced level technology and business-related programs, classes and workshops; provides strategic direction for the Library System in the area of Business and Technology; develops and maintains partnerships with business organizations; collection development in the area of business and technology; and supervision of staff.  Candidate should have considerable knowledge of library administration principles, methods, practice of Library Science as well as knowledge of business and technology and community engagement. Must be creative, motivated and have a sense of humor.  This position participates in various library committees.  

Minimum Qualifications

Master's Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited program; extensive experience (minimum of three years) as a professional librarian with some (minimum of one year) supervisory experience. Salary range is $52,903.20 to $91,145.99 based on education and experience.

Applicants who do not meet the complete qualifications for Senior Librarian are encouraged to submit an application and may be considered as an underfill at the Librarian II level with commensurate pay.

Application Process

For a complete job description, requirements, and to apply, log on to Employment opportunities ( Please attach resume, cover letter, and three professional references. The City of Newport News is an equal opportunity employer.