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Branch Manager -Covington branch

Posted by: Lace Keaton

Posted date: 2017-Mar-21

Location: Newton County Library System

As a key member of the management team, the Branch Manager reports to the Public Services Coordinator and manages the Covington Branch Library daily operations including public service, scheduling, training, and evaluation of circulation staff.
Job Title Branch Manager -Covington branch
Start Date February 2017
Library/Institution Name Newton County Library System
Salary 34,000 -37,000
Certification Required? No
City Covington
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Public
Qualifications The ideal candidate must be a successful customer service oriented problem solver, proven ability to motivate and develop staff, and have advanced computer/technology skills. This job requires regular shifts at the public service desk with work scheduled during week days, nights and weekends. The Branch Manager must have the ability to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time and the ability to do repetitive movement. Other job requirements include: typing, filing, data entry, proficient use of a personal computer and other office equipment; physical ability to push and pull loaded book trucks weighing up to 100 pounds, lift 25 pound book crates; and the ability to bend, stoop, reach, and climb.
Bachelors Degree, required,
Masters degree in library/information science from an ALA accredited university, preferred.
1-2 years previous management experience, required.
Valid GA Drivers License, required.
A strong benefits package is available with State Health benefit plan and Teachers Retirement participation.
Application Instructions A full job description with necessary qualifications is available on our web site at

NCLS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free, Smoke-Free work place.
All successful applicants must pass a drug test and a criminal background check.
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