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Public Services Coordinator

Posted by: Lace Keaton

Posted date: 2018-Sep-29

Location: Newton County Library System

Are you looking for an opportunity to work for an award winning library system? We just completed a brand new strategic plan, a new design for our website and plans for new and exciting programming!
We are looking for a Public Services Coordinator with experience in adult and youth programming, advanced computer/technology skills, proven leaderships skills and the ability to successfully motivate and develop staff.
Our system has three service locations: a main branch, one 35 hour a week branch and one 10 hour a week service outlet. The system employs 20 full and part time employees and has an annual operating budget of $1.3 million.
This administrative position reports to the Library Director and assists in the management, planning, supervising, implementing and oversight of all adult and youth services with direct supervision over paraprofessional and professional public service staff.
We are looking for someone with excellent communication, strong multi-tasking skills, good judgment and the ability to analyze situations quickly and objectively in order to determine proper course of action.
Job Title Public Services Coordinator
Start Date November 1, 2018
Library/Institution Name Newton County Library System
Salary $55,000 - $59,000
Certification Required? Yes
City Covington
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Public
Qualifications This position requires a Master's degree in library/information science from an ALA accredited university; mandatory Librarian's Professional Graduate Certificate from the Georgia Certification Board with a minimum two (2) years of professional experience in library services, including one (1) year of administrative and/or supervisory responsibility at the managerial level preferred.
Salary range is $55,000 - $59,000. Position is state paid and salary is based on qualifications and experience.
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

Resumes will be accepted as a supplement to an application- however a complete application is required for consideration.
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Special Notes 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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