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Librarian 4, Main Branch Manager
<span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid16"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 370.114px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.002);">This position will oversee the Public Services operations of the Main Branch </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 717.66px; top: 370.114px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.991697);">of the </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 387.605px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.00489);">Newark Public Library, located in Downtown Newark. This includes the Reference, Teen, </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 405.142px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.01429);">Children&rsquo;s, and Circulation Departments. The successful candidate will work primarily in the </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 422.633px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.01132);">Reference Department but will also work at times in all the department</span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 618.927px; top: 422.633px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.950975);">s they oversee.</span></span><br /> <span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid17"></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid18"></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid19"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 457.431px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.18889);">Duties and responsibilities</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid20"></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid21"></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid22"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 493.702px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;">: </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 493.702px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.987694);">Supervises staff, services, and operations of the Reference, Teen, Children&rsquo;s, and Circulation </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 511.01px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.00898);">Departments in the Main Branch. </span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid23"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 529.974px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 529.974px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.992574);">Provides excellent customer service for all</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid24"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 548.754px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 548.754px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.01653);">Establishes work priorities and prov</span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 410.475px; top: 548.754px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.00489);">ides instruction to staff in the performance of assigned </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 566.061px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.04586);">work.</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid25"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 585.025px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 585.025px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.987853);">Evaluates employee performance and conduct.</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid26"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 603.805px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 603.805px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.994046);">Develops and recommends short and long range plans for program development and </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 621.112px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.00805);">operations.</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid27"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 640.076px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 640.076px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.00637);">Coordinates scheduling in the Main Branch.</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid28"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 658.856px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 658.856px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.995309);">Provides research services, answering reference questions of varying difficulty and explaining </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 676.194px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.999765);">the use and availability of reference sources in all appropriate formats. </span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid29"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 694.974px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 694.974px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.98963);">Provides Readers&rsquo; Advisory.</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid30"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 713.754px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 713.754px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.01721);">Assists public and staff and provides formal training in t</span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 545.28px; top: 713.754px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.00045);">he effective use of library equipment </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 731.061px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.985564);">and electronic resources.</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid31"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 750.025px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 750.025px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.01245);">Orders collection materials and other library supplies for purchase, taking into consideration </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 767.332px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.01555);">priority needs and budget limitations; reviews collections to develop or discard/discontinue </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 784.823px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.937011);">as n</span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 192.802px; top: 784.823px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.998109);">eeded; evaluates and/or selects resources for delivery in the most appropriate format.</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid32"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 803.787px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 803.787px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.996257);">Exchanges ideas, information, and opinions with supervisors to develops policies, procedures, </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 821.094px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.997481);">programs, etc. to provide high quality services. </span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid33"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 839.874px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 839.874px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.981114);">Gives talks before groups</span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 335.907px; top: 839.874px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.989228);">, organizations, co</span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 458.714px; top: 839.874px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;">-</span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 464.606px; top: 839.874px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.00958);">workers and the public.</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid34"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 858.654px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 858.654px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.01133);">Establishes and maintains effective work relationships with community organizations and the </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 875.961px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.997246);">general public. </span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid35"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 894.926px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;"></span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 165.737px; top: 894.926px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.00502);">Prepares clear, accurate and informative narrative and statistical reports.</span></span>
Position: Librarian 4, Main Branch Manager
Organization: The Newark Public LIbrary
Location: Newark,  NJ 
United States
Salary: $72,000
Posting Start Date: 7/21/2021
Date Posted: 10/28/2021
Requirements <div><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid42"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 982.059px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.03572);">EDUCATION:</span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid43"></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid44"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 1016.86px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.00786);">A Master&#39;s degree in Library or Information Science in a library program accredited by the </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 1034.35px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.00146);">American Library Association or from a New Jersey Master&#39;s program in Library Science that has </span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 1051.83px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.965132);">been deemed acceptable by Thomas Edison State College.</span></span></div> <div><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid44"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 1051.83px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.965132);"></span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page3R_mcid46"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 1086.63px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(1.01744);">EX</span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 158.924px; top: 1086.63px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.994329);">PERIENCE: </span></span><span class="markedContent" id="page38R_mcid9"><span dir="ltr" style="left: 138.125px; top: 174.212px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif; transform: scaleX(0.997901);">Three (3) years of librarian experience</span><span dir="ltr" style="left: 397.034px; top: 174.212px; font-size: 15.2818px; font-family: sans-serif;">.</span></span></div>
Status: This listing expires on: 1/26/2022
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Organization Information
Name:
The Newark Public LIbrary
Address:
5 Washington St
PO Box 630
Newark,  NJ 07102
United States
Email:
lcolson@npl.org
Phone:
(973) 733-7740
Fax:
Contact:
Leslie J. Colson