Jobs at the Library

Employment Opportunities
at the Pamunkey Regional Library

 

Thank you for your interest in working at the Pamunkey Regional Library!  Below you will find job descriptions, an application for employment, and open positions listed as they become available.  For links to job searching and other local information, please visit our Recommended Web Sites page.

 

Current Openings - Application for Employment - Job Descriptions

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Current Openings

 

POSITION: Library Branch Manager I

 

LOCATION: Montpelier Branch Library

 

DESCRIPTION: The Branch Manager oversees and is responsible for ensuring high quality library service for library users in all operations of a Branch Library. The Branch Manager provides direct service to library users and supervises or delegates supervision of all paid employees and volunteers assigned to the branch. This position is supervised by a Supervising Librarian.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Branch Manager is responsible for creating and providing innovative library services and programs; working with the public providing excellent customer service; supervising staff including scheduling, hiring, training and evaluating; maintaining statistics and working with other managers on special projects. The Manager represents the library system in the community and implements library policies. Excellent communication and organizational skills are desirable and the ability to multi-task in a rapidly changing library environment.

 

SALARY: The starting salary for Branch Manager I is $27,813 per year.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: Four year college degree is required and a valid VA driver’s license. Library/supervisory experience are preferred plus a minimum of two years of working with the public. This is a full-time benefited position requiring some evening hours and Saturdays plus meetings and workshops. A successful criminal background investigation is required.

 

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TO APPLY: Please send a resume and a Pamunkey Regional Library application to Linda Gosnell, Supervising Librarian, Pamunkey Regional Library, P. O. Box 119, Hanover VA 23069, or fax these items to 804-365-6389, or email them to lgosnell@pamunkeylibrary.org with a subject line: "Branch Manager."

 

DEADLINE: 5:00 p.m. (EDT), Monday, February 22, 2016. TDD# 730-6140 EOE/MFH.

 


 

POSITION: Library Assistants, approximately 16-18 hours a week

 

PAY RATE: $11.58/hour.

 

LOCATION: Atlee Branch Library and Ashland Branch Library

 

DESCRIPTION: The ability to be flexible and available to work days, evenings, and some Saturdays is necessary. These are part-time positions. These positions are primarily responsible for supervising and training staff and directly assisting library customers. A high school diploma or equivalent is required; some library or other customer service experience is preferred. Candidates must have a solid working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Outlook.

 

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TO APPLY: Please send a resume and a Pamunkey Regional Library application to Lisa Morgan, Branch Manager, Atlee Branch Library, 9161 Atlee Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116 or email to lmorgan@pamunkeylibrary.org or fax to 804-559-0645.

 

DEADLINE: 5:00 p.m., February 10, 2016. TDD #730-6140 EOE/MFH.

 


 

POSITION: Library Associates, approximately 16-18 hours a week

 

PAY RATE: $10.54/hour.

 

LOCATION: Atlee Branch Library and Ashland Branch Library

 

DESCRIPTION: The ability to be flexible and available to work days, evenings, and some Saturdays is necessary. These are part-time positions. These jobs include circulation duties, public service, clerical tasks, and assisting with programming. A high school diploma or equivalent is required; some library or other customer service experience is preferred. Candidates must have a solid working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Outlook.

 

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TO APPLY: Please send a resume and a Pamunkey Regional Library application to Lisa Morgan, Branch Manager, Atlee Branch Library, 9161 Atlee Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116 or email to lmorgan@pamunkeylibrary.org or fax to 804-559-0645.

 

DEADLINE: 5:00 p.m., February 10, 2016. TDD #730-6140 EOE/MFH.

 


 

POSITION: Children's Programmer, approximately 6-12 hours a week.

 

PAY RATE: $10.54/hour.

 

LOCATION: Atlee Branch Library

 

DESCRIPTION: The Pamunkey Regional Library is looking for someone to bring their creative energy to the above branch in planning and conducting programs for children and teens. Duties of the position include providing storytimes and special programs for children plus attending meetings, workshops, and community events. Candidates should enjoy working with youth, have experience using Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel, and a flexible schedule. Work hours may include days, evenings and/or Saturdays. High school graduate or equivalent required; some college preferred.

 

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TO APPLY: Please send a resume and a Pamunkey Regional Library application to Pamunkey Regional Library Administrative Office, RE: Children's Programmer, P.O. Box 119, Hanover, VA 23069 or fax to 804-365-6389.

 

DEADLINE: 12:00 noon, February 8, 2016. TDD #730-6140 EOE/MFH.

 

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Application for Employment

The application is available in three formats.  Please print and mail to Pamunkey Regional Library, P.O. Box 119, Hanover, VA 23069 or fax to 804-365-6389 or contact the branch library with the open position.   If no positions are currently open, your application will be kept on file for 1 (one) year.  If you are unable to access any of these files, please e-mail ask@pamunkeylibrary.org and an alternate version will be sent to you.

 

Pamunkey Regional Library Application for Employment (.doc)

Pamunkey Regional Library Application for Employment (.pdf)

Pamunkey Regional Library Application for Employment (.rtf)

 

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Job Descriptions

These descriptions correspond to each of the position titles currently in use by the Pamunkey Regional Library.  You will need access to Microsoft Word to view the files.  If you have questions about any of the descriptions, please call 804-365-6211 or e-mail ask@pamunkeylibrary.org.

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Career and Job Search Resources

If you are looking for assistance in finding a job or jumpstarting you career, you may find the following resources helpful.

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Branch Libraries

 

Richard S. Gillis, Jr.
Ashland Branch Library

201 S. Railroad Avenue
804-798-4072

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Atlee Branch Library
9161 Atlee Road
804-559-0654

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Goochland Branch Library
3075 River Road West
804-556-4774

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Hanover Branch Library
7527 Library Drive
804-365-6210

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King & Queen Branch Library
396 Newtown Road
804-769-1623

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Mechanicsville Branch Library
7461 Sherwood Crossing Place
804-746-9615

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Lois Wickham Jones
Montpelier Branch Library

17205 Sycamore Tavern Lane
804-883-7116

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Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
16600 Pouncey Tract Road
804-749-3146

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Upper King William Branch Library
694-J Sharon Road
804-769-3731

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West Point Branch Library
721 Main Street
804-843-3244

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