POSITION: Branch Manager
Medgar Evers Blvd. Library
4215 Medgar Evers Boulevard
Jackson, Mississippi 39206
Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited library school; two to three years of library experience with supervisory responsibility. Public library experience is desired.
Supervise all branch operations including, but not limited to, planning and implementing branch programs; preparing work schedules for full-time employees and part-time employees. Plan, prepare and present story times, summer reading activities and special programs for youth. Must be able to work well with library patrons, seeking to maintain excellent public relations between the branch and the local community.
40 hours per week, scheduled within the library hours of operation (9:00 am – 6:00 pm, Monday – Friday; 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday). Also scheduled three to four times per year at the Eudora Welty Library (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Sunday).
$27,725 minimum annual salary; excellent benefits package including health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance; State of Mississippi retirement plan