Monday, July 27, 2015

Circulation Supervisor – Terryville Public Library

The Terryville Public Library in the Town of Plymouth, CT is accepting applications for a full time Circulation Supervisor. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting users of the library and directing the operation of the circulation department. This position supervises a part time assistant, a clerk, and high school pages, and is responsible to the library director.  Primary responsibilities include supervising, scheduling and training all circulation staff; ensuring the smooth operation of all circulation functions; selecting materials consistent with library’s mission; and providing exceptional, consistent user service. Applicants must be a high school graduate with at least two years of related experience, or a combination of college coursework and experience demonstrating the required knowledge, skills and abilities including knowledge of library materials and resources, current library technical skills and trends, working knowledge of computer applications for library service, and ability to organize, prioritize, delegate and accomplish work independently as well as part of a team.. A demonstrated strong customer service orientation and excellent oral and written communication skills are required. Supervisory experience and knowledge of the Evergreen library automation system are preferred. This position is 35 hours per week, including evening and weekend hours. Salary is $35,271 with excellent benefits.   Please send a meaningful letter of interest, resume with references, and completed Town of Plymouth application to Library Director, Terryville Public Library, 238 Main Street, Terryville, CT 06786. Town of Plymouth application is available at or the library. Review of applications will begin immediately. Application deadline is 8/18/15, EOE