Current Job Openings

CIRCULATION SERVICES ASSISTANT – Position # 813  Part-Time Regular, non-exempt position (paid time off and holidays); $11.87/hour, 20 hours/week;   Job alternates between James City County Library and Williamsburg Library. Varied schedule includes mornings, afternoons, evenings, and/or weekends. 

  • DUTIES INCLUDE: Checking out library materials to the public using an automated system; maintaining accurate user records. 
  • REQUIRED:  Undergraduate degree or combination of higher education and/or two years library or bookstore experience to provide the necessary expertise; must have excellent customer service skills; accurate and efficient clerical/computer skills. 
  • TO APPLY:  Submit a James City County application form at https://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov.
  • DEADLINE: September 9, 2016.  Job Description Attached. EOE.

The required James City County Employment Application is now Paperless! To view job openings, register for an account, complete an application, or apply for jobs—log on to the James City County Career Center at https://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov.

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LIBRARY SHELVER/CLERK – Position # 810   $9.55/hour (no benifits); on-call positions.  Varied schedule includes mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekends, and alternates between James City County Library and Williamsburg Library. 

  • REQUIRED:  Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and to push book-carts filled with library materials.
  • PREFERRED: High School diploma or equivalent; public library job experience.
  • DUTIES: Checks in books and other library materials on automated system, sorts and shelves same; keeps library shelves and other areas in order; some clerical duties.
  • TO APPLY:  Submit a James City County application at https://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov.
  • DEADLINE: Open Until Filled.  Job Description Attached.  EOE.

The required James City County Employment Application is now Paperless! To view job openings, register for an account, complete an application, or apply for jobs—log on to the James City County Career Center at https://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov.

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LIBRARY DIRECTOR:  Full-Time Regular, Exempt position; $91,117-$120,000/year DOQ with competitive benefits.  Performs high-level executive and administrative work with overall responsibility for planning, directing, and evaluating all services, staff, facilities, and activities in support of the Williamsburg Regional Library. 

  • DUTIES:  Serve as the Chief Executive Officer, reporting to and working in partnership with the Board of Trustees, to develop, articulate, and further the library's mission, vision, values, and strategic directions. 
  • For more information please visit the Library Director Search page at http://www.wrl.org/library-director-search
  • REQUIRED:
    • Master’s degree from an ALA Accredited Program in Library/Information Studies.
    • Experience working with and reporting to advisory and/or governing boards within a political environment and influencing public policy affecting libraries.
    • Experience working with fundraising entities that raise money for library programs and services.
    • Ability to build and maintain positive working relationships with a diverse group of individuals and organizations that create a culture of inclusion.
    • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, to listen, and to make public presentations.
    • Considerable knowledge of current trends in and best practices for libraries.
    • Considerable experience leading multiple library divisions and managing a broad range of library services, programs, and staff.
    • Submit to and clear a post offer criminal history and educational credential check.
    • Preference for candidates who have managed a regional library system with several regional government entities.
  • TO APPLY:  Submit a James City County application form at https://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov.
  • DEADLINE: All applications must be received by 11:59 pm EST on September 25, 2016.  Job Description Attached.  EOE.

The required James City County Employment Application is now Paperless! To view job openings, register for an account, complete an application, or apply for jobs—log on to the James City County Career Center at https://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov.

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PROGRAM SERVICES ASSISTANT - Position # 844:  Part-time regular position; 20 hours/week; $13.72/hour; partial benefits (paid time off and holidays).  Varied schedules include mornings, afternoons, evening, and weekends. Williamsburg Regional Library seeks a responsible individual to perform administrative work assiting the public and staff in using the Library's facilities and equipment:

  • DUTIES INCLUDE:  Technical and meeting room assistance for Williamsburg Regional Library buildings and other sites; staffing a public service desk; cleaning and setting up theater and meetings rooms, including moving furniture, equipment, etc.; operating computer database for room scheduling; operating theatrical lighting and sound equipment.  Also assists with set-up, operation, minor repair, and preventive maintenance of A-V materials and equipment. 
  • REQUIRED:  High school diploma or equivalent.  Must be committed to working with the public. 
  • PREFERRED:  Experience in personal computers, including word processing and database management; A/V and theatrical equipment. 
  • TO APPLY:  Submit a James City County application form at jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov.
  • DEADLINE:  Open Until Filled. Job description attached. EOE.

The required James City County Employment Application is now Paperless! To view job openings, register for an account, complete an application, or apply for jobs—log on to the James City County Career Center at http://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov.

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SECURITY MONITOR – LIBRARY – Position # 802.  Part-Time Regular, non-exempt position; $10.26/hour; 15 hours/week; partial benefits.  Variable schedule including nights and weekends.  Job is located at  the Williamsburg Library and James City County Library localities. 

  • DUTIES:  Conducts regular checks on the security of the Williamsburg Regional Library’s buildings, parking lots, and grounds. Works with library staff to ensure order and safety and enforce user compliance with the library's policies. Investigates complaints of disruptive user behavior and handles each situation appropriately. Notifies Librarian management or the Librarian In Charge and police in cases of serious discipline, security, and safety problems and completes appropriate reports.  Serves as a liaison with the police department.
  • REQUIRED:  High school diploma or equivalent; security experience preferred; or equivalent combination of acceptable education and experience to provide necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to handle all essential functions of the position.  
  • ALSO REQUIRED:  A post-offer criminal history records check and drug test. Ability to travel among various library sites. 
  • TO APPLY:  Submit a James City County application form at https://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov.
  • DEADLINE:  Open Until Filled. Job Description Attached. EOE.

The required James City County Employment Application is now Paperless! To view job openings, register for an account, complete an application, or apply for jobs—log on to the James City County Career Center at http://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov.

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