JOB: Supervising Library Assistant, San Mateo Public Library, San Mateo

The San Mateo Public Library is seeking candidates for the position of Supervising Library Assistant in the Library’s Circulation/Technical Services Department. This is a management level position. The Supervising Library assistant works closely with the Deputy City Librarian and other Library Managers to ensure strong customer service and an enhanced patron experience of the Library.

The San Mateo Public Library includes a Main library and two community branch libraries. The Library provides library services to residents of the City of San Mateo and the Town of Hillsborough and is part of the Peninsula Library System (PLS), a consortium of public library jurisdictions and community college libraries in San Mateo County.

The Supervising Library Assistant is a management level position with first-line supervisory responsibilities, including planning, assigning and evaluating the work of paraprofessional staff. The Supervising Library Assistant is the first-line supervisor responsible for supervising merit staff assigned to Circulation/Patron Account Services and Technical Services programs.

To apply, go to click on “find a job with the City” then “available jobs” and “Supervising Library Assistant” to link to the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire.