The mission of the New York Public Library is to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge, and strengthen our communities. To deliver on this promise, we provide free access to physical and electronic resources in neighborhoods throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island.
The New York Public Library is seeking a bright, dynamic, and enthusiastic manager to provide leadership and direction to a team of public service professionals in the Parkchester Library. With over 197,000 patron visits per year, the Library offers a comprehensive service to all those who live, work and study in their neighborhood by offering patrons access to a wide range of books, information and knowledge. The staff of the Parkchester Library work diligently to meet the needs of their community.
The Library Manager must have a passion for creating an environment of teamwork that embraces change and excellent customer service. They must possess effective management skills and experience, and be knowledgeable about the administrative and programmatic operations of public libraries in an urban setting.
Under the general direction of the Associate Director:
Light lifting required