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Technical Services Librarian/Supervisor, Woburn Public Library, Woburn, MA

The Woburn Public Library seeks an experienced Technical Services Librarian.  This position oversees the library's technical services operations including the acquisitions, cataloging, classification and processing of all library materials. The Technical Services Supervisor is responsible for seeing that all library computers are regularly updated and data files are backed up.  Serves as primary interface to MLN for technical services issues. Represents the library at MLN committee meetings.  Provides guidance and supervision to other staff on matters relating to technical services. Participates in the selection and training of library personnel.  The Technical Services Supervisor also provides reference and circulation services when assigned, and is skilled in using and troubleshooting various forms of library technology.  


Master of Library Science degree from an ALA accredited program, and 3 years progressively responsible public library experience required. Knowledge and experience using an integrated library system is required, use of Innovative Interface is preferred. Candidate must have considerable knowledge of computers and computer applications in libraries.  Applicant must have excellent customer service skills and the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.  Supervision of library staff and personal interaction with library patrons and vendors requires exercising tact and diplomacy. Must be a team player who adapts well to change,and a self-starter.

Full/Part Time

Full Time, 37.5 hours including one night and a Saturday rotation.




Salary starts at $55,558 depending on experience, plus full benefits package.

Closing Date

Open until filled, applications will be reviewed as received.

How to Apply

To apply, email a resume and cover letter to Chuck Flaherty at


Woburn Public Library in an Equal Opportunity Employer


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