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Current Durham County Library open positions are listed below. To apply for a position, click the “Apply Now” link within the position description. You will be taken to the description on the Durham County website where you can apply online.

New positions are posted every Monday.

For a complete list of all Durham County job openings, see the county’s employment page.

Current Openings


Serves as Children’s Services Manager at the Southwest Regional Library. Coordinates the implementation of age specific reader programs. Responsible for training, supervision and management of Southwest Regional Children’s Services staff. Performs professional and administrative library work developing and providing library services and programs that further the library’s strategic plan. Assists with preparation and monitoring of unit budget. Develops proactive relationships with appropriate community organizations. Serves on the regional library management team and committees as assigned. Work at the circulation and information desks as part of cross-scheduling training as assigned. Work is performed with independence under the supervision of the Southwest Regional Library Manager. Provides excellent customer service in a team-based environment. The ideal candidate should possess considerable public library experience, including some supervisory experience, knowledge of current library practices, skill with library technology, and the ability to work pleasantly and effectively with people of all ages. Ability to speak Spanish a plus. Although the position is based at the Southwest Regional Library, the successful candidate may be asked to work at other locations.

Requirements: Master of Library Science degree from an ALA accredited school and six months of experience in professional library work.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Must obtain certification from North Carolina Public Librarian Certification Commission.

Contract Type: Full-time

Work Percentage: 100.00

Posting Date: 07/21/2015

Closing Date: 07/31/2015

Salary Range: $43,560.00 – $78,408.00

Position Number: 40006005



Updated: Monday, July 27, 2015