Website City of Jacksonville, FL

Location Name: Jacksonville Public Library
County: Duval
Region: Northeast Florida
Address: 303 N. Laura Street
City: JacksonvilleZipcode: 32202
ALA accredited Masters required: Yes

The Jacksonville Public Library is actively seeking one (1) Special Collections Librarian.  This is professional, advanced librarian work providing specialized customer service to researchers of local history, genealogy, and African American history.

The City of Jacksonville is a premier local government employer providing a competitive compensation package and an excellent work environment.  Employees are afforded 12 paid holidays plus a paid personal day.  Our comprehensive benefit programs include defined contribution retirement plan, medical, dental and vision plans; life insurance coverage for you and your dependents; flexible spending plans for medical reimbursement, dependent care; an employee assistance program for you and your dependents; a 457(b) tax-deferred compensation plan to supplement your retirement, and a ROTH IRA plan. We also provide an extensive wellness program that includes a health intervention program if qualified, lunch and learns, health fairs, and discounted gym memberships.

This is an exceptional opportunity for the right candidate to make a significant contribution in a dynamic, quality-oriented customer-focused organization.  The City of Jacksonville is an equal opportunity/equal access employer.


Open Requirements:

  • A Masters' Degree from an accredited institution in Library Science from an American Library Association accredited program and
  • Two years of Special Collections, History Museum or Archives experience.
  • Depending on assignment, a valid driver's license is required and must be maintained.
  • Depending on assignment, City of Jacksonville Public Driver Certification must qualify for prior to appointment, obtain, and maintain during employment.
Multilingual Skills Required: No
Contact Person: Employee Services
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 904-255-5600
How to Apply / Instructions:

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