Pearl Public Library – Part Time Youth Specialist

This Part Time (19 hours) is responsible for all aspects of service to youth in the branch libraries.  All job

responsibilities are performed under the supervision of the Branch Manager and/or Department

Supervisor.  This position is for 19 hours a week at the rate of $8.30 per hour.

Minimum Qualification:

  1. High School graduate with (2) two years of college. Knowledge of children’s literature, current practices, and technology is desirable.
  2. A minimum of (2) years work experience with children.
  3. Good organizational and interpersonal skills. Ability to deal effectively with the public and with other employees.
  4. Be able to lift from 30-40 lbs.
  5. Knowledgeable and experience with computers.
  6. Some nights and weekends as scheduled

Applications are available at any of our libraries located in Rankin, Scott, Simpson, and Smith counties. Applications may be printed below and emailed to or turned in at any CMRLS library.

If you are interested in this position please send applications to Kathy Roberts, Coordinator of Children’s Services, or contact her at 601-825-0100 ext. 108.

Posted 8/28/2017

Pearl Public Library – Branch Manager

Central MS Regional Library System has an opening for a Branch Manager to fill a full-time position at the Pearl Public Library in Pearl, MS.

SCOPE:   Performs under general supervision, following oral and written instruction. This position reports to the Director and has responsibilities for directing and managing a branch.

BASIC FUNCTION:   Branch Managers are in charge of all aspects of branch library operations.  Responsible for staff, physical plant, materials, programming, community contacts, and local reference.

  1. Education requirements:
    1. An ALA MLS degree for Librarian II and Librarian III.
  2. Previous work experience in a public library is highly desirable with two (2) years of supervisory experience.
  3. Must be computer literate.
  4. Possess good communication and reference skills.
  5. Be able to lift 30-40 lbs.
  6. Be able to reach shelves above shoulder height and bend to reach shelves close to the floor.

Salary for this position will be $32,000.00 – $38,000.00.

Applications may be found below.

If you are interested in this position please send applications to Kimberly Cook, Coordinator of Branch Services. Applications may be sent to Central Mississippi Regional Library System, P.O. Box 1749, Brandon, MS 39043, or at

Applications may be printed here (4 pages) or picked up at any CMRLS branch.

Applications (whether returned to a branch or sent by fax, postal service, or email) will only be accepted when jobs are listed.

Central Mississippi Regional Library System

P.O. Box 1749
Brandon, MS 39043

100 Tamberline Street
Brandon, MS 39042

Phone: 601-825-0100
Fax: 601-825-0199

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Brandon, MS 39042
P.O. Box 1749
Brandon, MS 39043
Phone: 601-825-0100
Fax: 601-825-0199
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