Want to join our team? Please see below for any potential openings in our branches!

If we have more than one opening and you would like to apply for multiple positions, you will need to apply to each position individually.


Library Manager, Oak Grove Branch

This full time employee, under the general supervision of the Director, runs the system’s largest branch. Performs supervisory, managerial, administrative, training, patron service, research, planning, and coordination work for the Lamar County Library System at an assigned branch. Provides overall supervision and direction of the assigned library, including supervision of day-to-day operations of assigned staff, management of the facility, collection development and maintenance, and the planning and execution of library programming. Performs all other duties assigned by Director.

The current opening is for our Oak Grove branch. For details, see the full job description.

An ALA MLS/MLIS degree and previous library work is required (preferably 3-5 years). Excellent management, organizational, and interpersonal skills are a must. The Branch Manager must be able to deal effectively with the public, county officials, and other employees. Also required are excellent written and oral communication skills, ability to work with the public, familiarity with library databases, computer software, word processing, and the Internet. Must have working knowledge of professional library principles, practices, functions, methods, and administration. Life experience related to these areas may be considered equivalent.

Our application is a fillable PDF. To apply, download it to your computer, fill it out and email it to For full consideration, please apply by February 22, 2021.


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