Deputy City Librarian – City of San Mateo, CA

A vibrant regional hub at the crossroads of three major freeways providing links to San Francisco, San Jose, Half Moon Bay and the East Bay, San Mateo is home to approximately 100,000 residents on the San Francisco Peninsula and is the second largest municipality in San Mateo County. The City’s library system consists of a contemporary Main Library plus two branch libraries that serve the community’s diverse needs. The department is organized across four divisions: Administrative Services, Adult-Teen/Information Services, Children’s/Literacy Services, and Circulation/Technical Services.


The ideal candidate will possess exceptional administrative and customer service skills. Library professionals who enjoy managing day-to-day library operations in a well-regarded and highly utilized system are encouraged to apply. Five years of increasingly responsible experience in a local government agency, including at least three years of service in a supervisory capacity, and a Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited institution are required. Experience serving in a comparable community will be considered favorably.


The salary range for this position is $142,386 – $156,980. Salary is supplemented by a competitive benefits package. This recruitment will close on Sunday, October 23, 2016. Obtain detailed brochure and apply electronically at


Teri Black ● 424.296.3111

Julie Yuan-Miu ● 925.820.8436




Please contact me if you have any questions or feedback…by the way, are you at City College of San Francisco? That is my old alma mater, I was there in the early ‘80’s waaaaaay back when! LOL Good school. Thank you sir, and have a good evening!

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