Employment Opportunity, Library Assistant Director

Library Assistant Director

  • Library: Huntingdon Valley Library
  • Town: Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
  • Library Type: Public
  • Position Type: MLS
  • Deadline: Open until filled

Description, How to Apply, and Contact:

The Huntingdon Valley Library, located in Huntingdon Valley, PA, seeks a full-time library assistant director. Primary responsibilities are supervising and coordinating the general operation of circulation and ILL activity, acting as our MCLINC automation coordinator, and scheduling meeting room use.  The successful candidate will take the lead in maintaining a welcoming atmosphere in the library and resolve issues in a positive, effective manner.  Other responsibilities include coordinating technology implementation, supervising library assistants and pages, assisting with collection development, participating with planning adult programs and monitoring appropriate use of the facility. For a complete job description, please visit our website.

The position is full time at 37.5 hours per week and some evenings and Saturdays are required.

This position requires a four-year college degree, a Master’s Degree in in Library Science is preferred. Supervisory experience is strongly preferred.  A general knowledge of library operations and materials and a desire to serve the public in a friendly, comfortable environment is preferred. Strong customer service, computer, and organizational skills are essential.  Ability to provide the following at the time of hire: Pennsylvania State Police Request for Criminal Records Check, Department of Public Welfare Child Abuse History Clearance, Federal Criminal History Record Information, and Completion of the Pa State Mandated Reporter Training

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and library need.

Submit resume and cover letter to:

Mrs. Pam Dull

Director

Huntingdon Valley Library
625 Red Lion Road
Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

or by email in PDF form to pdull@mclinc.org

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