Job Posting: Adult Information Services Librarian I (Part-Time)
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The East Greenbush Community Library is seeking a dynamic, community-focused individual who is technologically savvy, committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and works well in a team environment. The ideal candidate will be capable of providing excellent reference service and readers advisory at a busy public service desk. Electronic collection development experience is a plus.
$24.96-$31.20 (step schedule)
This part-time position will consist of every other Saturday from 10:00am to 2:00pm, and Monday evenings from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Additional morning or afternoon hours are possible.
Head of Adult Information Services
Please submit a cover letter, resume, Rensselaer County Civil Service application, and three professional references to: Dawn Geurds, Business and Operations Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org. Application review will begin on Friday, May 12, 2023, and the position will remain open until filled.
MLS (or equivalent) required from ALA accredited school. Possession of a NYS Public Librarian’s Professional Certificate. This is a civil service position and appointments are provisional.
The mission of the East Greenbush Community Library is to serve as a community center for lifelong learning, with a broad range of ideas and information through traditional and emerging resources to meet the intellectual, recreational, and cultural needs of residents. We circulate over 200,000 items a year, and 20,000+ residents attend library programs. The library is open seven days a week, and more than 100,000 people visit the library yearly.
We are deliberate and self-reflective about the kind of team and culture we are building, and we are seeking colleagues that are not only strong in their own aptitudes, but care deeply about supporting each other’s growth and providing top-notch library service to the community. We value diversity- in backgrounds and in experiences. Equity, diversity, and inclusion are central to the promotion and practice of intellectual freedom, and we need people from all backgrounds and walks of life to be a part of our team.