Full-Time Adult Services Librarian

The Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County is seeking a full-time Adult Services Librarian. The ideal candidate should have an MLIS degree, a demonstrated interest in library work for adults, and a commitment to service excellence.

Responsibilities: (1) Assists library customers of all ages in the use of library resources, including library technology. Advises customers in selecting and locating materials in all formats to meet their informational, educational and recreational needs. (2) Promotes reading and life-long learning by planning and conducting adult programs and presentations both in the library and off-site. (3) Keeps library collections current and relevant by selecting, organizing, displaying and weeding material. (4) Provides easily accessible library collections in a safe, clean, organized, and appropriate environment in a friendly, courteous manner.

Requirements: Master’s Degree in Library Science is required. Must have an ability to work with web-based catalogs and reference resources. Must be outgoing and courteous with a strong customer service philosophy. Knowledge of books, authors, movies and music is required. Must be available for extended or non-traditional hours (including evenings and Saturdays) and willing to work at the various locations in the PLYMC system.

Hourly starting pay for this position is $18.98 with an excellent fringe benefit package.

Apply online – FT Librarian 1 – Adult

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