Employment Opportunities

Photo of librarian working The Cumberland County Library System is a great place to work. The system and its local libraries employ over 160 people. About 20 of these positions are professional librarians and the rest are library assistants, clerks or custodial support. Most positions are part-time. Each library is an independent, non-profit institution and staff are employees of the local library. The library system's administrative office staff are employed by Cumberland County government.


Part-Time Development Coordinator


Simpson Library is now accepting applications for a part-time Development Coordinator.



Part Time (20-25 hours per week). Non-Exempt.  Includes evening and weekend hours. Plans, directs, coordinates, and implements development activities to maintain and increase funding for the Joseph T. Simpson Public Library. Develops and manages all elements of the library’s giving campaigns. Tracks and measures the success of fundraising activities. Establishes and maintains working relationships with library board members, donors, and key stakeholders. Identifies and develops new opportunities for giving. Position functions under direction of Executive Director and Business and Individual Solicitations committee.


Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in communication, public relations, journalism or a related field and one to three years’ experience in fundraising or marketing, preferably for small non-profits or service-based organizations, or any combination of training and experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the position.


See job description for more information.


To apply, submit resume, cover letter, and three references to Sue Erdman, Executive Director, Joseph T. Simpson Public Library 16 N. Walnut St., Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 or email resume, cover letter, and references (preferred method) to Sue at serdman@ccpa.net.


Deadline to apply is September 7, 2017.


$14.00 - $19.00 per hour depending on experience. 


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