New Cumberland Public Library is seeking a part-time Reference Librarian who is committed to providing excellent customer service to all members of our community. This position requires familiarity with reference work in a public library, including database and information searches, reader's advisory, and technology support. The Reference Librarian reports to the Library Director, providing a wide range of reference services, and acts as the Librarian-in-charge of the building in the absence of full-time staff. The ideal candidate is personable, enjoys working with the public, and has a passion for public library work. Ideally, candidates will hold an MLIS or currently have an MLIS-in-progress (preferred), or a Bachelor's Degree and experience working in a public library setting. A comparable combination of education and experience may also be considered.
Position Hours: 2 weekday mornings per week, 9:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m., plus one Saturday per month, 9:45 a.m.-5:15 p.m. Availability to substitute is highly desirable. Additional shifts may be added in 2022.
Hourly Rate: $12.00/hr
A complete job description is available here (pdf, 2 pages).
To apply, please fill out a job application and return it (resume and cover letter may also be included) to the attention of Alana Bubnis, Library Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or via mail or in person to New Cumberland Public Library, 1 Benjamin Plaza, New Cumberland PA 17070.
Applications will be accepted until Thursday, September 30 or the position is filled.