Reference Librarian (Part-Time)

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 (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.



New Cumberland