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Delivery Driver

The Pioneer Library System is seeking an energetic person with a clean driver's license and stamina to load, unload, sort multiple 50-lb bins of library materials. This position would work approximately 10-20 hrs/wk every Thursday and Friday from about 3:30 pm - 10:00 pm.  

Pay: $11/hour.

Deadline to Apply: August 4, 2017.

To apply, please send a completed application to: 

Cindy Gardner
Pioneer Library System
2557 State Route 21 
Canandaigua, NY 14424
cgardner@pls-net.org
585-394-8260 x108

Application PDF

Job Description

 

Member Library Jobs
Library Director I, Newark Public Library

The Board of Trustees of the Newark (NY) Public Library seeks a passionate, forward-thinking director to lead the library into a bright future.   In 2006, the library became a district library with stable, voter-directed funding and an elected board of trustees.

Located between the Finger Lakes and Lake Ontario and situated on the Erie Canal, Newark, NY is a village that is rich with history and recreational possibilities.  Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge, Waterloo Premium Outlets, an abundance of wineries, and the city of Rochester are all within a short drive from Newark, giving our small town community big-city advantages.

Additional information about the library is available at www.newarklibrary.org.
Click here for the Library Director I job specifications.

Essential Duties

  • Administer budget, finances, and personnel of the library.
  • Plan, implement and evaluate library services.
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with the Pioneer Library System, its member libraries, and community organizations.
  • Promote community visibility.
  • Develop policies in collaboration with the Board of Trustees.

 

The Successful Candidate

  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, problem-solving, and project management skills.
  • Commitment to providing high-quality service in an ever-changing public library environment, including familiarity with emerging technologies.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing public library personnel and budgets.
  • Strong commitment to community relations.

 

Education and Experience

  • A Master’s Degree in Librarianship from a library school that is accredited by the American Library Association.
  • Two years of post MLS professional library experience.

 

Compensation and Benefits

  • Starting salary range: $50,000-$55,000
  • 20 vacation days, 12 sick days, 9 holidays, and 3 personal days per year.
  • Health and dental benefits available.
  • New York State Retirement


How to Apply

  1. Email application materials (cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references) in PDF format to newarkdirectorsearch@pls-net.org by 5pm on August 21, 2017.
  2. Submit an Employment and Exam Application along with the $10 application fee to Wayne County Human Resources by August 21, 2017.  The application is available at http://web.co.wayne.ny.us/human-resources/

Civil Service Requirements

The successful candidate will be hired on a provisional basis until they pass the Civil Service Training and Experience exam entitled Library Director I as one of the top three scorers.

For additional information, please visit http://web.co.wayne.ny.us/human-resources/.

The Library Director I Exam Announcement is available at: http://web.co.wayne.ny.us/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/LIBDIR-I-EXAM.pdf