JACOB EDWARDS LIBRARY
Adult Services Librarian (L/S-3)
The Town of Southbridge seeks a dynamic and enthusiastic Adult Services Librarian for the Jacob Edwards Library. This is a key position in charge of and involved with the daily operation and the ongoing programming of the Adult and Teen Department and coordinating the Library along with the Library Director and Children’s Librarian. This position supervises a staff and the library operations structure.
The work involves providing dynamic reference services and information instruction; preparing and implementing programming for adults and teens; maintaining and managing the library collection; strong communication skills; ability to prepare and track materials budget and staff shifts at the circulation desk.
Ideal candidate would also have strong technology skills; expertise with website coding and management, social media and digital delivery.
Master’s Degree in Library Science and a minimum of 3 years of library experience preferred. Experience working with an intergenerational population. Experience with Evergreen Integrated Library System (ILS) an advantage. Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus. Schedule includes evening shifts and Saturdays as per the needs of the Department.
The salary for this full time benefit eligible, 37.5 hour per week position is $47,421 to $57,612.
Interested persons should forward a Town of Southbridge employment application, resume and cover letter to the Office of the Town Manager, Town Hall, 41 Elm Street, Southbridge, MA 01550, fax 508-764-5425 or via email at [email protected]. Position will be open until filled with a review of applicants to commence December 21, 2018.
The Town of Southbridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer