Part-time Adult and Reference Services Librarian Opening
The Huntington Public Library seeks an enthusiastic and energetic individual to work with us in the Adult and Reference Services Department where there is a part-time opening for 14-16 hours per week. The successful candidate should exhibit positive, proactive customer service skills, flexibility and initiative.
Duties and qualifications:
Basic knowledge of, and instruction to patrons, in all library resources including digital and downloadable materials
Possess knowledge of emerging technology and current trends in library services
Collection development, readers’ advisory and program responsibilities will be assigned as required
Ability and willingness to collaborate with colleagues as well as work independently
MLS from an ALA accredited institution
Valid NYS Public Librarian Certificate (this is not a trainee position)
General experience working with the public and diverse communities
Excellent customer service and communication skills
Spanish proficiency is a plus
Hours include nights, (alternating Friday nights), Mondays (morning/daytime hours), weekends and holiday rotations and staffing both our Main building and Station Branch. Starting salary: $29.74, set by union contract. Only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.
Interested candidates should email your resume and letters of application by April 21, 2021 to:
Thérèse Purcell Nielsen,
Head of Adult Services