Director (Vandergrift Public Library)

 

28-35 Hours Weekly

 

REQUIRED BACKGROUND:

  • 2 years of college (B.A. or B.S. preferred), 9 library science credits (must be obtained within 18 months of hiring if degree is not in library science)
  • Previous library experience
  • Grant writing experience
  • Valid Pennsylvania driver’s license
  • Current Pennsylvania and FBI clearances

 

DUTIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Oversight of library budget and finances
  • Payroll
  • Hiring, training, scheduling and supervising staff
  • Grant writing, publicity, and donor relations
  • Fundraising
  • Preparing reports and presentations
  • Collection development and maintenance
  • Adherence to state, county and local requirements
  • Liaising with the library board of trustees, community officials, municipalities and local groups in planning library services and programs
  • Supervising the maintenance of all library facilities and equipment
  • Engaging in public outreach to bring groups to the library as well as to bring the library to outside groups
  • Attracting and scheduling volunteers
  • Other duties as assigned

 

ADDITIONAL ASSETS:

  • Familiarity with social media and digital technology
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Passion for, and commitment to, libraries

 

Please send a resume and cover letter (applications without a cover letter will not be considered) to vandergriftlibrarydirector@gmail.com.

 

128 Washington Ave C, Vandergrift PA 15690, 724-568-2212