Full-Time IT/Reference Librarian (Peters Township Public Library)

The Peters Township Public Library is seeking a qualified individual for the full-time position of
IT/Reference Librarian.

This position will:
• Conduct technology classes for library patrons
• Train, assist, and monitor library patrons and staff on the use of the library’s technological
resources including use of computer hardware and software as well as Makerspace equipment
• Oversee and manage the Makerspace by:

  • Conducting training and demonstration programs on the equipment in the Makerspace
  • for library patrons and the library staff
  • Assisting and monitoring patrons working with the equipment in the Makerspace
  • Checking the equipment in the Makerspace to make sure they are in working order and
  • proper supplies are available for their functioning

• Assist patrons in use of library and online resources including troubleshooting hardware and
software problems that occur while using public access PCs and handling questions that arise
from patrons downloading digital resources
• Evaluate new and enhanced approaches to delivery of information technology services and
identify, investigate, and recommend new hardware and software to Library Director
• Provide reference desk coverage, including assisting patrons in person and via the phone with
basic reference needs, library technology, and study room bookings

Basic Requirements:
• Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited school
• Three years of professional library experience
• Candidates with website maintenance and IT troubleshooting experience will be given preference
• PA State Police criminal history check, PA Child Abuse clearances, FBI fingerprints

Compensation and Scheduling:
• Salary range of $55,788 to $67,000
• Benefits package includes healthcare, dental, and vision coverage, retirement plan, professional
development support, and paid holidays, vacation, and personal time
• Daytime hours, one regular evening per week and one Saturday per month, evenings and
weekends as needed for programs
• Full time 37.5 hours/week

Interested applicants must send resume, cover letter, and Peters Township employment application to
kthauvette@peterstownship.com by 4:30pm on Monday, January 30, 2023. Employment application,
job description, and hiring process are available at www.peterstownship.com. Peters Township is an
Equal Opportunity Employer.