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Communications and Technical Services Library Associate

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Roeliff Jansen Community Library | Hillsdale, NY
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Roeliff Jansen Community Library


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Published 14 days ago

Start Date

September 3, 2019

Application Deadline

July 20, 2019

Salary

$15,000 - $17,000
Hourly rate dependent upon education and experience


The Roeliff Jansen Community Library in Copake, NY, is seeking an energetic and creative part-time Communications and Technical Services Associate to oversee the Library’s communications and to help maintain and process the Library’s circulating collection. The Communications and Technical Services Associate, who reports to the Director of the Library, will also assist with circulation and reference duties.

Specific responsibilities:

·        Work with Library staff and program committees to promote the library and its programs

·        Maintain and expand the Library’s social media presence

·        Compile and edit the Library’s e-newsletter

·        Write and send press releases on Library activities

·        Help create and circulate flyers/posters for events

·        Help select materials for the adult collection

·        Process and catalog new materials

·        Work the circulation desk, field reference questions, assist patrons with computer questions

·        Take responsibility of the building in the absence of the Director

The candidate must be comfortable with computer and A/V technology and savvy with social media. Experience with Constant Contact, WordPress, and Photoshop a plus. Must have strong writing and customer service skills and be able to work with people of all ages and temperaments and enjoy working as part of a team.

This is a 20 hour/week position. Candidate must be able to work weekends and evenings as needed.

Minimum qualifications:

·        Bachelor’s degree, MLS preferred

Hourly rate dependent upon education and experience.

The Roeliff Jansen Community Library is an equal opportunity employer.

The Roeliff Jansen Community Library in Copake, NY, is seeking an energetic and creative part-time Communications and Technical Services Associate to oversee the Library’s communications and to help maintain and process the Library’s…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

How To Apply

Please send resume and letter explaining why you think you would be a good fit for this position, along with the names and contact information for three professional references, to Tamara Gaskell, Director, at rjcl9091@gmail.com. Review of applications will begin July 1.

Please send resume and letter explaining why you think you would be a good fit for this position, along with the names and contact information for three professional references, to…

Location

9091 State Rt 22, Hillsdale, NY 12529
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