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Working at Calvert Library


For current librarian and other library professional vacancies, see our Current Vacancies.


Calvert Library employs students between the ages of 16 and 18 to shelve books at minimum wage. For more information and to see whether we're hiring, please contact your local branch.


We welcome volunteers for most all of our activities and administrative tasks. If you would like to contribute your unique talents to the library, fill out our volunteer application and contact your local branch.


Current Vacancies (updated 2/23/2015)

Branch Manager, Southern Branch

Full Time, 35 hours per week, exempt position
Includes some evening and weekend hours.

Ensures the professional, efficient, customer-service-oriented operation of a branch library. Full job description and expectations are available at each branch and below.

Required Education:
MLS from an ALA accredited institution and Advanced Professional Library Certificate from MSDE or eligibility
Bachelor’s Degree and Library Associate Certificate

4 years library experience or related library work with 2 years in a public library
2 years supervisory experience
Working knowledge of library skills and techniques

Grade 24 with MLS.  Salary range is $51,415 to $76,258.
Grade 23 with Bachelor’s. Salary range is $47,193 to $69,979.

Medical Insurance provided with cost shared by employer and employee.
Maryland State Retirement System (7% of salary is employee contribution.)
Annual Leave – 24 days per year with MLS
15 days per year with Bachelor’s Degree
Sick Leave – 15 days per year

6 month probationary period upon promotion

Application Process: complete applications will include:

1) cover letter

2) resume           

3) Calvert Library Application

4) KSA answers and should be sent to by March16, at 4:00pm.  Please indicate the job title in the subject line of your email.


How to Apply

Position Information

Position Description



KSAs (word or pdf)