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Adult Resources Coordinator
Under the general direction of the Library Director, this position performs collection development for adult print and audio materials and provides leadership in coordinating activities of reference and staff development. Works as part of an administrative team in establishing the activities and direction of the library system.
We serve a county with a population of 90,000 with a central library, three branches and a vibrant outreach service. Calvert Library is well-respected, deeply engaged in our community and forward thinking. As our vision states: Calvert Library is your destination for imagination, information and inspiration. We live that vision every day in our extensive offering of events and classes, our collections both digital and physical, and our excellent customer service.
All four locations are open 61 hours a week. We are closed on Friday mornings to allow time for staff training and meetings; there are currently no Sunday hours at Calvert Library. The library has two outreach vehicles, 54.2 FTE, circulation over 1 million, budget of $3.9 million, our librarians answered almost 154,000 reference questions and over 55,000 customers attended library events.
Successful candidate will possess:
This position is based in the Administrative Office in Prince Frederick.
Full Time, 35 hours per week
Salary range is $56,020 to $83,119 plus competitive medical, dental and vision benefits and a Maryland State Retirement Plan. This position is exempt.
There will be a 6 month probationary period.
Travel required, mostly in Maryland.
Application: Interested candidates should submit a meaningful cover letter, resume, application and answers to KSA questions to Carrie Plymire, Director, Calvert Library, 850 Costley Way, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. Applications are due by February 2, 2015 at 4pm. For more information, call (410) 535-0291.