Position Open in Adult Services

The Shaler North Hills Library is seeking to hire a reference librarian/staff member for the Adult Services Department. This is a part-time position with 20-25 hours/week. Will include an evening rotation and two weekend shifts per month. We are one of the busiest libraries in the county with a very supportive community.

Primary duties include staffing the Reference Desk (Reference, Reader’s Advisory and Tech Support), supporting the Circulation Department (creating library cards, checking materials in and out), and scheduling of meeting rooms. Also assist with programming, events, outreach, and marketing and public relations efforts.

Must enjoy working with the public.  Flexibility and patience along with a sense of humor is a plus. Familiarity with Sierra (ILS), Microsoft Office, databases and e-resources is helpful. MILS degree and/or public library experience preferred. The candidate selected will need to have or obtain PA Child Abuse/FBI clearances and pass a criminal background check.

You may read the complete job description below:

Applicants should email a resume, cover letter and three references to:

Beth A. Lawry, Adult Services Manager


No phone calls please. Position open until filled.