Employment

Head of Adult Services/eResources (Librarian II) – Full-time

The Merrimack Public Library has a full-time opening for the Head of Adult Services/eResources (Librarian II).  We seek a dynamic individual who is enthusiastic and creative with excellent communication skills and digital fluency to join our team working in a busy, forward-thinking library.

The Head of Adult Services is responsible for all aspects of  the Adult Services Department including: planning adult events and classes, overseeing the maintenance and development of the print and digital collections including: reference, periodicals, Adult Services/Reference professional collection, electronic databases; promoting these services and resources to meet the needs of the community; assisting in providing traditional and computer related reference services to meet the information needs of the community; overseeing and developing the Library’s Makerspace offerings, including a 3D Printer.  This individual participates in the management team and consotrium committees, supervises part-time staff and shares responsibility on public service desks. 

Qualifications: ALA-accredited Masters Degree in Library Science required; experience with consortium's current ILS and other computer applications helpful; public library experience helpful; supervisory experience preferred. 

Compensation and benefits: $42K - $47K; the annual salary depends on experience and qualifications; benefits include excellent medical and dental package with participation in the NH Retirement System.

How to Apply: Application deadline July 22, 2017 or until filled.

Please forward cover letter, resumé and three work references via USPS or email to:

Yvette Couser, Director

Merrimack Public Library

470 Daniel Webster Highway

Merrimack, NH 03054 

email: ycouser@merrimacklibrary.org 

Website:  www.merrimacklibrary.org

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