Position Openings

Snyder County Libraries, Inc. is currently searching for an Executive Director, to work with the library staff, board and the community, to provide high quality library services at all 4 Snyder County Libraries and through home-based and community-based outreach programs. The ideal candidate will have a positive and inclusive leadership style, be creative, innovative, flexible, detail-oriented, able to meet deadlines, work efficiently and be comfortable with fundraising. 
 
The Rudy Gelnett Library (Selinsgrove) is the headquarters library for the Snyder County Libraries, with branches in Middleburg, Beavertown and McClure, and online at http://www.snydercountylibraries.org. The county has about 38,000 residents, is located along the Susquehanna River and has lovely rolling hills. Selinsgrove is home to Susquehanna University and in very close proximity to diverse shopping, entertainment, recreational and leadership opportunities. The Libraries have an annual budget of approximately $400,000, and a collection size of approximately 65,000 items. 
 
Qualifications: ALA/MLS, with at least 5 years of librarianship with 3 years of public library leadership/supervisory experience preferred, strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to problem-solve, make decisions, and to work collaboratively are required. Current PA Child Abuse Clearance, PA Criminal History Check, FBI Fingerprint Based Record Check, Certificate of Completion of online mandatory reporter training, Driver’s License and reliable vehicle are also required upon hire. Please see the attached position description for more details. 
 
Deadline: Review of applications will begin on December 15th, and will continue until the appropriate candidate is selected. The expected starting salary is $55,000 commensurate upon experience and qualifications. Medical/prescription/dental/eye/life insurance, as well as short-term and long term disability insurance, 7% retirement contribution are provided as well as other benefits. 
 
To apply, please send cover letter, resume and contact information for 3 references to Board Member Ms. Kimberly Andretta at Kimberly.Andretta@outlook.com. 
 
Susquehanna University Students:  
If you are interested in working at the Selinsgrove Library, please contact the SU Financial Services staff at sfs@susqu.edu or 570-372-4450.

If you are interested in volunteering at the Snyder County Libraries, please call 570-374-7163 or submit an online application here.

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