Librarian I, Youth Services (F/T) - Lockport Public Library - Lockport, NY
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Lockport Public Library

23 East Avenue Lockport, NY 14094

Notice of Job Vacancy


Position Title: Librarian I; Full Time; Youth Services

Type of Position: Provisional - Probationary - Permanent

Salary: $41,542

Date of Posting: March 23, 2021 Availability: August 2021

Benefits: NYS Retirement, health insurance, generous paid leave


Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s Degree in Library Science and NYS Public Librarian Certificate;

Must be eligible to take the Librarian I Lockport Civil Service Exam.


Specific Requirements:

· Strong technology skills including new and emerging technologies;

· Interest/experience in adult & children’s programming;

· Social media marketing skills

· Good knowledge of modern principles and practices of library service;

· Good knowledge of library materials,

· Good knowledge of modern library organizations;

· Good judgment;

· Ability to get along well with others;

· Excellent time and attendance record;

· Able to work nights and weekends;

· Strong computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office suite;

· Does related work as required.


Sample Work Activities (Illustrative only):

· Conducts book talks, multimedia programs, class visits, story and picture book hours;

· Markets and advertises library programming;

· Provide excellent reference and reader’s advisory services;

· Maintains collections through replacement, weeding, & ordering;

· Provides digital literacy instruction to our patrons;

· Provides assistance to patrons with technology devices;

· Other duties as assigned


How to Apply:

Interested, eligible candidates should mail a letter of interest and a resume (include three professional references) to the Director by April 19, 2021.


Beverly Federspiel, Executive Director

Lockport Public Library

P.O. Box 475

Lockport, NY 14095