Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Youth Services Librarian I (Two Openings)

The Ferguson Library. The Ferguson Library in Stamford, CT, is seeking to fill two full-time positions with creative, enthusiastic, and customer service-oriented youth services librarians. Join a team committed to providing outstanding library service to a diverse community. The successful candidates for both open positions, one at the Main Library’s DiMattia Building and one with shared responsibilities between the Bookmobile and the Harry Bennett Branch, will enjoy working with young people, have a strong background in children’s and teen literature, and possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Responsibilities include reference, and readers’ advisory, collection management, and programming activities for all ages from babies to teens. Proficiency in technology required. Bilingual capability is an asset. The Ferguson Library provides full-time staff members with a competitive salary and a comprehensive and generous package of employee benefits, including pension, health and life insurance, and programs to encourage staff members to achieve personal and professional growth. The salary range for this position having a 37.5 hour work week is $58,393 – $71,673. The starting salary is commensurate with experience. To be considered for one or both of these positions, please submit a resume and cover letter by email to George N. Nichols, Director of Human Resources and General Counsel (gnichols@fergusonlibrary.orgnot later than October 11, 2016. The link to the job descriptions posted on our website is here.  Refer to fergusonlibrary.org for more information about the Library and community.