Job Opening: Technology and Community Youth Services Librarian

By   05/05/2017

The Southern Adirondack Library System (SALS), a cooperative public library system in upstate New York, is looking for a dynamic, energetic, self-starter to fill the position of Technology and Community Youth Services Librarian. SALS coordinates programs and activities to complement the resources and assist efforts of 34 member libraries in Hamilton, Saratoga, Warren and Washington counties. SALS collaborates with the Mohawk Valley Library System to provide automation and technology services to an eight-county area, and helps its member libraries provide the best services to their communities.

The Technology and Community Youth Services Librarian will work to address youth and teen literacy needs system wide, as well as meeting the technology literacy needs of the membership. A successful candidate will be able to work independently, collaboratively, and manage multiple responsibilities and projects. The candidate will instruct and inspire adult learners, communicate well, and work collaboratively with the system and member library staff and trustees.

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