The Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library is accepting applications for a Public Services Director at the Emerson Library. The full time position supervises circulation staff and assists Administration (Director and Assistant Director) along with other department heads with management of the library. The position is responsible for assisting patrons in securing information and in using the resources of the library to meet their specific needs through the collection and programming. Supervises collection development for adult books, reference, online resources and periodicals. Reports directly to Administration.
POSITION REQUIRES a Bachelor’s degree and at least 2 years of library experience, 2 years of management experience, knowledge of general reference, and knowledge of collection development. Preference for a Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited school. Pay starts at $20/hour. To apply for position, submit letter of interest and resume at Indeed.com.
Jeffrey Cottrell, Assistant Director