Harford County Public Library
These are exciting times at Harford County Public Library as we expand our public service role in a dramatic fashion through innovative literacy programs, new product expansions, record-breaking fundraising events and implementing new technologies, all while maintaining outstanding customer service. HCPL has been the home of great stories for more than 65 years and continues to play an important role in the personal stories of customers and staff. Come be part of our story!
Vacancy #14-06, Manager II – Virtual Services
Oversees, manages and designs the Library’s total Web environment, including the library’s public web presence & the staff intranet services; responsible for the overall web architecture, hardware, software, design and standards; communicates regularly with web content providers; and assists with the purchase of web-based subscription services and databases. Integrates 3rd party web-based products with the HCPL website and integrated library system (ILS). Works with vendor bids and proposals; selects sources or makes recommendations for sources to Administration based on analysis of information; Arranges vendor contracts, negotiates for best costs, and observes quality of purchased materials. Oversees day-to-day operations, activities and staff associated with managing the library’s integrated library system. Oversees the Computer Services Center (CSC) in the absence of the Technology Administrator. Meets minimum public service hours as defined by Library Administration
Vacancy #14-16, Senior Administrator – Public Services
Manages and oversees all library public service operations. Directly supervises the branch managers, the Community Outreach Specialist and the Youth Services
Coordinator. The Senior Administrator develops, plans and executes library objectives and translates into programs and activities that support public service
goals; acts as liaison between branch staff, department staff and Senior Administration; performs other duties as assigned. Meets minimum public service hours
as defined by Library Administration.
Vacancy #14-18, Coordinator – Youth Services
Coordinates and oversees children’s and youth services (Birth – 18 years-old) on a system wide scale, develops, oversees, plans and implements children’s and
teen programs; acts as liaison between outside groups and youth related public services areas children’s and teen services staff and Senior Administration. Is
the statewide representative on youth related boards and organizations. Works with vendor bids and proposals for system wide children’s and youth
programming. Arranges vendor contracts, negotiates for best costs and observes quality of purchased services. Prepares reports and required documents.
Reports to the Senior Administrator – Public Services. Performs other duties as assigned. Meets minimum public service hours as defined by Library
Visit our website at www.HCPLonline.org . Click on “Library Jobs” for more information and to apply online. Online applications must be submitted by date and time indicated on vacancy announcement. HCPL is committed to diversity in the workplace. If assistance w/ the app process needed, call 410-273-5600. EOE