Multiple Positions- Maryland

Position: Library Services Specialist – Interlibrary Loan
Location: Towson University

Originally posted on the Maryland Library Association listserv.

The Albert S. Cook Library at Towson University is currently accepting applications for a Library Services Specialist to work in the Interlibrary Loan Department.
This department obtains materials not available from the University of Maryland and Affiliated Institution (USMAI) libraries for Towson University students, faculty, and staff, and lends materials from the Cook Library collection to non-USMAI libraries.

Process all interlibrary loan requests following guidelines and standards established nationally for ILL; perform both borrowing and lending interlibrary loan duties in a quick, efficient and courteous manner, utilizing appropriate interlibrary loan software. Assist all users in requesting material through interlibrary loan in person, by phone or electronically. Read ILL E-mails daily, handling questions and problems immediately, and referring them to the AUL for Access & Outreach Services when appropriate.
Implement effective and efficient workflows and monitor daily progress of requests. In collaboration with the AUL for Access & Outreach Services, create or revise interlibrary loan policies and procedures. In collaboration with the AUL for Access & Outreach Services, review and update student assistant job descriptions.
Trains and leads student assistants, assigning daily duties, assists AUL for Access & Outreach Services in evaluating the performance of student assistants.

To Apply:
Please fully complete the online application. A cover letter and resume are requested but not required.

Position: Area Manager West
Prince George’s County Memorial Library System (PGCMLS)
Salary: $70 – $85k DOQ. Generous benefits package.

Full vacancy announcement available at ALA Joblist.

PGCMLS is seeking a dynamic Area Manager for its west area branches in Prince George’s County including Hyattsville, Bladensburg, Mount Rainier and New Carrollton. This position plays a key role in the administration and delivery of customer-focused library services. The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to serving a diverse community, demonstrated leadership and supervisory experience, excellent communication skills, and innovative and forward thinking ideas. Foreign language skills are a plus! We offer excellent benefits and the chance to work in an informal, but professional environment. Bring your gifts to our team!

Position: Community Branch Manager I
Location: Anne Arundel County Public Library
Salary: $59,451.00 – $99,018.00 (Yearly Salary)

Full vacancy announcement available at ALA Joblist.

Responsibilities include:
Professional, managerial level work in supervising the operations of a community branch, serving as a member of the Library’s management team and advocating for library services. Works as a professional librarian to provide direct public service.