Two Library Positions – Maryland

Position: Branch Manager
Location: St. Mary’s County Library – Charlotte Hall, MD
Salary: Grade 9, starting at $54,845, with full benefits
Closing Date: May 5, 2017
Start Date: June 12, 2017

Originally posted on the Maryland Library Association listserv. Full vacancy announcement available at:


Under the direction of the deputy director and as a member of the administrative team, directs and coordinates operations and activities of a branch, including personnel
Plans, implements, and evaluates all library services within a branch
Manages library collections, branch budget allocations, and cash collection *Supervises the daily operations of the branch
Hires, supervises and develops staff
Assists customers; negotiates and resolves difficult customer transactions
Serves on administrative team
Requests and coordinates facility maintenance needs with appropriate county departments
Collects and analyzes statistics
Plans, directs, or carries out library promotion and outreach activities.

Position: Part-time Library Associate

Location: Wicomico Detention Center

Originally posted on the Maryland Library Association listserv. Vacancy announcement available at:

Part-time Library Associate

Provides customer support and information services to the inmates at the Wicomico County Detention Center. Maintain the library book program. Provide assistance using the online and print resources for basic legal information. Help with researching legal topics.


Bachelor’s degree or two year’s relevant experience required. Position based at Wicomico County Detention Center, reporting to the Deputy Director of Programs and Services. Some travel may be required for continuing education, meetings, community events, and related activities. Light physical effort in the handling of light materials or boxes up to 30 pounds. Must pass background and drug testing.