Multiple Positions- Maryland

Position: Assistant Director
Location: Charles County Public Library, La Plata, Maryland
Salary: $82,922.00 – $82,922.00 (Yearly Salary)

Full vacancy announcement available at ALA Joblist.

Job Summary: Under the direction of the Executive Director, plans and directs all aspects of library operations and public services including branch management and customer service practices; assists and advises the Executive Director in budget planning, long range and strategic planning and policy recommendation; fills in for the Executive Director when required. Supervises all branch managers, the bookkeeper, and the programming coordinator.

Position: Circulation Assistant
Location: St. John’s College, Annapolis, MD

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

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Provides circulation service and reference service to patrons; maintains reserve collection, material on hold shelf, and the new book shelf; assists patrons with use of computers, printer, scanner, and AV equipment; assists with training of student assistants and provides updates on student assistants’ performance; maintains weekly on-desk and off-desk schedules; reviews and submits student assistant time sheets; assists with interlibrary loan processing, creates electronic finding aids, oversees shelf-maintenance, including shelving and shelf-reading; oversees inventory activities for all collections, including managing the progress of the inventory and searching for missing materials; identifies materials in need of repair; orders and maintains inventory of office supplies; serves as trouble shooter for all the equipment in the public areas; maintains statistics for head and entry counts; opens and closes library on weekends and weekday evenings; maintains newspaper collections including checking in and claiming newspapers; submits money deposits to Business Office; ensures that the library is safe and secure in the absence of a full-time staff member; tracks work orders for various offices and vendors; represents the College in a professional manner. Work requires stooping, reaching, pushing book carts, and lifting.

Position: Director of Library and Media
Location: Carroll Community College, Westminster, MD
Salary: $61,012 – $81,828

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

FUNCTION: The Director of Library and Media administers and supervises all operations of the college’s library and media services in order to assure the provision of a full range of library and research services for students and faculty. The Director also provides leadership for developing long-range plans and deploying technical innovations to improve and expand Library and Media services. Specific responsibilities include: developing and enacting library philosophy, mission, and goals, creating and interpreting library policies and procedures and administering library budget; providing leadership with regard to information literacy goal implementation for the college community; planning, organizing, and managing all library operations including reference, circulation, technical services, collection development/acquisition, library instruction and instructional media development; overseeing the arrangement and maintenance of the library’s physical facilities and equipment; supervising all Library staff including Electronic Resources Librarian, Public Services Librarians, Technical Services Librarian, Library Technicians, Media technicians, and Aides; designing and implementing plans for promoting use of the library, both on campus and in the community, and maintaining a strong liaison with the college faculty and staff; representing or designating representative for Library and Media on all relevant college committees; coordinating the provision of space, security, and computer and technology related needs for the library and media office in conjunction with other college services; coordinating functions of media office including equipment inventory and delivery, media production, media collection, and streaming video; working with Community Media Center in cooperative ventures including public access Channel 18, shared equipment, and community broadcasting at the college; serving as the copyright officer for the college providing guidance and advice to the college community with regard to copyright issues; updating copyright policies and compliance statements; developing and maintaining liaison with Carroll County Public Library and McDaniel College Hoover Library through the Carroll Library Partnership (CLP) to promote cooperation, networking, expediting referrals, and ensuring optimal use and deployment of the shared automated library system; participating in the ongoing work of the community college library consortium (MCCLC) and performing other duties as assigned.