Employment Opportunities

38 South Market Street / Johnstown NY 12095  (518) 762-8317

Librarian I

The Johnstown Public Library seeks an enthusiastic, dynamic, self-motivated individual for the position of Librarian I.  This position reports to the Library Director and is responsible for providing professional library services to staff and patrons as well as innovative programming and extensive community outreach. 

Schedule includes daytime, evening, and weekend hours, for a total of 35 hours/week.  Starting salary is $35,000, with additional benefits.

 The successful candidate will have: 
• Master’s Degree in Library Science;
• NYS Public Librarian Certificate;
• Experience and comfort with technology;
• Excellent interpersonal skills;
• Ability to plan, coordinate, and supervise the work of others;
• Courtesy, positivity, flexibility, and a sense of humor.

Civil Service
The position of Librarian I is a competitive position within the Fulton County Civil Service Department.  Provisional appointment will be made with a Civil Service examination to be held at a later date for permanent appointment.  Residency in New York State is required.

Application Process
Employment applications are available online at http://www.fultoncountyny.gov/sites/default/files/documents/Employment%20Application.pdf or in hard copy at the library.  Applications will be considered until February 26th and can be sent via email to Erica Wing at ewing@mvls.info or by mail to:

Erica Wing
Johnstown Public Library
38 S Market St
Johnstown, NY 12095

Questions about the position should be directed to Erica Wing at ewing@mvls.info or 762-8317x25.