Employment Opportunities

MEDIA SPECIALIST

The Muskingum County Library System seeks an individual with a passion and commitment for providing quality library service to teens to fill a Media Specialist position in a high school library setting on an academic year contract basis.  The successful applicant must have strong leadership and communication skills, and computer experience with emphasis on Internet searching.  Responsibilities include:  Reference services, materials selection/collection development, checking library materials in/out, scheduling use of library computer lab, and budgeting for the school media center.  Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree. (Field of library science or education preferred.)  Rate of pay: $ 16.57 per hour.  Benefits:  Health and Life insurance, Paid Time Off (PTO) and usual holidays.  Qualified applicants should send a letter of application, resume, three (3) letters of reference and official undergraduate school transcripts to:  Lynn Mercer, Human Resources Manager, Muskingum County Library System, 220 North Fifth Street, Zanesville, Ohio 43701. EOE

EARLY CHILDHOOD LITERACY SPECIALIST
The Muskingum County Library System seeks an individual with the expertise and passion to develop reading readiness in young children to build lifelong readers. Applicant must be experienced in developing and presenting activities for children birth to age 5 that introduce literacy skills. Computer experience with emphasis on Internet searching is required. Responsibilities include: Planning and presenting children’s programs, customer service, and assisting in the selection of library materials. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood or Elementary Education (Preschool – grade 3). Salary: $14.75 per hour (20 hours per week) Benefits: Nine paid holidays, and 93 hours of Paid Time Off (PTO) earned annually. Qualified applicants should send a letter of application, resume, three (3) letters of reference and official undergraduate school transcripts to: Lynn Mercer, Human Resources Manager, Muskingum County Library System, 220 North Fifth Street, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.  EOE

 

ASSISTANT LIBRARIAN

The Muskingum County Library System is seeking an enthusiastic public service oriented individual to fill a full-time Assistant Librarian position. Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or relevant field of study required. Graduate hours in Library Science preferred. Duties include assisting customers in the Children’s Customer Service Department, planning and presenting programs for children ages infant through sixth grade and assisting in collection development. Salary: $14.32 per hour (40 hrs per week). Benefits include: Health and life insurance, nine paid holidays, and 186 hours of Paid Time Off (PTO) accrued annually. Qualified applicants should send a resume, three letters of reference and official undergraduate or graduate school transcripts to: Lynn Mercer, HR Manager, Muskingum County Library System, 220 N. 5th Street, Zanesville, Ohio 43701. EOE