Job Openings at the Athens County Public Libraries

Youth Services Librarian

The Athens County Public Libraries seek a part time (21 hours per week) Youth Services Librarian based at the Chauncey Library, 29 Converse St., Chauncey, OH. This position is responsible for providing services and programs to youth and parents, both in the library and at events off-site, under the guidance of the branch manager and Youth Services Coordinator. The position also serves as primary contact for patrons in accessing library materials, information, and services related to youth services; providing readers’ advisory for juvenile materials, answering reference questions, promoting youth services events, and engaging with youth and parents in the library. Candidates must have a college degree at the bachelor’s level or equivalent experience, 1 year of professional experience in a library or education setting, and a demonstrated ability to plan and present programming for youth and families. Candidates holding a Master of Library Science degree are preferred. Evening and weekend schedules are required. Salary begins at $13.00 per hour and is negotiable depending on qualifications. Click here for a complete job description.

To apply send a resume and cover letter to Please indicate which position you are applying for. Applications received by November 4, 2019 will receive first consideration. Questions should be directed to, no calls please.

The Athens County Public Libraries are an equal opportunity employer providing employment opportunities for all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, veteran/military status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.