Library Director Search

An opening exists in The Community Library in the position of Library Director I.

Annual Salary range of $43,000 to $45,000 with pay commensurate with experience.

Eligible to participate in NYS Retirement System, NYS Voluntary Deferred Compensation Program, Employer contributions to medical insurance, Paid Time Off.

The Community Library in Cobleskill, New York is seeking an energetic, enthusiastic and motivated individual to serve as Library Director. The Community Library is chartered to serve the Cobleskill-Richmondville School District, a population of over 14,000. Located in the heart of the Village of Cobleskill, a rural/suburban community located about 30 miles southwest of Schenectady, New York in beautiful Schoharie County.

This will be a provisional appointment; permanent appointment will be contingent upon successful completion of a Civil Service examination and becoming reachable on the resulting eligible list.

Candidates interested in being considered for this position must submit a Civil Service employment application to the:

Schoharie County Personnel and Civil Service

P.O. Box 675

Schoharie, NY 12157

by the close of business on Thursday, August 15, 2019

Applications may be obtained online at:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s Degree in librarianship or Library Science from a school accredited by the American Library Association or recognized by the New York State Education Department as following acceptable education practices.

NOTE: Part-time and volunteer experience will be pro-rated based on number of hours worked per week.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Eligibility for a New York State Public librarian’s professional certificate at the time of application. Possession of certificate at time of appointment.