Adult Services Job Posting

September 13, 2022: This job posting has ended. Thank you for your interest.

Position Title:  Head of Adult Services

The Mason County District Library is finalizing a reorganization and strategic planning process and is seeking applications for the new position of Head of Adult Services.

Salary Range of $36,000 – $45,000 based on experience for this full time, exempt position scheduled for 35 hours weekly.  Benefits include paid holidays, sick leave, vacation, health insurance, and defined benefit retirement plan.

Under the direction of the Library Director, this position oversees the Adult Services of the Mason County District Library, including maintaining a high level of service to the public, supervising Adult Service staff, and overseeing selection and collection development for the adult collection.  This employee will participate in the administration, budgeting and planning for the Mason County District Library.

Position requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, Master of Library Science preferred.
  • Library of Michigan Certification 3 or ability to acquire within 12 months.
  • Library experience preferred.
  • Working knowledge of, or interest in, library science theory and principles and of the organization of information.
  • Basic computer skills.

For more details and application instructions, view the full job description here: Adult Services Description.  Application packets must be submitted via email.  Packets MUST contain a completed application from MCDL.  Find an application at ( Incomplete applications will not be considered. 

*Application period closes Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at 5:00 pm.*

The Mason County District Library serves a rural population of 28,000.  The Library has two branches, in Ludington & Scottville, to serve the residents of Mason County.  We are wrapping up Strategic Planning and are ready to achieve our Vision for the next five years.  Mason County is located on the Lake Michigan shoreline, with a range of outdoor and cultural amenities, and is located within easy driving distance of Muskegon, Grand Rapids, and Traverse City.

For more information, please contact the Library.  Thanks!

Eric Smith, Director

Mason County District Library

217 E Ludington Street

Mason County District Library

(231) 843-8465

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