APPOINTING AUTHORITY VACANCIES SALARY RANGE (per annum)
Yonkers Public Library As they occur $51,873 - $58,296*
RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT WAIVED
This is the initial level position for library school graduates. Employees in this class are expected to learn the specific applications of professional training by the performance of duties under the supervision of professional librarians in higher level positions. Instructions may be issued at the beginning of each new assignment. Employees in this class are assigned work progressively more difficult as their experience in the field broadens. Supervision may be exercised over clerical personnel in particular tasks. Does related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: (Illustrative only)
Provides advisory and guidance services;
Performs basic cataloging and classification techniques;
Answers reference questions;
Assists an administrative officer in his function;
Conducts book talks, multimedia programs, story and picture book hours, and liaison activities with community groups;
Supervises the work of clerical personnel;
Keeps informed of professional developments.
Candidates must meet the following requirement on or before the date of the written test.
A Master’s Degree from a library school that is accredited by the American Library Association or registered by the New York State Education Department.
Eligibility for a New York State Public Librarian’s Professional certificate at the time of application for appointment; possession of the certificate at the time of appointment.
Candidates that possess a valid New York State Public Librarian’s Professional Certificate (issued prior to January 1, 1977) also qualify.