Employment Opportunities

POSITION AVAILABLE
DEVELOPMENT & COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Cranberry Public Library (CPL) seeks a qualified candidate to fill the newly created position of Development & Communications Manager. This is a 40-hour per week, full-time position.

The Development & Communications Manager is responsible for advancing the library’s mission and vision by conducting fundraising activities to increase philanthropic support as well as maintain a high level of public awareness about CPL by coordinating community/public relations efforts.

Applicants should possess 3-5 years of job-related experience. Previous experience in non-profit fundraising and communications strongly preferred. The successful candidate should be highly motivated, customer service focused, and detail oriented.

Duties include (but are not limited to): coordinating library fundraising efforts; cultivating donor relationships; and developing and executing a comprehensive marketing and communications plan.

Partial benefits, including health care, are available upon the successful completion of a 3-month probationary period. Full benefits after 1-year of employment. Schedule is flexible. Salary is $36-38,000, DOQ.

For a complete job description and application, please see below. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Cranberry Library Job Application to cranberrylibraryjobs@cranberrylibrary.org. Electronic submissions only. No phone calls.

Applications accepted until August 15, 2021.

Job Description

Application for Employment

POSITION AVAILABLE 

REFERENCE CLERK 

24-27 hours per week, includes evenings and weekends 

PRIMARY WORK PERFORMED: 

• Staffs the Reference/Computer Lab Desk 

• Works the Circulation Desk as needed 

• Assists with managing of patron inter-library loan requests 

TYPICAL SCHEDULE: 

• Wednesday 12 – 8PM 

• Thursday 9 AM – 5PM 

• Every other Friday/Saturday 

Friday 9 AM – 5 PM 

Saturday 8 AM – 4 PM 

• Sunday on a rotating schedule from 1 – 4 PM (during the school year) 

• Book drop retrieval on rotating schedule during summer Sundays and Holidays 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

• College degree preferred 

• Exemplary customer service skills 

• Comfortable enough working with computers to be able to assist the public with basic functions 

• Preference given to those with prior experience working in a public library setting  

$9.25 per hour 

Job applications can be found here or at the Library’s Circulation Desk. Submit application in person at the Library or via email to cranberrylibraryjobs@cranberrylibrary.org. NO PHONE CALLS. 

Applications accepted until position filled.

Reference Clerk Job Description

Application for Employment

POSITION AVAILABLE 

CHILDREN’S CLERK, PART-TIME 

Includes evening and weekend hours 

WORK PERFORMED: 

• Staffs the busy Children’s Room and Circulation Desks  

• Assists the Children’s Librarian with day-to-day operations of the Children’s Department 
• Processes, shelves and shelf-reads items in the Children’s Department 

• May be assigned to work the Circulation Desk 

• May be called upon to do Book drop check-in on days that the library is closed (some Holidays and on Sundays during the summer months) 

SCHEDULE: 

(17-20 Hours per week; includes evenings and weekends) 

Tuesdays: 3:00-8:00pm 

Thursdays: 3:00-8:00pm 

Fridays: 10:00am-5:00pm  
Saturdays: 9:00am-4:00pm & Sundays: 1:00-4:00pm (Weekends are on a rotating basis) 


QUALIFICATIONS: 

• High school diploma or equivalent 

• Strong customer service skills 

• Prior experience working with young children strongly preferred 

• Comfortable enough working with computers in order to assist the public with basic functions 
• Have or be able to obtain PA Criminal Background Check, PA Child Abuse Clearance, & FBI Fingerprint Clearance 

$9.00 per hour 

Job applications can be found here or at the Library’s Circulation Desk. Submit application in person at the Library or via email to cranberrylibraryjobs@cranberrylibrary.org subject line Children’s Clerk. NO PHONE CALLS. 

Applications accepted until position filled.

Children's Clerk Job Description

Application for Employment


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