Job opening: Empire State Library Network Projects Coordinator

What a great part-time job opportunity. A terrific chance to learn more about library systems in NY and network with lots of library folks.


Empire State Library Network (formerly the NY3Rs), an organization comprised of nine systems that serve all types of libraries in New York State, is seeking a part-time Projects Coordinator. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2016.

Empire State Library Network PROJECTS COORDINATOR

The ESLN Projects Coordinator conducts tasks to support the various projects sponsored by the Network including Empire Library Delivery, general communications, web site maintenance, continuing education, and vendor coordination. This is a part-time position that requires approximately 20 hours per week.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Poise and professional demeanor, excellent customer service skills, strong communication and/or writing skills, intermediate computer skills. Experience with web site design, particularly WordPress, preferred.  Experience working in or with libraries in New York State is preferred.

EDUCATION: Undergraduate degree required; MLS preferred.

COMPENSATION:   $35/hour. This position does not offer benefits.

The schedule is flexible; the successful candidate may work from home and may spend some of their time at one of the council offices. (See for office locations.)

To APPLY: Email resume and names of three professional references to: by May 1, 2016 (approx.).