The Director will be responsible for carrying out the policies of the Library Board of Trustees and report directly to them. The Director will work with the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System in planning and implementing best practices for the Stockton/Cassadaga/Pomfret population. The Director will supervise library staff and volunteers.
>Record library usage and daily circulation to compile monthly reports for the Board of Trustees.
>Prepare the Annual Report for CCLS and the State of NY.
>Assist in creating a yearly budget.
>Select library material for acquisition based on knowledge of patron preferences, current trends and popular titles.
>Assure that processing of new materials is completed in a timely manner.
>Maintain an up to date card catalog and shelf list of all materials.
>Create a database for purchased materials and patron lists.
>Manage Inter Library Loan materials.
>Possess knowledge of the internet as a research tool and be able to instruct the public in computer usage.
>Create and manage a library web page.
>Assist patrons in finding material and using the library efficiently.
>Provide a clear calendar of events, work schedules and duties.
>Maintain an orderly filing system and recording procedures.
>Maintain an organized office environment.
>Possess knowledge of office equipment.
>Attend meetings of the Board of Trustees, CCLS workshops and the annual meeting of the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System.
>Organize and publicize library programs (Summer Reading Program, Story Hour and other topics of community interest).
>Seek and apply for grants as they are offered.
Bachelor’s Degree in Library Science or related field
$11 per hour
Trudy Coulcher, Pres. Bd of Trustees, M.E. Seymour Library