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Job Opening: Seward Community Library and Museum

Date Posted: November 9, 2020       Categories: News

The Seward Community Library & Museum is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic person to join our small but mighty team in beautiful small town Seward, Alaska!  We are hiring a full time Library Museum Program Coordinator for our uniquely combined local history museum, public library, archives and community center.  Benefits include health insurance and retirement.  Starting wage depends upon experience.  This position will remain open until filled.

Visit this City of Seward Employment Opportunity webpage for the job description and application:  https://www.cityofseward.us/Home/Components/JobPosts/Job/136/129


The City of Seward is seeking applications for the position of Library Museum Program Coordinator.  All applicants should deliver a cover letter indicating their interest and a current resume to the Personnel Officer.

This is a full-time regular position with benefits, starting at $19.33 (R11.5A) Performs difficult and complex technical library museum tasks based upon detailed knowledge of specific library and museum functions. Responsible for programs and event planning and implementation for the library and museum. Responsible for the collection development and maintenance of the youth library collections and materials. Recruits, trains and manages all interns, volunteers and community service workers. Serves as acting director in the absence of the Library Museum Director.

Education and/or Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required. Undergraduate degree in Education or related field preferred. Three years’ experience in program planning and implementation desired. Strong background in Children’s literature and knowledge of children’s behaviors. Computer literacy in basic word processing, Internet searching techniques and familiarity with desktop publishing.

A complete job description can be obtained from City of Seward Personnel Office, (907) 224-4074 or by emailing HR@cityofseward.net

Successful applicants must pass a background investigation and drug testing. The City of Seward is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

For more information, contact:
Valarie Kingsland, Director, Seward Community Library & Museum
PO Box 2389 | 239 6th Avenue | Seward, AK 99664
vkingsland@cityofseward.net | 907.224.4008
libmus@cityofseward.net | www.cityofseward.us/libmus