Adult Services Specialist


Full-time: 35 hours/week including some evenings and weekends



Compensation is contingent upon experience and education.  Benefits include vacation, holiday, and sick leave; OPERS retirement; life insurance; eligible for insurance



  • High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalency
  • Professional library experience preferred, or equivalent experiences indicating an ability to assume the responsibilities involved
  • Excellent customer services and communication skills
  • Provide own transportation in fulfillment of job duties

Job Responsibilities


Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Plan, develop, and facilitate all adult programs and events unless managed by other staff
  • Developing and maintaining the library’s adult fiction and adult large print collections
  • Create and maintain an adult program display
  • Plan and facilitate the Adult Summer Reading Program; maintain a budget and keep participation records
  • Run and attend to monthly maintenance reports
  • Manage circulating and reference inventory periodically
  • Repair damaged AV discs
  • Represent the library by participating in community events
  • Participate in continuing education activities to foster professional and personal growth
  • Participate in regular staff duties which include but are not limited to: pack and unpack materials for daily shipment, circulation desk duties: helping patrons, checking in and out materials, shelving materials and neatening library spaces

Job Requirements

  • Ability to deal tactfully and courteously with the public, and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers
  • Ability to interpret community interests and needs, and to aid in planning appropriate library services and programs
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, and organizational skills
  • Experience with computers and other common office equipment
  • Ability to work with limited supervision
  • Knowledge of Library policies, services, and programs
  • Physical agility and strength to bend, reach, lift, and carry up to 25 lbs.


Interested persons should submit a cover letter and resume to:


Tiana McKay, Interim Director

Milton-Union Public Library

560 S. Main St.

West Milton, OH 45383