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Assistant Director
Location:  Administration Offices: Garrettsville

Salary: $55,000 annual salary

Hours: 40 hours per-week, may include some evenings and weekends, overtime exempt, non-bargaining unit.

Qualifications:  Master of Library Science from an accredited ALA approved Library School. Professional library experience with progressive levels of responsibility and applicable administrative experience.

Job Overview: Assists the Director in developing and implementing library policies, goals, and procedures. Coordinates public service programs, projects, and activities. Works with supervisors to develop objectives to meet goals set by the Director and Board.  Serves as personnel officer for the library system, maintaining awareness of personnel laws and regulations.  Provides leadership and guidance to supervisors and others in fulfilling their responsibilities.  Serves as resource to all employees in matters of policies, benefits, and employment.

See Position Description (in PDF format below) for additional qualifications and duties.

To apply:  Applications are available below (in PDF format) or at any PCDL branch.  Please send the completed application as well as a resume and cover letter to:  Jon Harris, Director, Portage County District Library, 10482 South Street, Garrettsville, OH 44231, or by email:



PCDL is an Equal Opportunity Employer




Portage County District Library offers a full benefit package to regular full time employees. Part-Time positions, 20 hours or more per week, receive prorated holiday, vacation, and sick pay. Public Employees Retirement System is available to all employees.


*Wages and terms of employment are covered by the collective bargaining agreement between District 1199, SEIU, and Portage County District Library.

Applications are available at all Portage County District Library Branches and for download below (in PDF format). To print application, you must have Adobe Reader (PDF files)

Send/fax/email applications and resumes to: Portage County District Library, 10482 South Street, Garrettsville, Ohio, 44231  Attn: HR. Fax:  330-527-4370  or