The Murrysville Community Library, a suburban library 18 miles east of Pittsburgh, serves a population of 28,000 in Murrysville, Export and Washington Twp. It is a member of the Westmoreland County Federated Library System, an alliance of 24 member libraries serving the residents of Westmoreland County. MCL supports a very active programming schedule: the annual multicultural Jingles ‘n Gingerbread holiday gathering with 500 attendees, 1000 children each year in the Summer Reading Club program, Dog Reading Pals, the Plant Based Nutrition Support Group, among many other programs. Murrysville Community Library is also the founding home of Storytime STEM-packs™.
The Murrysville Community Library is seeking an individual who is passionate and motivated to lead the library in its mission: to inspire ideas, enrich lives and create lifelong opportunities for learning, literacy, and enjoyment.
The ideal candidate will be a forward-thinking, community oriented leader who possesses strong organizational and project management skills and will be responsible for planning, organizing, managing and directing all phases of the Library operations in coordination with the goals, policies and budgetary decisions of the Library Board of Trustees. S/he should have a strong interest in continuing to expand the programming to all members of the community, supporting the current STEM emphasis, and working closely with the county library system.