Employment Opportunities

How to Apply

Fill out an employment application at Circulation or print out a completed application and either bring it with you to the Library or mail it to us. Openings are filled on an as-needed basis, and applications are kept on file for 120 days.

Position Requirements

PositionRequirements
Librarian• Master’s Degree in Library or Information Science from an ALA-accredited library school or registered by the New York State Education Department
• Civil Service examination may be required
Clerk• High school diploma
• One year of clerical experience
• Civil Service examination may be required
Page• Age 15 and older

Note: 

  • We follow Civil Service regulations under supervision of the Saratoga County Personnel Department.
  • No seasonal employment.
  • Minimum hours apply.

Current Positions

Human Resources Manager

The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library invites applications for the part-time (15-20 hours per week) position of Human Resources Manager. The position reports to the Library Director and is responsible for performing personnel administration including working with Saratoga County Civil Services on position classification, recruitment, examinations and personnel transactions.  Duties also include maintaining and implementing the policies in the Employee Handbook. 

A complete job description is available here.

Civil Service

The position of Human Resources Manager is a competitive classified position within the Saratoga County Civil Services administration, therefore any appointment will be provisional until such time as the Civil Services Examination is administered and an established eligible list is used to make a permanent appointment.  

Application Process

A cover letter and resume must be submitted by via email to agutelius@sals.edu or by mail to: 

Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library 
     Attn: Alex Gutelius
     475 Moe Road
     Clifton Park, NY 12065

Application review will begin July 19, 2021.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Questions about the position should be directed to Alex Gutelius, Library Director agutelius@sals.edu or 518-371-8622

English Language Learning Program Coordinator

The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library invites applications for the position of part-time ELL Program Coordinator. Reporting to the Head of Adult Services, the work involves supervising volunteer teachers and tutors, organizing classes and students, implementing curriculum plans, and teaching classes.

A complete job description is available here.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduation from a NYS registered or regionally accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree.
  • TESL or TESOL Certificate preferred.
  • Two (2) or more years of successful experience teaching or working with English Language Learning students preferred.

Civil Service

The position of ELL Coordinator is a competitive position within the Saratoga County Civil Service Administration; therefore, any appointment will be provisional until such time as the Civil Services Examination is administered and an established eligible list is used to make a permanent appointment. 

Application Process

Please submit a cover letter and resumevia email to rdyehouse@sals.edu or by mail to:

Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
ATTN: Rebecca Dyehouse
475 Moe Road
Clifton Park, NY 12065

Application review will begin Tuesday, September 14. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For further information, please contact Rebecca Dyehouse at 518-371-8622 or rdyehouse@sals.edu