Public Services Coordinator

Penn State University

Penn State Abington
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Date Closing:
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Level/Salary Band:
03 – H – Exempt
Work Unit:
University Libraries
University Libraries at Abington Campus
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Penn State University Libraries at the Abington College Campus is accepting applications for an Information Resources and Services Supervisor/Manager to join the staff of their library. This position serves as the Public Services Coordinator managing and providing assessment for public services relating to circulation, reserves, interlibrary loan, library technology, acquisitions and general public services in the Abington library. Major responsibilities include: providing leadership, supervising and hiring staff; coordinating circulation operations and compiling statistics for reporting; creating, maintaining, and updating the circulation desk schedule and services; providing staff support in the areas of project management; contributes to policy and staff development recommendations, and serves as the onboarding partner for human resources. The person in this role works collaboratively with University Libraries and Penn State Abington departments; represents the library in University Libraries and Penn State Abington committees and activities, and supports multiple library projects as well as special initiatives. Typical work schedule is Monday through Friday. Days/hours are subject to change according to departmental needs (e.g. library hours, over intersession, breaks, and holiday periods). The University Libraries values the diversity of thought, perspective, experience, and people, and is actively committed to a culture of inclusion and respect. We encourage candidates to apply who thrive in a welcoming multicultural environment. More information on Penn State’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Excellence, can be found by visiting For additional information about the Libraries’ diversity efforts, please visit Located just north of Philadelphia, PA, Penn State Abington is a baccalaureate-degree granting college of Penn State University. Many of our 4,000 students enroll in BA and BS programs that they complete at Abington; others finish their degrees at Penn State’s University Park campus. Penn State Abington serves racially- and ethnically-diverse students, first-generation college students, and students from a range of socio-economic backgrounds, and it has a significant international student population. Our faculty members demonstrate commitment to helping all students succeed through linguistically and culturally informed practices and engagement both in and out of the classroom. More details about the Penn State Abington campus can be found at Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with library procedures is preferred. A strong commitment to diversity, equity, respect, and inclusion is required.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088