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Available Positions

The Parkland Community Library in Allentown, PA is currently seeking: 




Part-time - 12 hours per week

One evening, one day, and every other Saturday.


Please contact Karen at

610-398-1361 ext. 20



Marketing & Outreach Coordinator

Part time - 25 hours per week


The Parkland Community Library is seeking a dynamic, and creative individual to be the Marketing & Outreach Coordinator.             

Responsibilities include:

  • ·  Writing weekly press releases pertaining to programming, library services and newsworthy items.
  • ·  Maintaining a constant presence on social media with posts to Twitter and Facebook at least 2 times per day.
  • ·  Coordination with media outlets for overall library news.
  • ·  Working with Library Director on the annual report, including the coordination, creation, printing and mailing of annual report. The work on this is extensive and would take a few months to complete. The goal would be to begin working on this every August and have it completed and out to the public every October.
  • ·  Creating and sending online monthly e-newsletter.
  • ·  Creating and coordinating printing of quarterly newsletter
  • ·  Outreach to daycares, preschools, churches and realtors, including dropping off or mailing flyers, newsletters, calendars, special events and overall news about the library.
  • ·  Coordination of postcard mailings to new residents and expired cardholders.
  • ·  Coordination, creation, printing and mailing of annual campaign letters and donor thank you letters.
  • ·  Coordination with Customer Service department for new patron packets contents and printing.
  • ·  Coordination and planning of library events including both volunteer appreciation and fundraising events.
  • ·  Coordination of Giftworks data entry of donations and thank you letters for donations for the new building, in memory or honor of someone.


·  Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, Marketing or related field.
·  Excellent communication skills.  

·  Desktop publishing and social media experience.

If interested please email resume, letter of interest, and 3 professional references to:jackd@parklandlibrary.org