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To be considered for an interview, applicant must submit all of the following documents:

  1. cover letter
  2. CRLS application
  3. resume
  4. three professional references

Incomplete application packets will not be considered.

CRLS applications are available online and at both the Dawson County and Lumpkin County Libraries.

CRLS is an Equal Opportunity Employer
E-Verify Company ID: 426822
E-Verify Date of Authorization: June 27, 2011

Available Positions


Information Specialist
Dawson County Library.

Full-time, non-exempt 40 hrs/week, Monday-Friday.

Some Nights and Some Saturdays required.

Starting salary is $27,040.00 with excellent state health benefits including health, dental, vision, and life insurance. The Chestatee Regional Library System participates in Teachers Retirement System of Georgia.

The Information Specialist is responsible for the planning and implementation of reference, genealogy, programming and information services for all ages.  Library, reference, genealogical and research experience desired.  

Supervises the branch in the absence of the branch manager.

Education requirement – at least two years of college, or two years of public library experience with a high school diploma or GED

Please noteTo be considered for an interview, applicant must submit the following: 

1) Cover letter

2) CRLS application

3) Resume

4) Three professional references 

Send letter, application, resume and references to Stacey Leonhardt, 342 Allen St., Dawsonville, GA 30534 or via e-mail sleonhardt@chestateelibrary.org.  Applications may be downloaded at www.chestateelibrary.org or picked up at either Dawson or Lumpkin Libraries. Incomplete application packets will not be considered.  Incomplete application packets will not be considered.  EOE.

Deadline: Open until filled.

Background checks are required.


Youth Services Specialist
Lumpkin County Library.

Full-time, non-exempt 40 hrs/week, Monday-Friday.

Some Nights and Some Saturdays required.

Starting salary is $27,040.00 with excellent state health benefits including health, dental, vision, and life insurance. The Chestatee Regional Library System participates in Teachers Retirement System of Georgia.

The Youth Services Specialist is a public facing position, responsible for coordinating reference and information services to youth (ages 0-15) and providing programs for young people and their parents relevant to community needs. Plans and implements the Summer Reading Programs for children and teens. Strong computer and technology skills required. 

Supervises the branch in the absence of the branch manager. Reports to the Branch Manager.

Education requirement – at least two years of college, or two years of public library experience with a high school diploma or GED

Please noteTo be considered for an interview, applicant must submit the following: 

1) Cover letter

2) CRLS application

3) Resume

4) Three professional references 

Send letter, application, resume and references to Tracey Thomaswick 56 Mechanicsville Rd, Dahlonega, GA 30533 or tthomaswick@chestateelibrary.org. Applications may be downloaded at www.chestateelibrary.org or picked up at either Dawson or Lumpkin Libraries. Incomplete application packets will not be considered.  EOE.

Deadline: Open until filled.



Information Specialist
Lumpkin County Library.

Full-time, non-exempt 40 hrs/week, Monday-Friday.

Some Nights and Some Saturdays required.

Starting salary is $27,040.00 with excellent state health benefits including health, dental, vision, and life insurance. The Chestatee Regional Library System participates in Teachers Retirement System of Georgia.

The Information Specialist is responsible for the planning and implementation of reference, genealogy, programming and information services for all ages.  Library, reference, genealogical and research experience desired.  

Supervises the branch in the absence of the branch manager.

Education requirement – at least two years of college, or two years of public library experience with a high school diploma or GED

Please noteTo be considered for an interview, applicant must submit the following: 

1) Cover letter

2) CRLS application

3) Resume

4) Three professional references 

Send letter, application, resume and references to Tracey Thomaswick 56 Mechanicsville Rd, Dahlonega, GA 30533 or tthomaswick@chestateelibrary.org Applications may be downloaded at www.chestateelibrary.org or picked up at either Dawson or Lumpkin Libraries. Incomplete application packets will not be considered.  EOE.

Deadline: Open until filled.
Background checks are required