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Technology & Technical Services Librarian, Clapp Memorial Library

Description:

The Clapp Memorial Library seeks a knowledgeable, team-oriented Technology & Technical Services Librarian to balance a mix of cataloging, hands-on technical duties, and direct customer service. We’re looking for a motivated problem solver and a quick learner who also enjoys the challenges of working with ever-changing technologies to enhance library services.

Duties:

Catalogs and processes new library materials; manages the Library’s technology services, information systems and technical infrastructure including installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of computer hardware and software, databases and other electronic resources, and assorted equipment; evaluates current and future technology needs; manages ordering and inventory of computers and other supplies; organizes and leads training workshops for staff and patrons on a variety of technologies, both current and emerging, and produces explanatory documentation; maintains website; runs activity reports; collects and organizes usage statistics; communicates with online service vendors. Position includes evening work and friendly and courteous customer assistance at the public service desk as needed; other duties as assigned.

Applicants should be comfortable working with patrons of varied backgrounds, ages, and abilities. Must be detail-oriented, flexible, dependable, and able to deal with interruptions while juggling multiple tasks.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree required; MLS preferred

Evergreen ILS experience; previous C/WMARS experience a plus

Minimum two years related public library experience

Experience managing or implementing technological projects and maintaining automated library systems and related applications

Excellent customer service skills and enjoyment of public service work

Skilled at patiently providing technical assistance and explanation to users with widely varying levels of expertise

Proficiency in Wordpress, Microsoft Office, Windows

Ability to lift and carry up to 30 pounds. Position requires frequent walking, stooping, kneeling and keyboarding

Ability to work quickly and accurately

Full/Part Time

Full Time

Education

BA/BS

Salary

$27.14 per hour

Closing Date

January 19, 2018

How to Apply

Send:

Cover letter, resume, and three references by January 19, 2018 to:

Sheila McCormick, Director

Clapp Memorial Library

smccormick@cwmars.org

PO Box 627

Belchertown, MA 01007

Posted

2017-12-27 |  Quick link to this job