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Technical Services and Local History Librarian, Winthrop Public Library & Museum (Winthrop)

General Description
The essential responsibility of this position is to provide software and hardware technical expertise to library
operations, and coordinates with NOBLE network and all departments to plan and execute computer repair,
upgrades, and routine maintenance. Assists the Director and/or Assistant Director in equipment purchasing
decisions. Coordinates with local cable access in creating and supplying library content for broadcast.
Plans and implements archival projects for the Museum. Select and promote historical materials both within
the library and in a variety of online forums. To make use of and work with volunteers as available in the
preservation of historical materials.
Supervision Received
Works under the direction of the Library Director and/or Assistant Library Director.
Examples of Duties
• Works with a variety of social media products
• Uses Wordpress in basic web design
• Assists in cataloging newly acquired materials.
• Maintenance of all staff and public computers and printers.
• Training of staff and public on a variety of devices and software products.
• Runs reports, tracks computer use statistics for annual reports.
• Cover service desks as needed.
• Attends related network meetings as needed.
• Performs related work as needed.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Excellent computer skills.
• Ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions.
• Ability learn and implement Evergreen practices and procedures.
• Ability to learn Omeka as a cataloging source of local history items.
• Ability to work well independently or as part of a team.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
• Provide positive service to a wide variety of patrons of all ages.

• Desire to learn new skills and ability to train others necessary.
• Able to effectively prioritize tasks and handle interruptions skillfully.
• Ability to identify and analyze complex issues, and develop appropriate resolutions.

Qualifications

A+ Certification or equivalent experience. Previous customer service experience very helpful.
Employee should be pleasant, eager to help, dependable, reliable and must enjoy serving the public.

Full/Part Time

Full Time

Education

NA

Salary

$41,500.00  / year

Closing Date

August 31, 2021

How to Apply

Interested candidates can download an application off our website at
https://www.town.winthrop.ma.us/human-resources/pages/employment-opportunities-2 Completed
applications must be submitted to Stacy Calla, Human Resources, Town Hall One Metcalf Square,
Winthrop, MA 02152 or resumes can be emailed to smcalla@town.winthrop.ma.us. (all applications
sent via email must have the position title in the subject line)

Posted

2021-08-10 |  Quick link to this job