Digital/Instruction Librarian (CCP-18, 12-month, tenure track position)
Norwalk Community College
Anticipated Starting Date: Fall 2017
- ALA-accredited Master’s degree in Library/Information Science or closely related discipline and at least one year of professional academic library experience required.
- Demonstrated strong computer and information technology skills; knowledge of and experience with library information systems and system configuration; knowledge of and experience with digital/electronic collection management; knowledge of and experience with website development and maintenance; experience with reference, library instruction and information literacy; excellent interpersonal skills, written communication skills, and effective presentation skills.
- Knowledge of and experience with emerging technologies (e.g. mobile applications); knowledge and experience with Alma/Primo; experience using text-based protocols (e.g. SFTP and SSH); working knowledge of HTML and XML
- Experience in leading or supervising others; reference experience should include knowledge-based electronic resources (databases, e-books, Internet), print resources; and the ability to establish professional and respectful relationships with a diverse population of students, faculty, staff, and public.
Working in a team environment to serve a diverse student body under the direction of the Director of Library Services, the successful candidate will: (1) coordinate and lead digital/e-resource activities including systems management, policy development and statistical reporting; (2) provide technical support for Alma/Primo; (3) develop and maintain the Library’s web presence and other web applications; (4) perform library instruction and reference assistance; (5) perform other duties in a small academic library as assigned.
In addition, the individual is expected to attend and participate in convocation and commencement ceremonies, serve on committees and task forces, and engage in professional development activities. This position may require work evenings and occasionally on a weekend.
Equivalences: Applications who do not meet the minimum qualifications as stated are encouraged to put in writing precisely how their background and experience prepare them for the responsibilities of this position and by providing appropriate references.
Minimum Salary: $63,093
Application Deadline: June 2, 2017
Apply online: https://norwalk.edu/hr/employment