Job: Librarian, Reference

General Information
Position:
Librarian, Reference

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$39,683.77 - $70,758.19 Annually

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

This person is one of a team who delivers day-to-day service to the public in a busy regional library.

This position is for a professional Librarian with knowledge of professional library principles, methods and practices, and has the ability to supervise and direct the work of others. 
Incumbent will perform any/all of the following:
  • Work primarily with adults but will also have daily interaction with and provide library services to children and teenagers
  • Reference and reader's advisory service
  • Computer/technology assistance 
  • Arrange and implement programming for adults
  • Collection maintenance
  • branch supervision in the absence of the branch manager
  • Supervise, coach and evaluate staff and/or volunteers
  • Provide training opportunities for library staff and patrons on various topics
        

 


Education:
  • Requires any combination of education and/or experience equivalent to: Master's Degree in Library Science from a graduate library school program accredited by the American Library Association and one year experience in a library or related field. 
  • Ability to lift and carry objects up to 35 lbs. and to sit and stand for long periods of time. 
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check is required. 
  • Possession of a valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record is required. 
  • Prefer two years related library experience. 
  • Ability to communicate, both orally and in writing, and relate positively to a diverse population.
  • This position is 80 Hours Bi-Weekly; Days and hours will vary to include evenings, Saturdays and some Sundays. 
  • The County may require employees to make a temporary or long-term, permanent transfer to another Library location to accommodate the organization's business needs

Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
11-14-2017

Application deadline:
11-28-2017

Apply at:
http://agency.governmentjobs.com/leecounty/default.cfm

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Fort Myers Regional Library

Job Location:
Southwest Florida

Address:
2450 First Street

City:
Fort Myers

Zip:
33901

County:
Lee


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Lee County Library System

Address:
2345 Union Street

City:
Fort Myers

State:
Florida

Zip:
33901

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Brenda Skiba

Contact Email:
BSkiba@leegov.com

Contact Phone:
239-533-2245

Contact Fax:

How to apply

Lee County is an Equal Opportunity and At-Will Employer. Veteran's Preference may apply. Apply at http://www.lee-county.com; Lee County Human Resources, 2115 Second Street, First Floor, Fort Myers, FL 33902


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