Job: Librarian I - Reference

General Information
Position:
Librarian I - Reference

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$38,100 - $62,179

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

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

Description:

POSTING DATE: 11/16/18

CLOSING DATE: 11/29/18

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

 

Salary Disclosure:
Starting Salary: $38,100.00
Pay Grade:  P32

Current Pasco County Employees:  Please refer to the Career Service Manual for starting salary information.

General Description:  Professional library work involving the responsibility for providing professional level public and technical services in the public library system.

EMERGENCY RESPONSE/RECOVERY ACTIVITIES:  All employees will be required to work before, during, or after an Emergency. During an Emergency employees may temporarily be assigned to work and perform duties outside the normal scope of their position, location and work schedule to fit the needs of the County and its citizens.
 Essential Job Functions:
Provides reference and information assistance to patrons of a library. Introduces patrons to reference books and materials. Answers specific reference questions for individuals in person, over the telephone, and by mail. Aids patrons, both children and adults, in the selection of books and other materials. Maintains organization of reference area, including shelving and reshelving library materials.

Develops and maintains career, education, and community information reference materials, including files, profiles, bibliographies, indexes, and source books for use by library staff, community organizations, and the public.

Performs related work as required.
 Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of current principles and methods of professional library service; knowledge of current library organization; knowledge of current reference and cataloging procedures. Knowledge of current library public service operations and library automation procedures and practices. Ability to work without close supervision. Ability to deal with diverse elements simultaneously. Ability to understand and apply highly complex policies and procedures. Ability to plan and assign work to paraprofessional and clerical library staff. Ability to train and instruct library personnel. Ability to deal effectively with patrons, employees, and the general public. Ability to operate a microcomputer, microfilm readers, reader/printers, and library automation terminals. MUST BE ABLE TO WORK EVENINGS AND SATURDAYS. One year of library experience preferred.

Education:

 Minimum Requirements:PHYSICAL SKILLS:  Ability to lift and/or move up to 35 pounds and also push or pull heavy objects. May use a handling device (dolly, cart, etc.) or work with another team member to lift and/or move excessively heavy objects.  Job requires extended periods of walking, standing, sitting, bending, stooping and reaching. Also requires use of a video display terminal.  Ability to communicate effectively using verbal, written and visual communication.

EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:  Must possess a Masters in Library Science from a college or university accredited by the American Library Association.

The Degree Alternative Program (DAP) for in-house applicants does not apply to this posting.

LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS OR REGISTRATIONS:  Must possess a valid driver's license.

ADA STATEMENT: A qualified employee or applicant with a disability may be afforded a reasonable accommodation to perform the essential job functions of a position in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE:  Pasco County BOCC is a drug-free workplace in accordance with Federal and Florida law.

VETERANS' PREFERENCE: Under Section 295.07, F.S., Chapter SSA-7, Pasco County BCC provides to Veterans, that preference in appointment will be given to preference-eligible applicants.
 


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
11-16-2018

Application deadline:
11-29-2018

Apply at:
pascocountyfl.net

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Land O' Lakes Library

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
2818 Collier Parkway

City:
Land O' Lakes

Zip:
34639

County:
Pasco


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Land O' Lakes Library

Address:
2818 Collier Parkway

City:
Land O' Lakes

State:
FL

Zip:
34639

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Sandy Geiger

Contact Email:
sgeiger@pascocountyfl.net

Contact Phone:
727-861-3020

Contact Fax:

How to apply

TO BE CONSIDERED, ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY ON-LINE AT PASCOCOUNTYFL.NET


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