Job: Senior Consultant, Health Science Libraries

General Information
Position:
Senior Consultant, Health Science Libraries

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$42,307-$65,582

Job Category:
Administration

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

Description:

The Senior Consultant for Health Science Libraries will support the Baptist Health system with clinical information needs and oversee all library operations. Job responsibilities include:

 

Oversees the daily operations for library services

Performs comprehensive literature searches

Develops and maintains Library collections

Fills interlibrary loan requests and maintains Docline

Establishes the scope and extent of library programs and services to be offered, as well as implementation

Develops and maintains knowledge-based systems and services

Develops, recommends, and monitors library budget

Collaborates to continuously improve delivery of health care information

Provides reference services

Represents the Health Science Library at committee meetings

Responsible for outreach services for an expanded regional health system

Manages relationships with vendors

Provides technical support services for electronic resources

Manages library webpage and/or partners closely with information services to facilitate online library presence

Creates and conducts instructional sessions on library services, database search skills, evidence-based practice, etc

Develops strategic plans for library services

Local travel required

 


Education:

Required Education: Master’s Degree in Library or Information Science from an A.L.A. accredited program

 

Minimum Qualifications:

3-5 Years Experience working in comprehensive medical library services (clinical or administrative experience may be substituted)

Proven customer service and organizational skills

High level of interpersonal and communication skills

Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively

Comprehensive knowledge of library reference sources and strong biomedical database searching skills (MEDLINE/PubMed, CINAHL)

Experience designing and teaching library instruction classes

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge of evidence-based practice

Academy of Health Information Professionals credentials

Heath sciences experience or undergraduate degree in life or health sciences

Knowledge of DOCLINE and interlibrary loan

Experience maintaining and editing library webpages

Experience with health sciences collection development

Experience designing supportive and self-instruction materials


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
05-14-2021

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://www.baptistjax.com/about-us/careers/job-listings/senior-health-libraries-consultant-baptist-jacksonville-28801

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Institutional Libraries
  • Other
  • Special Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Baptist Health

Job Location:
Northeast Florida

Address:
800 Prudential Drive

City:
Jacksonville

Zip:
32207

County:
Duval


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Baptist Health

Address:
800 Prudential Drive

City:
Jacksonville

State:
FL

Zip:
32207

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Jennifer Rutland

Contact Email:
jennifer.rutland@bmcjax.com

Contact Phone:
904-202-2070

Contact Fax:
904-202-2249

How to apply

Priority will be given to early applicants; position open until filled.

Please use this link to submit application materials: https://www.baptistjax.com/about-us/careers/job-listings/senior-health-libraries-consultant-baptist-jacksonville-28801


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