Job: Business Librarian I

General Information
Position:
Business Librarian I

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$42,744.00 - $60,216.00 annually

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

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

Description:

General Information

 

 

LOCATION:  Central Library, 1301 Barcarrota Blvd. West, Bradenton, FL 34205

HOURS: Monday - Saturday, 40 hours a week, with variable daytime and evening hours.

This Business Librarian position is responsible for outreach, programming and services in support of local business. This position serves as a reference librarian within Info Services, providing reference and technology services to the public. 

Working Conditions

Indoor library situation.  Extended periods of sitting and standing regularly required.  High noise environment while performing certain responsibilities.  Lifting equipment and books up to 25 lbs. alone; up to 50 lbs. with assistance.  Able to push book truck and shelve books.  May be assigned to any Manatee County Public Library System location.  Assigned schedule will include Saturday and evening hours.

 

 

  

Education:

Minimum Qualifications

 

 

 

Master’s degree in library science from a university or college accredited by the American Library Association. 

Prior library work experience desired.

Knowledge, Abilities, Skills
Able to prioritize tasks, deal effectively with competing and changing priorities, and meet deadlines.  Accurate, detail-oriented, and organized.  Able to analyze and resolve difficult situations and problems.

General knowledge and understanding of modern principles and practices of library science and of library materials, library organization, procedures, policies, aims, and services.

General knowledge and understanding of automated systems with regard to library procedures and services.

General knowledge and understanding of regulatory compliance necessary to successfully perform job responsibilities.

General knowledge and understanding of computer systems and software applications required to perform job duties.

Good verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills, including public presentation skills, in order to interact professionally and effectively with staff, management, volunteers, the general public, and other stakeholders.  Able to explain facts, policies, and practices.

Works under general supervision.

Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
05-27-2021

Application deadline:
06-15-2021

Apply at:
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/manateecounty

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Downtown Library

Job Location:
Central Florida

Address:
1301 Barcarrota Blvd. West

City:
Bradenton

Zip:
34205

County:
Manatee


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Manatee County Public Library

Address:
1301 Barcarrota Blvd. West

City:
Bradenton

State:
FL

Zip:
34205

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Lorrie See

Contact Email:
lorrie.see@mymanatee.org

Contact Phone:
941-748-5555 ext. 6303

Contact Fax:
941-749-7191

How to apply

Please apply online at:

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/manateecounty/jobs/3094357/business-librarian-i?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

 


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