Library Technician – Lake Superior College

Job Class: Library Technician
Working Title: Library Technician
Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers
Date Posted: 05/09/2018
Closing Date: Position will remain open until position is filled with priority given to applications received on or before June 1, 2018
Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Minnesota State / Lake Superior College
Division/Unit: Library
Appointment Type: Full Time Unlimited
Work Shift/Work Hours: Day Shift
Days of Work: Monday – Friday
Travel Required: No
Salary Range: $16.95 – $23.55 /hourly; $35,392 – $49,172 /annually
Classified Status: Classified
Bargaining Unit/Union: 207 – AFSCME
Re-Posting: No
Connect 700 Program Eligible: Yes

Job Summary
This position exists to file, shelve, and circulate library materials, assist library users in locating materials. Provides support for students and staff in the Library.


Minimum Qualifications:
• Working knowledge of library classification system(s) and standard library reference tools sufficient to assist clients in locating materials and conducting research.
• Ability to interpret detailed coding or cataloging systems sufficient to create tracking for new print and non-print library acquisitions and locate and replace existing materials.
• Proficient in software and web-based applications sufficient to catalog information, complete forms and prepare reports.
• Communicate effectively orally and in writing.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience with interlibrary loan networks, copyright guidelines and location, sufficient to coordinate inter library loan program.
• Ability to adapt quickly to new information technologies and master new technologies.
• Experience with OCLC, ALEPH online systems.
• Previous Higher Education or MinnState experience.
• Experience with Higher Education, Accounting software, purchasing networks sufficient to input and retrieve data from various sources.

Additional Requirements
In accordance with the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities (MnSCU) Vehicle Fleet Safety Program, employees driving on college/university business who use a rental or state vehicle shall be required to conform to MnSCU’s vehicle use criteria and consent to a Motor Vehicle Records check.

Application Details

Other Information
Employment information for this position can be found in its collective bargaining agreement or its plan document at

Why Work For Us
GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low cost medical and dental insurance, employer paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year.

Original posting / application information: Visit the MN Careers page and search for keyword “library”