Technical Services Librarian – Austin Public Library

PAY RANGE: $22.79 – $27.13; Non-Exempt
CONTACT: Tricia Wiechmann, 507-437-9942
DEADLINE: Applications must be received by 5:00 PM, Monday, June 26, 2017.

This position is open to both internal and external candidates.

Are you detail oriented, highly organized and good at working with a team? The City of Austin is looking for a dynamic Technical Services Librarian to be responsible for the overall management of the cataloging and acquisitions departments. You will also use your public library reference and customer service skills as a member of our information desk team.

The challenging work, team-oriented colleagues, easy proximity to the Twin Cities, excellent benefits and affordable, high-quality, small-town lifestyle make this opportunity your next ideal move.

DUTIES INCLUDE: The ability to create and maintain an accurate and complete library holdings/bibliographic database, weeding, inventory and collection development in assigned areas.

QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA accredited college or university or equivalent experience; two years in technical services including original and copy cataloging and classification of all formats of library materials; one year of experience in reference services in a public library. A flexible schedule is required, including evenings and weekends.

To be considered for this position, applicants must complete a City of Austin application packet (available at the City Administration building or Applications must be received by 5:00 PM on Monday, June 26, 2017.