Technology 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.

Combine your technology skills, public library expertise, teaching experience and public service abilities into one great job when you join our team as the Technology Librarian at Austin Public Library, Austin, MN.

With access to significant support and advice from the regional library system technology staff, you will be responsible for planning, implementing, and supporting all computer functions in the library and will develop and implement a program of educational opportunities to meet the technology learning needs of our community. 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: Administration of all activities related to planning, implementation and support of all computer functions in the library, including the integrated library system (ILS), public and staff use computers, local area network, wireless network and library’s web site and e-branch functions.

Manages technology systems including installation, upgrades, repair and routine maintenance for staff and public functions.

QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA accredited college or university or equivalent experience; three years of responsible experience in library information technology systems; one year of experience working on an information desk/reference desk in a public library or customer service experience; and experience teaching adults. 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.