Position: Technology & Technical Services Librarian Clapp Memorial Library, Belchertown, MA 40 hours/benefited
Salary: $27.14 per hour Description: The Clapp Memorial Library seeks a knowledgeable, team-oriented Technology & Technical Services Librarian to balance a mix of cataloging, hands-on technical duties, and direct customer service. Were looking for a motivated problem solver and a quick learner who also enjoys the challenges of working with ever-changing technologies to enhance library services.
Duties: Catalogs and processes new library materials; manages the Library's technology services, information systems and technical infrastructure including installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of computer hardware and software, databases and other electronic resources, and assorted equipment; evaluates current and future technology needs; manages ordering and inventory of computers and other supplies; organizes and leads training workshops for staff and patrons on a variety of technologies, both current and emerging, and produces explanatory documentation; maintains website; runs activity reports; collects and organizes usage statistics; communicates with online service vendors. Position includes evening work and friendly and courteous customer assistance at the public service desk as needed; other duties as assigned.
Applicants should be comfortable working with patrons of varied backgrounds, ages, and abilities. Must be detail-oriented, flexible, dependable, and able to deal with interruptions while juggling multiple tasks.
Qualifications: Bachelors degree required; MLS preferred Evergreen ILS experience; previous C/WMARS experience a plus Minimum two years related public library experience Experience managing or implementing technological projects and maintaining automated library systems and related applications Excellent customer service skills and enjoyment of public service work
Skilled at patiently providing technical assistance to users with widely varying levels of expertise Proficiency in Wordpress, Microsoft Office, Windows Ability to lift and carry up to 30 pounds. Position requires frequent walking, stooping, kneeling and keyboarding Ability to work quickly and accurately
Send: Cover letter, resume, and three references by January 19, 2018 to: Sheila McCormick, Director Clapp Memorial Library PO Box 627 Belchertown, MA 01007
Location/Region: Northampton, MA (US - 01060)