• Public Services Librarian

  • Posted: 04/14/2019

    Public Services Librarian, Crowder College, Neosho. The Public Services Librarian is responsible for the oversight of the circulation and reference functions of the library, which uses the Innovative Interfaces Sierra ILS. This position coordinates provision of circulation functions including reserves, interlibrary loans, periodicals, and oversight of circulation processes. This position assists the Library Director in developing and conducting library instruction classes to support the academic curriculum, collection management, and other duties as needed.
    Knowledge and Critical Skills/Experience:

    1. Master’s degree in Library Science or Library and Information Science from an ALA accredited institution, or a Master’s degree in Teaching with a Library Media Specialist Certificate required.
    2. Two years of post-Master’s professional library experience preferred. 
    3. Strong computer skills and understanding of and experience with electronic library systems (preferably Innovative Interfaces Millennium ILS).
    4. Experience with library instruction with demonstrated teaching skills and ability to create instructional materials in print and electronic formats.
    5. Knowledge of library organization, materials, services, and policies and procedures.
    6. Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
    7. Ability to plan, organize, and implement responsibilities effectively and in a timely manner.
    8. Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with students, other professionals, staff, and the public.
    9. Strong service orientation and ability to work effectively in a team environment.
    Salary range $40,395 - $52,867 for 12 month position, commensurate with education/experience, plus excellent fringe benefits which include PSRS retirement, health and life insurance, and tuition waivers for dependents.   To apply, send letter of interest, resume, copies of transcript(s), and employment application to Human Resources or email to hr@crowder.edu. Open until filled. Crowder College is an equal opportunity employer and provider of employment and training services. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Missouri Relay Services at 711.  (Posted 4/16/2019)