Position Announcement: Member Services Librarian, MLNC, St. Louis, MO Keri Cascio 05 Apr 2007 01:57 UTC

For an exciting change of pace, consider working at a regional network!
Missouri Library Network Corporation (MLNC) has an opening for a
resourceful, flexible, customer-service-oriented individual to support
our member libraries.  Located in St. Louis, MLNC organizes and delivers
OCLC-based information services, related electronic services and
content, and training in the management and use of information to its
over 500 member libraries throughout Missouri and Illinois.

Reporting to the Member Services Manager, the Member Services Librarian
provides extensive support and consulting for libraries on a variety of
products and services, including OCLC, using multiple communication
methods.  Additional duties include:

-- Perform custom cataloging for member libraries
-- Represent MLNC at local, state, and national meetings
-- Conduct workflow analysis for member libraries
-- Complete in-house projects as assigned

-- MLS from an ALA-accredited program
-- Solid knowledge of OCLC, MARC, AACR2 and current cataloging practices

-- Library or library-related experience, particularly in Technical
-- Experience using OCLC cataloging, interlibrary loan, and/or reference
-- Demonstrated organizational skills and service orientation
-- Strong communication skills both written and oral
-- Proven ability to manage and complete several projects at one time
-- Ability to work with diverse staff in member libraries with varying
degrees of background and expertise
-- Experience working in a Windows environment with MS Office software
-- Willingness and ability to travel 10% of the time
-- Valid driver's license and ability to maneuver equipment

-- Familiarity with a variety of integrated library systems
-- Experience in several types of libraries
-- Public speaking and presentation skills

Negotiable, dependent on qualifications.  Exceptional benefits, 25 days
vacation, TIAA-CREF.

Submit cover letter, resume, and the names, addresses, email addresses,
and telephone numbers of three (3) references by May 7, 2007 to: Deb
Ehrstein, Member Services Manager, MLNC, 8045 Big Bend Boulevard, Suite
202, St. Louis, MO 63119-2714.

Keri Cascio
Missouri Library Network Corporation
1-800-969-6562 x813