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Job Opening - Government Documents/Serials Librarian Arrigo, Paul 09 Nov 2007 02:04 UTC

Government Documents/Serials Librarian Position

Great opportunity!  Lee College, in Baytown Texas, has an immediate
vacancy available.  This position requires a person passionate about
government information and preferably some experience with serials,
cataloging and library systems management.  The innovative person hired
into this position will be converting the federal depository from a
tangible collection to a virtual collection.  They will also provide
access to and manage an ever increasing number of electronic serials.
To qualify you must have an ALA accredited Masters Degree in Library
Science.  A minimum of 1 year of government documents experience is
preferred, in academic library settings and experience with a variety of
general and library-related software applications.  The complete job
description is available below and at  EEO/AA.

Employment Opportunities
Government Documents/Serials Librarian
Date Posted: November 7, 2007
Deadline for filling application: Open Until Filled
Req. #: 561

This position will be responsible for the management of the government
documents of the library, as well as the serials collection. Process
government document collection, promote usage of government documents,
assess and promote usage of serials, assist with weeding of serials and
government documents, maintain statistics. Instructional and reference
duties (includes some weekends and evenings), supervise student workers
and one full-time staff worker. Represent library in various college
committee assignments and consortium organizations. Other duties as

Masters in Library/Information Sciences from ALA-accredited institution.
Minimum of 1 year of government documents experience preferred, with
some academic library experience. Librarian must also demonstrate
experience with library instruction and reference. Excellent teaching,
written, and oral skills. Thorough knowledge of library resources
regardless of format. Experience with a variety of general and
library-related software applications. Preferences will be given to
candidates with prior experience working in a federal depository library
program and/or serials, experience with academic library operations, and
reference and instruction service. Familiarity with library systems
management, especially with Innovative Interfaces Integrated (III)
Library System, and prior cataloging experience. This is a security
sensitive position.

Excellent college benefits accrue with this full-time contract position.
This position is a regular 12-month faculty assignment. The starting
salary range will be based on the Faculty Salary Scale- 12 months
commensurate with education and experience.
Salary Scales available at

*Method of Application:
All qualified candidates must submit a cover letter, current resume, and
copies of transcripts of all college work completed (official
transcripts required upon employment), and contact information for 3
professional references to:

Lee College
Human Resources
Rundell Hall, Rm. 118
P.O. Box 818
Baytown, TX 77522-0818
Phone: (281) 425-6875
Fax: (281) 425-6568

*Incomplete application packets may not be included as candidate in
position pool.
Lee College does not discriminate on the basis of gender, disability,
race, color, age, religion, national origin or veteran status.

Paul A. Arrigo
Library Director
Lee College Library
P.O. Box 818
Baytown, TX 77522
fax: 281-425-6557