Job Posting: Technology Services Librarian, Missouri S&T Merrell, Becky S. 22 Sep 2008 16:48 UTC
Technology Services Librarian -- Search Extended The Curtis Laws Wilson Library of the Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S & T) invites applications for the position of Technology Services Librarian. Missouri S & T, one of four campuses of the University of Missouri, is the premier science and engineering campus of the system. It offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in science and engineering, and undergraduate degrees in the liberal arts. Responsibilities: Coordinates the acquisition of hardware and software for the library. Works with the campus Information Technology department to facilitate inter-departmental communication. Works with library staff to discover new technologies and implement them to enhance patron services. Maintains the library's website in coordination with a library steering committee. Acts as the first-line of technical support for library content authors who are working to edit the library site. Serve as the library technical advisor for the library's institutional repository and digitization efforts. Serves as backup to the electronic resources librarian in regard to access and technology issues. Assists with technology issues surrounding the library's WebOpac and ILS. Hires workers for and manages the library multimedia and poster printing facility QUALIFICATIONS: Required: ALA-accredited MLS; experience or equivalent education in applicable hardware, software and programming used in libraries. Desired: Experience with MARC21 and/or Dublin Core; experience with an integrated library system, particularly Innovative Interfaces' Millennium; familiarity with HTML/XML, CSS and UNIX; ability to communicate well with a variety of audiences. SALARY and BENEFITS: 12 month, non-tenured faculty position at Librarian II level; $40,000 minimum; 28 days vacation annually and 8 paid holidays; vested retirement after five years; university medical and dental benefits package. TO APPLY: Please send a letter of application, resume, and names of three current references to: Human Resource Services ,Reference Number: R00030514, Missouri University of Science and Technology, 300 W. 12th Street, 113 University Center, Rolla, MO 65409-1050 or send email to email@example.com. Review of applications will begin November 1st. Missouri S&T is an AA/EEO employer. Females, minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Recent and future graduates also are welcome to apply. Questions may be directed to Maggie Trish, Chair of the Search Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org.