Monday, August 29, 2016

Librarian II

City of New Haven Department of Human Resources 200 Orange Street, New Haven, CT 06510 www.cityofnewhaven.com Posted: AUGUST 22, 2016 REMOVAL DATE: SEPTEMBER 2, 2016 Position: Librarian II (M-6397) (Not Tested) New Haven Free Public Library Salary: (Range 7:) MIN.: $46,906. 37.50 Hours/wk Funding: General Funds Nature of Work: This is professional library work beyond entry level. This position serves a diverse population, including a substantial Spanish speaking community. Incumbents are expected to have acquired the basic knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the full range of tasks required at a fully capable level of competence. Duties are performed within the framework of established library policy under the general supervision and review of a higher level librarian. Minimum Requirements: Masters degree in Library Science from an American Library Association accredited library school. Minimum of two years experience as a professional librarian and the necessary knowledge, abilities and skills, in addition to those from Librarian I, as stated in the job description, including but not limited to: Ability to organize and maintain a specialized library collection or service within a department; experience with a variety of on-line databases and the ability to apply this knowledge in planning and implementation of research or catalog work; Ability to evaluate and advise on the disposition of reference questions, or on matters of cataloging practice; Ability to instruct and train Librarian I and support staff. Please submit cover letter and resume with application. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of: (1) a background check, (2) a physical examination, including drug screening, and (3) a 90-day probationary period. This position is included in a collective bargaining agreement with Local 3144, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees. As a condition of continued employment, a person appointed to a Local 3144 bargaining unit position will be required to obtain union membership at the completion of 90 working days. Applications and job description may be picked up at the Department of Human Resources at 200 Orange St., 1ST Floor, Monday through Friday, 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. Applications and/or resumes must be received by the Department of Human Resources, No Later Than 5 P.M. on REMOVAL DATE. Please note that our preferred method of communication with applicants is by email. In the application process, please provide us with a valid email address, and ensure that you monitor your email for correspondence from our department. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/D Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 require the hiring of only American Citizens and aliens who are authorized to work in the United States. Please post this announcement in a conspicuous area on the Department Bulletin Board.

Full charge bookkeeper, part-time position

New Britain Public Library, 12 hours weekly. Processes accounts payable and receivable, including internal accounts, material budget, monthly reports, etc. Prefer an Associate’s Degree in accounting studies and must have considerable bookkeeping experience. Also requires accuracy, dependability, and good communication skills.  Send letter of interest, resume, and 3 work-related reference contacts with either current telephone numbers or email addresses to Business Manager, 20 High Street, New Britain, CT 06051 or limberger@nbpl.info. Applications will be reviewed as received.  EOE.

Circulation Supervisor -

New Britain Public Library position opening in a busy library of a diverse and dynamic community – $55,138.10.  A Masters in Library Science Degree from an ALA accredited Library Science program and three years of supervisory and library experience in public service to children and or adults required. Strong commitment to customer service, and excellent people and communication skills required.  Oversees the development and maintenance of circulation resources, coordinates circulation activities at both the main library and its branch, and provides outreach.  Experience with Sierra preferred.  Full posting and job description at www.nbpl.info. Send resume, letter, and contact information for 3 references to Library Director, New Britain Public Library, 20 High Street, New Britain, CT 06051 or email to prutkowski@nbpl.info.

Librarian I

New Britain Public Library. Children’s entry-level position, 20 hours per week - $27.1454. A Masters in Library Science Degree from an ALA accredited Library Science program Ability to use professional judgment in the application of library rules and procedures. Computer literacy required.  Full posting and job description at www.nbpl.info. Resume, letter, and 3 references to Library Director, New Britain Public Library, 20 High Street, New Britain, CT 06051 or email to prutkowski@nbpl.info.  

Part Time Librarian (M-1090) (Not Tested)

City of New Haven Department of Human Resources 200 Orange Street, New Haven, CT 06510 www.cityofnewhaven.com  Posted: August 22, 2016 Removal Date: September 2, 2016 Position: Part Time Librarian (M-1090) (Not Tested) Department: Library Services  Salary: up to $19.14 /hr (Up to 19 hours/wk), varied schedule Funding: General Funds Nature of Work: This is part-time (up to 19 hours) professional work at the entry level, involving the use of all library techniques and materials in positions such as reference, branch, children’s, technical services, etc. Work is performed under the general supervision of a higher level librarian, and is reviewed through frequent conferences and observation of performance. Schedule may include evenings and weekends, at the Main Library or at a Branch. Current vacancies support Reference, and serves a diverse population, including a substantial Spanish speaking community. Minimum Requirements: A Master’s Degree in Library Science from a graduate program accredited by the American Library Association, or its foreign equivalent and other knowledge, abilities and skills as stated in the job description, including but not limited to: Knowledge of the principles and practices of library science, procedures and techniques; Knowledge of sources and procedures used in reference and bibliographic research, and of software programs designed for libraries. Must be computer literate through formal training in the searching of on-line bibliographic databases. Spanish / English Bilingual helpful.  Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of: (1) a background check, (2) a physical examination, including drug screening. Part Time Position: A person in this Part Time Position is not eligible to receive medical benefits, vacation pay, sick pay, holiday pay, union membership or union contractual benefits. The period of part time employment will not be construed in any way to mean probationary employment. Applications and job description may be picked up at the Department of Human Resources at 200 Orange St., 1ST Floor, Monday through Friday, 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. Applications and/or resumes must be received by the Department of Human Resources, No Later Than 5 P.M. on REMOVAL DATE.  AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/D  Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 require the hiring of only American Citizens and aliens who are authorized to work in the United States. Please post this announcement in a conspicuous area on the Department Bulletin Board.

Reference Librarian/Sunday Substitutes

Stratford Library AssociationDo you enjoy providing technology and reference services for patrons of all ages? The Stratford Library Association will give you the opportunity to work in a team environment serving a variety of cultures and age groups. Sunday Reference Substitutes are expected to provide coverage in Adult, Teen and Children’s Departments. Strong communication and reference skills along with proficiency with computer applications, mobile devices and a commitment to public service required. ALA/MLS degree required, although degree candidates may be considered. Bilingual Spanish/English highly desirable. Sundays, as needed, 1-5pm, October through May. $27.00/hour.  Send your resume and contact information for three references to Sheri Szymanski, Director, Stratford Library Association, 2203 Main Street, Stratford, CT 06615 or e-mail sszymanski@stratfordlibrary.org Application deadline: 9/9/16. EOE