Thursday, October 05, 2006

Reference Librarian - Town of New Fairfield

Reference Librarian - Part-time (Union). Provides reference and readers advisory to patrons. Assists in promoting library use through bibliographies, displays, etc. Directs staff in assigned area and assumes responsibility for staff and building in absence of Director, Assistant Director, or Children's Librarian. 16 hours per week: Mon., Wed, Fri. 5:15-8:15; Saturday 9:45-5:15. Hourly wage depends on education and experience. Range $13.52-$18.10. QUALIFICATIONS: MLS preferred or Bachelor's degree plus two years library experience; good working knowledge of computer applications for library services; strong reference/reader's advisory skills; good written and oral communication skills; ability to maintain good working relationships with staff and public; ability to apply principles of library science to solve practical problems; willing to learn and expect new tasks as assigned. Apply at Human Resources -- Town of New Fairfield, Fax 203-312-5763. Job description available.