Friday, October 31, 2014

Head of Technical Services/Technical Support Specialist - Canton Public Library

Head of Technical Services/Technical Support Specialist - Canton Public Library. The Town of Canton seeks an organized, detail-orientated individual with strong technology skills to serve the dual positions of Head of Technical Services and Technical Support Specialist. This one, full-time position is 40 hours per week: approximately 30 hours will be dedicated to the Canton Public Library as the Head of Technical Services and 10 hours will be devoted to general government as a Technical Support Specialist. Schedule includes one evening per week in addition to periodic weekends in rotation and occasional other work outside of normal business hours. The salary range is $55,000 to $60,000. The Head of Technical Services is primarily responsible for cataloging and classification of library materials, bibliographic database management, adult collection development, and some public service desk work. In addition, this position provides leadership and expertise in the development, implementation, maintenance, and use of technology by library staff and patrons. The Technical Support Specialist is responsible for routine to complex technical duties related to developing, managing, and supporting Town computers, networks, and communication systems, particularly at the end-user level. This individual will provide development, support, implementation, and oversight to technological systems including servers, workstations, networks, mobile devices, telecommunication systems, and various software programs. Requirements: MLS from an ALA-accredited college or university and three (3) years of library experience, or a Bachelor's Degree and five (5) years of library experience. Thorough knowledge of contemporary bibliographic maintenance standards and practices and at least two (2) years of experience working in a technology environment, or a combination of appropriate experience and education. The Town of Canton job application and full job descriptions can be found at Cover letter, application, and resume must be received by Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 4:30pm to Town of Canton, 4 Market Street, Collinsville, CT 06022. Attention: Robert Skinner. EOE.