Friday, November 03, 2017

Reference Librarian - Berlin-Peck Memorial Library

Reference Librarian (Part-time Professional Position) - The Berlin-Peck Memorial Library seeks a forward-thinking, energetic librarian to join the Reference staff. This 17-hour part time position requires skills in reference, readers advisory, and collection development (especially in a digital environment), and demonstrated proficiency in current and emerging technologies. Duties include developing collections, delivering customer service, and outreach to the community and local businesses.
     Position requires ALA-accredited MLS/MLIS, knowledge of reference sources in all formats, familiarity with adult fiction and nonfiction, ability to serve the public in a positive manner, demonstration of excellent oral and written communication skills, training or experience in working with mainstream social media, skill in creating content using social media tools, and the ability to work cooperatively and congenially with others.
     Schedule is Mondays 3-8pm, Tuesdays 12-5pm, Wednesdays 9-4pm, and Saturdays 10-4 (in rotation; off Wednesday when working Saturday). Salary is $20.50/hour – no benefits.
     Please submit resume and completed Town of Berlin Application (available online at ) to the Town Manager's Office, 240 Kensington Road, Berlin, CT 06037. Applications must be received in the Town Manager’s Office by 4:30 pm on Monday, November 27, 2017. The Town of Berlin is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.