[Libs-Or] Jobline 4/13/12

Jessica Rondema jessica.rondema at state.or.us
Fri Apr 13 09:11:24 PDT 2012

Oregon State Library Jobline

A Weekly Job Resource from the Oregon State Library | April 13, 2012

Closing Dates
04/23/12 Assistant Library Director, Camas, WA
No Date  Acquisitions Technician (Library Technician III), Ashland, OR
06/30/12 Secondary Instructional Media Specialist, Hermiston, OR
04/23/12 Director of Libraries, Butte County, CA
04/13/12 State Library Specialist 2 (Reader's Advisory Coordinator), Salem, OR
04/16/12 Director of Research Services, Portland, OR
04/13/12 Application Support Technician-Library, Eugene, OR
04/25/12 Reference Librarian, Lincoln City, OR
04/13/12 Library Instructor, Bend, OR
Job Announcements

Assistant Library Director
Posted: 4/13/12
Closes: 4/23/12
Camas, WA

The City of Camas Public Library is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Library Director. The individual selected for this position will plan, direct, supervise and coordinate the activities and operations of the city's library including the adult, youth, and technical sections, reference and circulation functions, maintenance and acquisition of library materials and resources; coordinate assigned activities with other departments and outside agencies; use technology to deliver services; and provide highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Library Director and act in absence of same as directed. The ideal candidate for this position shall have a proven record of leadership and supervision in a library setting and be well-versed in the use of technology in libraries to deliver services. Applicants should have a Masters degree in Library Science or Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited college of university plus five years of increasingly responsible professional librarian experience, including two years of administrative and supervisory responsibility. Possession of a Washington State Librarian's Certificate is required. Salary: $5134-6132/monthly.

Application is available online at www.ci.camas.wa.us/index.php/jobshome<http://www.ci.camas.wa.us/index.php/jobshome>

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Acquisitions Technician (Library Technician III)
Posted: 4/13/12
Closes: No Date
Ashland, OR

Have you ever wanted to live in Ashland, the theater mecca of the Northwest, and work in the spacious, recently renovated Hannon Library on the beautiful SOU campus? Maybe this job is for you! Southern Oregon University's Hannon Library invites applicants for the position of Acquisitions Technician (Library Technician III). This full-time position is primarily responsible for ordering, receiving, and paying for books, journals, databases, videos, and other materials for the library's collections, utilizing a subsystem of the Library's online catalog as well as the University's Banner FIS automated accounting system, and other duties as assigned. Southern Oregon University is an AA/EOE committed to an inclusive, multicultural community.

For a full position description, list of qualifications and application procedure please see:

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Secondary Instructional Media Specialist
Posted: 4/6/12
Closes: 6/30/12
Hermiston, OR

The secondary instructional medial specialist will oversee the secondary libraries' (grades 6-12 in two middle schools and one high school).

For more information: http://applicant.edzapp.com/default.aspx?page=ViewJobFree&jobofferid=56748

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Director of Libraries
Posted: 3/30/12
Closes: 4/23/12
Butte County, CA

Butte County has just announced its recruitment for Library Director. The County is seeking an innovative, enthusiastic library professional with excellent management and interpersonal skills to manage the County's six-branch system and its literacy program. Typical duties of the position include: plans, directs and supervises a program of library services for the County; formulates and carries out library services for the County; formulates and carries out all library policies and procedures for the County; organizes and directs staff; visits branch libraries to advise and instruct staff on issues and procedures; interviews and selects library personnel; coordinates library activities with other libraries in the area on a system-wide basis; represents the library in community relations and participates in professional library organizations; directs grant programs and trust funds; develops the annual budget and supervises library expenditures; keeps records and prepares reports.

For more information: http://www.buttecounty.net/personnel

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State Library Specialist 2 (Reader's Advisory Coordinator)
Posted: 3/30/12
Closes: 4/13/12
Salem, OR

The Oregon State Library seeks to fill one permanent, full-time position located on the Talking Book and Braille Services (TBABS) Team. TBABS serves as a public library by providing a wide variety of reading materials in audio or Braille formats to an estimated 5,100 Oregonians that have limited vision or other disabilities which prevent them from being able to use conventional books or other printed materials. Readers' Advisory Services are defined as the library staff providing suggestions and guidance in finding interesting materials for readers in the library. This position provides customer service for Talking Books and assists eligible patrons with selecting reading materials in audio or Braille format; answers questions about Talking Books services and the products that Talking Books supports. This position also performs technical support for the following ancillary services of Braille and Audio Reading Download (BARD), Utah Braille, Web-Braille, and NFB-Newsline; and conducts yearly audits of the services. We are seeking an energetic self-starter with good communication and interpersonal skills; who is reliable, responsible and well organized to join our team.

For more information: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/oregon/default.cfm?action=viewJob&jobID=441491

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Director of Research Services
Posted: 3/30/12
Closes: 4/16/12
Portland, OR

Plans, organizes, and manages research, instruction, and information services for the Library. Coordinates library's academic liaison program. Provides leadership for the library web presence and other technology-based research and instruction services. Leads assessment and evaluation of information services for the library. Provides research assistance and instruction as well as collection development for assigned departments. We seek energetic candidates who welcome the opportunity to play a leadership role in providing library services in an intensely academic community. Review of applications begins 4/16/2012 and continues until the position is filled.

Link to the full job announcement: http://www.reed.edu/human_resources/staffsearch/index.html

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Application Support Technician-Library
Posted: 3/30/12
Closes: 4/13/12
Eugene, OR

The City of Eugene, Oregon, is currently accepting applications for: Application Support Technician-Library. The Eugene Public Library's Application Support Technician (AST) is the first point of technical support on library-specific technologies for library staff, with primary responsibility for the library-specific public computer software, hardware, and Public PC server. The AST also indirectly supports the thousands of library users who access 100+ library computers every day. The AST reports to the Library Technology Manager, and receives direction from the Library's Senior Application Support Technician. The successful candidate will demonstrate: flexibility; excellent customer service and interpersonal communication skills; skill managing time and projects; skill responding effectively under pressure; knowledge of Integrated Library System Software, such as Polaris; experience working with a server and software controlling a large number of computers; proven experience using Microsoft Windows 7 OS and Office 2010 products, including Access for inventory control; experience providing basic support of web portal software, such as Microsoft Sharepoint. $21.47 - $26.74 Hourly; 40 Hours/Week. Accepting Online Applications Only. Must Pass Police Background Check.

To see job posting and apply online http://1.usa.gov/COEAST

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Reference Librarian
Posted: 3/23/12
Closes: 4/25/12
Lincoln City, OR

Driftwood Public Library - Purpose of Position: Connect the community to ideas, information, technologies, culture and each other by using the Library's collections, electronic resources and public space. The Librarian provides reference assistance, technological instruction, varied programs and promotes readership. MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS: Possess a broad knowledge of the methods, principles, practices and philosophy of public library operations and electronics services delivery, a Masters of Library Science Degree from an ALA accredited school of Librarianship and at least one year of library experience with a focus on reference or technology based services or any satisfactory combination of experience and training that demonstrates the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the above duties. Demonstrated experience with a wide variety of computer applications in a networked environment, including: word processors, spreadsheets, bibliographic and full-text databases, Internet and social networking as well as e-book technologies. A strong working knowledge of library cataloging and familiarity with OCLC and the Dewey Classification System, MARC and AAR2 cataloging is required. Excellent communication (verbal and in written) in a customer service environment, time management, problem-solving and organizational skills. Must be able to work evenings and weekends. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS/LICENSES: Valid Driver's License. DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS: Fluency in Spanish. Experience as a Reference Librarian in a public library, performing in a leadership capacity, e.g. overseeing the Library in the absence of management.

Apply Online at: https://www.vscyberhosting.com/lincolncity/

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Library Instructor
Posted: 3/9/12
Closes: 4/13/12
Bend, OR

OSU-Cascades is seeking applicants to fill a fulltime, 12 month library faculty position. We anticipate hiring at the Instructor level. Ideally, the successful candidate will be available for appointment effective June 2012. The person who fills this position will be assigned to work at Oregon State University-Cascades, located in Bend, Oregon. The duties of this position include teaching, research, and service to the university and profession. In alignment with the OSU Libraries Instruction Program, the OSU-Cascades Instruction Librarian develops and delivers library programs and services to the OSU-Cascades community and degree programs, teaches information literacy concepts and skills, and builds liaison relationships with OSU-Cascades faculty. Research activities are expected to result in publications which advance knowledge or improve practice related to Library and Information Sciences. Service activities include participation in the Cascades Campus and professional societies. Salary is competitive and dependent upon qualifications. Employee benefits are competitive.

For more information see: http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=59994, posting number 0008683.

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