Assignment in Ives Squared, Community Technology Librarian
SALARY: $55,646 ANNUALIZED
REMOVAL DATE: FEBRUARY 15, 2019
NATURE OF WORK:
This is advanced level professional library work involving the planning and implementation of complex informational and/or technical services for the library system. The current assignment is in Ives Squared Tinker Lab and serves as a resource across all Library public service departments in the application of interactive community engagement technologies and programs. Will develop community partnerships to promote maker technology and civic digital media in support of the Library’s innovation, entrepreneurship, and maker space programs and services. Requires the application of specialized knowledge, initiative, and independent judgment. Work is performed under general supervision of senior supervisory or administrative staff., reporting to the Manager of Ives Squared, Business Outreach and Social Media.
Master’s degree in Library Science from an American Library Association accredited library school (or its foreign equivalent); and a minimum of 6 years’ experience in professional library work; and the necessary knowledge, abilities and skills as stated in the job description, including but not limited to: Extensive working knowledge of computer information services, networks and consortia, sufficient to evaluate their application to specific library needs. Thorough knowledge of the organization and methods of research, and the means of communicating results in a subject area. Thorough knowledge of current computer developments in library services, systems and equipment. Knowledge of the principles and practices of library science. Knowledge of sources and procedures used in reference and bibliographic research. Knowledge of objectives of library service to the community.
Master’s degree in Library Science from an American Library Association accredited library school (or foreign equivalent); and a minimum of 6 years’ experience in professional library work.
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SALARY: $55,646 ANNUALIZED
LOCAL 3144, RANGE 8, Step 2
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.
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.
Current Bargaining Union Contract can be reviewed at https://www.newhavenct.gov/gov/depts/hr/city_employees/city_bargaining_union_contracts.htm