This is part-time (up to 19 hours) professional work at the entry level, involving the use of all library techniques and materials in positions such as reference, branch, children’s, technical services, etc. Work is performed under the general supervision of a higher level librarian, and is reviewed through frequent conferences and observation of performance. Schedule will include evenings and rotating Saturdays, at the Main Library or at a Branch. The current vacancies support the Ives Teen Center programming and/or Adult Learning, and serves a diverse population, including a substantial Spanish speaking community.
A Master’s Degree in Library Science from a graduate program accredited by the American Library Association, or its foreign equivalent and other knowledge, abilities and skills as stated in the job description, including but not limited to: Knowledge of the principles and practices of library science, procedures and techniques; Knowledge of sources and procedures used in reference and bibliographic research, and of software programs designed for libraries. Must be computer literate through formal training in the searching of on-line bibliographic databases.
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In order to be considered for this title, you must apply during the posting period via the online application portal.
2) Click on the “Employment Opportunities” link in the right margin (or found under “Expand Menu” if on a handheld device) and follow all instructions provided on that page. You will need a valid, working email address to apply.
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Please note that our method of communication with applicants is by email. In the application process, please provide us with a valid email address, and ensure you monitor your email, including spam or junk, for correspondence from our department.
If you experience technical difficulties in the online application process, please contact our office at 203-946-8252 or email NHJobs@newhavenct.gov.
SALARY: up to $19.60 per hour
Part Time Position: A person in this Part Time Position is not eligible to receive medical benefits, vacation pay, holiday pay, union membership or union contractual benefits. The period of part time employment will not be construed in any way to mean probationary employment. Persons may not be employed in two concurrent full or part time positions with the City and/or the Board of Education at the same time.
Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of: (1) a pre employment background check, (2) a pre-employment physical examination, including pre-employment drug screening, and (3) registration in the New Haven COVID Vaccination/Testing portal and providing proof of full vaccination as per the Mandatory COVID Vaccination/Testing Policy (available to review at www.newhavenct.gov/gov/depts/hr/default.htm ). nstructions and information on this pre-employment process are included in Conditional Offer of Employment.