Public Services Librarian

Public Services Librarian

Employer

Coastal Carolina Community College
444 Western Boulevard
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Phone: 910-455-1221

Salary/Grade

Based on experience and education.

Benefits

full-time benefits.

Job Category

  • Service/Maintenance

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, January 3, 2019
Closes: Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Target Start Date

Monday, February 11, 2019

Expected Work Hours

Full-time hours

Employment Type

Full-time

Minimum Qualifications

A MLS degree, or equivalent, from an accredited ALA graduate program is required.

Preferred Qualifications

A strong commitment to high-quality customer service, and teamwork in the community college setting are desirable.  The preferred candidate will have a proficient knowledge of computer applications and a working knowledge of an automated library system. In addition, the candidate should possess excellent communication skills and be able to bend, stoop, and lift a minimum of 20 lbs.

Position Description

Report to and assist the Director of Library Services in planning and implementing effective information literacy instruction, patron services, library programs, and the preparation of resources for library use.  Work in conjunction with professional staff to provide excellent support and reference services to students, faculty, and staff in the community college setting; assist in the collection development of library materials in a variety of formats; teach information literacy instruction and orientation classes that showcase the various databases and other library resources; collaborate with and serve as liaison to faculty in assigned academic disciplines; create and maintain web-based research guides; supervise student work-study interns; possess a knowledge of technical services including cataloging; collaborate with the other librarians with the maintenance of the library’s web and social media presence; function as part of a team that works a flexible night and weekend rotation in providing circulation and reference services; serve as a professional staff representative on faculty committees; and perform other duties as assigned.  A MLS degree, or equivalent, from an accredited ALA graduate program is required.  A strong commitment to high-quality customer service, and teamwork in the community college setting are desirable.  The preferred candidate will have a proficient knowledge of computer applications and a working knowledge of an automated library system. In addition, the candidate should possess excellent communication skills and be able to bend, stoop, and lift a minimum of 20 lbs.

Salary:  Based on education and experience.

Start Date:  February 11, 2019.

Closing Date:  January 15, 2019, or open until filled.

How to Apply

**If you have difficulty completing the application and require technical assistance, please contact the College’s Help Desk at (910) 938-6123. The Help Desk is open Monday – Friday, 7:00 am – 5:00 pm.**

There are two ways to submit a Coastal Carolina Community College application.

  1. Complete the online application package and submit by email.
    PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU SHOULD RECEIVE AN AUTO-REPLY TO ACKNOWLEDGE RECEIPT OF YOUR APPLICATION.  If you do not receive an acknowledgement, please contact our office at 910-938-6777 or by email at personnel@coastalcarolina.edu to confirm your application materials have been received and processed.
  2. Complete the application package and deliver, mail, or fax to:
    Personnel Office
    Coastal Carolina Community College
    444 Western Boulevard
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    personnel@coastalcarolina.edu
    Fax: 910-455-7027

Resumes are NOT accepted in lieu of an application. Transcripts or other official documentation supporting satisfaction of minimum educational requirement(s) are required. Unofficial transcripts will be accepted for application purposes and may be submitted under separate cover if application is submitted electronically. The successful candidate must provide official transcripts at his or her own expense within thirty (30) calendar days of being notified of selection.

Note: You may send transcripts under separate cover if you email your application. If you have questions, please call (910) 938-6214.

Job Post Contact

Cindy Burkhart