Come join the largest and fastest growing community in Yavapai County as the Town’s new Technical Services Librarian! You will report directly to the Library Manager and supervises the Cataloging department.
If you are eager to make a difference in an organization committed to lifelong learning, with a passion for enhancing the discovery of Library materials for a growing community, we encourage you to apply!
In this position you will:
Create original MARC records and update OCLC records to add to the Library’s online catalog for all formats including books, periodicals, CDs/DVDs, non-traditional items, and other electronic resources.
Catalog and construct call numbers by implementing current professional cataloging standards, tools & resources. i.e. AACR2, RDA, LCSH, LCC, MARC21
Supervise staff and daily operations of the cataloging department, including acquisitions, technical processing, and interlibrary loans.
Manage funds within budget constraints, prepare reports and complete related administrative duties as required.
Serve as the department’s representative on various Yavapai Library Network committees.
Support the overall operations of the library as assigned including working public service desk.
Need to have/be:
Master’s degree in Library Science with emphasis in cataloging, and at least two years professional experience working in original and copy cataloging services.
Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.
Proactive, solution-oriented leader with at least one year experience in a supervisory role.
Competent knowledge of the integrated library system with a focus on accuracy, efficiency, and consistency; the ability to effectively solve problems, adapt to changes, and use good judgment.
Strong interpersonal skills; willingness to collaborate with team members and librarians, ability to build and maintain effective work relationships.
Ability to work a flexible schedule to support library operational hours seven-days a week.