Job Posting - Manager, Technical and Automation Services
roberts at princeton.lib.nj.us
Tue May 20 13:21:18 EDT 1997
This notice is cross posted to the following lists:
LIBRARY, ASIS-L, LIBADMIN, LITA-L, PACS-L, PUBLIB, SLAJOB, LIBJOBS and
We apologize for any duplication that may occur.
Please send applications via postal mail or fax only. E-mail
applications will not be accepted.
MANAGER, TECHNICAL & AUTOMATION SERVICES
Exciting and challenging opportunity
to provide technological leadership!
SEARCH RE-OPENED. Progressive, heavily-used and well-supported public
library seeks highly-qualified manager with substantial technical
services and automation experience and expertise to re-structure and
manage technical services department. Also responsible for all aspects
of the selection, installation, implementation and day-to-day operation
of a comprehensive, integrated automated library system. Funds have
been allocated for acquisition of a new system.
REQUIREMENTS: M.L.S. from an ALA-accredited library school. At least 5
years of technical services experience -- does not
need to have been in a public library. Significant supervisory
experience a must; management of an entire technical services department
desirable. Knowledge of technical services operations and national
standards essential. Thorough understanding of and up-to-date
experience with USMARC, OCLC, Dewey, LCSH, and a comprehensive,
integrated automated library system.
ALSO SEEKING: Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Ability and
willingness to develop and maintain a work environment which maximizes
productivity, operational efficiency, and results in the timely and
cost-effective cataloging and processing of all library materials.
Customer-centered approach to library service. Willingness to keep
current via the professional literature, active participation in
professional associations, state and regional planning and initiatives,
and continuing education.
Starting Salary: $55,000-$65,000. Good benefits.
TO APPLY: Interviews can be arranged during Annual Conference via the
Conference Placement Office. You can also apply via fax or mail.
Please send three references along with
Jacquelyn Thresher, Director
Princeton Public Library
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542
FAX: (609) 924-7937
Review of applications is on-going and
will continue until the position is filled.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please send any questions that you may have via e-mail to Jacquelyn
Thresher(thresher at princeton.lib.nj.us).
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