Job Posting: Library 4, Head of Information Technology, Camden County Library System

Maureen Wynkoop weblibrarian at GMAIL.COM
Tue May 27 11:04:23 EDT 2014

*Job Announcement*

Open: 05/27/14

Close:  06/17/14

Job Title: Librarian 4, Full Time, JP 013-14 (Repost), Head of Information

Department:  Information Technology Department, M. Allan Vogelson Regional
Branch, Voorhees, NJ

Salary:   65,000.00 annually

Schedule: Generally Monday through Friday, day hours,

*Schedule adjusted based on Library needs

Status:  Pending Civil Service Procedures

Description of Duties

The Camden County Library System is seeking a Head of Information
Technology who will oversee all aspects of IT for users and staff of our
eight branch system and lead a team of six staff members.  A successful
candidate will be familiar with computer hardware, software, data and voice
networks; have knowledge of digital, electronic, mobile and online services
and their applications in a public library setting; and demonstrate a
knowledge of and enthusiasm for implementation of emerging technologies.
Experience maintaining or administering an ILS is a plus.  Excellent
communication, leadership, teamwork, organizational and management skills
are a must.

Specific duties of the IT manager include:

• Coordinate, oversee and direct the planning, evaluation and
implementation of all aspects of technology in a multi-branch public
library setting, including hardware and software, digital, electronic,
mobile and online library services and emerging technologies.

• Oversees the library system’s data and voice network, Internet
connectivity and wireless access.

• Co-administrator for the Integrated Library System (ILS), primarily
bibliographic, authority and item record loading, systems administration,
loan rule administration, software upgrades, database maintenance and
system back up.

• Work with partner libraries and Camden County College Library regarding
shared ILS.

• Supervise IT department staff

• Develop and monitor the IT department budget; facilitates all purchasing
for IT

• Coordinate e-rate funding applications

• Serve on Library Management Team

• Involved in creation and implementation of the Library’s strategic plan
and technology plan.

• Recommend changes and additions to library policy as relating to
technology and IT


Graduation from an ALA accredited college or university with a Master's
degree in Library or Information Science or from a New Jersey Master's
program in Library Science that has been deemed acceptable by Thomas Edison
State College.


Three (3) years of professional librarian experience. A valid New Jersey
professional librarian’s license is required.

The successful candidate will have experience in aspects of IT as outlined

Employment applications may be obtained at any of our branches or may be
printed off our website at

*Candidates who previously applied to this opening need not reapply,
application will remain active during this process.

Completed applications are due by  June 17, 2014  at 2pm and should be
forwarded to:

Camden County Library

Department of Human Resources

203 Laurel Road

Voorhees, NJ 08043  or   Fax: 856-772-2761  or  E-mail:
jdinich at .

*Please refer to the Job Posting Number on your application; failure to
submit a completed application or to indicate job posting number may be
reason for your application not to be considered.

We meet the learning, recreational and information needs of our customers,
providing an open environment for our community.

The Camden County Library is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action


Maureen Wynkoop

Web Services Librarian

Camden County Library System

maureen at


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