|Job Title: ||Reference and Instruction Librarian (Open Until Filled)|
|Department: ||Ottenheimer Library|
|Date Posted: ||8/12/2013|
|Job Description: ||Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock, Arkansas, the largest two-year college and the fifth largest institution of higher education in Arkansas, seeks an energetic, creative, and outgoing individual committed to student success in a community college setting. Under the direction of the Dean of Libraries, this position will work collaboratively with the Library staff and College faculty to design, promote, deliver, and assess a comprehensive information literacy plan. This position will lead in providing a variety of reference services to patrons, including general reference assistance delivered in-person, email, and chat, plus online in the embedded librarian program and coordinate reference desk scheduling, policies, and procedures. The successful candidate will provide college faculty and staff professional development through appropriate workshops, presentations, and communications, and develop research guides and instructional materials while working in a flexible, team oriented environment. Additional duties include participating in the Library liaison program, managing the Library in the absence of supervisor, and serving the larger College community on committees, special projects, and/or task forces. Evening and weekend hours and occasional travel to other PTC locations are required. Performs related responsibilities as required or assigned. |
|Minimum Requirements: ||Minimum Requirements:
Masters degree in Library Science or an equivalent
One year of professional experience in providing reference and instruction services
Effective written and oral communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills in maintaining effective working relationships with colleagues, faculty, staff, and students
The ability to organize, prioritize work, and manage time
Strong customer focus with a passion for the profession
Ability to work successfully with diverse groups of students, faculty, and staff in a busy, multicultural environment
|Preferred Qualifications: ||Preferred Qualifications:
Three (3) or more years of professional experience in providing reference and instruction services in an academic library.
Experience in a community college setting.
|Salary: ||$38,000 - $42,000 (Based on Experience)|
|Benefits: ||Comprehensive benefits package to include life insurance, health insurance, vacation, sick leave, retirement and tuition waiver for full-time benefits eligible employees.|
|Contact Info: ||Interested candidates should submit a Pulaski Technical College employment application to: Pulaski Technical College, Office of Human Resources, 3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72118.
Applications available on line at http://www.pulaskitech.edu/employment_opportunities/