The Integrated Library System Administrator is responsible for development, implementation, support and administration of the Library District's integrated library system supporting a variety of services including circulation, cataloging, acquisitions, serials, reports, external interface function, and public access. Work is performed with considerable independent judgment and initiative.
Just as the Poudre River flows through the region and sustains life across the high plains of northern Colorado, The Poudre River Public Library District is where the free flow of information cultivates growth and serves as a steady, limitless source of renewal for all of its communities.
Established in 2006 by voter approval, the Poudre River Public Library District's shared resources serve more than 177,000 people across a vast 1,800 square-mile region in northern Larimer County, Colorado. Anchored by three libraries in Fort Collins, the District is dedicated to matching diverse communities needs, interests and priorities with exceptional opportunities for learning, intellectual stimulation and personal enjoyment.
Guided by a seven-member board of trustees and supported with a 3-mill property tax, the District looks to a future full of possibility. The board has fulfilled its most important commitments to citizens: restoring library services and positions; opening and operating a the new Council Tree Library in southeast Fort Collins; created an intergovernmental agreement for the District, the City of Fort Collins and Larimer County; and developing a long-range vision for library services throughout the District. In all its endeavors, the District aims to enrich the cultural, educational and economic life of the growing regional area which it serves.
Located in northern Colorado, just 65 miles north of Denver, Fort Collins is home to Colorado State University and an outstanding public school system. Fort Collins offers a unique blend of natural beauty, cultural and recreation opportunities, a strong economic base, and diverse employment opportunities. Recognized by Money Magazine as the nation’s best place to live in 2006, and by Frommer’s as one of the country’s best places to raise a family, Fort Collins seems to truly have it all.
The Library District provides its employees with a competitive pay and benefit package including: Medical, Dental, Life & Vision Insurance; Flexible Spending Accounts; Paid Sick Leave; Short- and Long-Term Disability; 9 Paid Holidays; Paid Vacation; Social Security + 401A; Deferred Compensation (457 Plan); Employee Assistance Program; Wellness Programs.
POUDRE RIVER PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
Bachelor's Degree in Management Information Science, Computer Science, or related field.
3 years of professional experience required
Three years of experience as an ILS administrator in a library, preferably a public library.