This position performs mid-level professional duties under the general direction of a Librarian III and will direct the Adult Services Division in the absence of the Librarian III.
Searches for, locates and retrieves information/materials in answer to reference questions delivered in person, by phone and by e-mail. Explains the use of equipment including the online catalog, databases, microform reader-printers and scanner, and eReaders. Directs patrons to shelf locations. Oversees collection development of the media collections to include evaluating, selecting, and recommending for purchase, and weeding this collection. Maintains book club kit collection and supporting reading materials. Provides bibliographic instruction and tours to individuals and groups. Assists with the training and development of staff in the Adult Services Division.
Loveland, Colorado is a community that is characterized by welcoming neighborhoods and a sense of individual belonging; that embraces the heritage and natural beauty of the region and values its strategic location. We are located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, approximately one hour north of Denver. Loveland is a home-rule City with a Council/Manager form of government. More than 700 employees are proud to serve Loveland's 60,000 plus community members.
Our organization is a place where you are responsible for projects and services that directly impact the quality of life of each resident and visitor of Loveland, Colorado and the surrounding communities. Where you can build partnerships with co-workers, businesses and community members that will help further our thriving community and further develop your own professional skills. This is an organization where you will see the results of the important work you do every day.
2 years of professional experience required
2 years of library experience required
A City of Loveland application is required for consideration. Please visit our website, www.cityofloveland.org for a job announcment and online application. Deadline: Friday, June 29, 2012
Human Resources: firstname.lastname@example.org
City of Loveland website: http://www.cityofloveland.org