Reference Librarian-Children's

Montgomery County Memorial Library System / New Caney

Job deadline Apply by December 31st, 2017   Job salary $41,777.00 to $52,221.00 per year   Job type of library Public   This job is located in Texas Texas

Job Description

  • Provides readers advisory and reference service including on-line computer searching for children, young adults and adults, as needed
  • Assists in maintaining and developing the library collections, including print, audiovisual and electronic resources
  • Selects materials for the circulating and reference collections and monitors expenditures within established budget
  • Plans and coordinates children’s services and programs, including summer reading programs
  • Supervises full time Library Assistant II who participates in delivering youth services
  • Develops highly visible public relations program for youth services in the community, including schools and other organizations
  • Assist in budget development to meet unit and system goals
  • Attend and participates in professional activities, conferences and committees
  • Maintain an awareness of professional trends, methods and ethics, particularly with regard to children’s literature and services
  • Performs other work as needed

Required Education

  • Master's Degree

Preferred Education

  • Master's Degree

Other Education Credentials

Master’s degree in Library Science from a ALA-accredited program

Other Required/Preferred Skills & Experience

  • Previous library work experience desired
  • Experience with computer software and technology, including use of electronic catalog
  • Experience with PC maintenance desirable
  • Supervisory experience beneficial
  • Internet search skills
  • Working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office
  • Experience in accomplishing objectives within team setting
  • Good communication skills, oral and written
  • Must pass Background verification

Application Requirements

Submit applications to: Lana Beathard Montgomery County Library 104 I-45 North Conroe, Texas lana.beathard@countylibrary.org 936.788-8377 ext. 6238

HR Contact Information

Lana Beathard lana.beathard@countylibrary.org 936.788.8377 ext. 6238

Links

Reference Librarian-Children's: http://www.mctx.org/departments_d-k/departments_e/human_resources/docs/Post_Lib_Tullis_Ref_Lib_Children_s_07_06_16.pdf

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science

Not specified

Salary

LRS.org Wage Calculator $41,777.00 to $52,221.00 per year

Hours per week

40.00

Evenings

Some

Weekends

Some

Benefits

Retirement
Medical
Dental
Paid Sick
Vacation/Holiday Leave

Date Posted

February 15th, 2017

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