Job Description

The position is responsible for assisting in the support of the Michigan eLibrary, MeL, and Statewide Library Services, SLS, programs with data collection, compilation, analysis, survey design, written report and data visualization product preparation. The position also provides support in areas of marketing and training for the program as well as general support of project processes, including working with vendors and stakeholders. The position provides website editing and social media application support for MeL and other SLS programs. The position works as a team member to achieve program goals and objectives.

Description of Community

Lansing, Michigan is a diverse, robust capital city with a multitude of strong vibrant neighborhoods. Lansing speaks 63 different languages, is home to New York level entertainment venues, Wharton Center and the Edythe and Eli Broad Art Museum, and offers either small town living or urban city living options.

Required Education

  • Bachelor's Degree

Other Required/Preferred Skills & Experience

  • Knowledge of principles and practice of research and analysis are required.
  • Practical skills in the area of data collection, analysis and reporting are required, including conducting quantitative analytics.
  • Capability to translate data into meaningful content for broad and diverse audiences.
  • Strong project management skills and highly organized processes.
  • Experience and practical skills with data visualization tools, such as infographics and/or mapping.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently, but also able to collaborate and work as part of a team and with diverse partners.
  • Practical skills to develop data visualization products are required
  • Practical skills in area of using online services for communication are required.
  • Practical skills and knowledge in web editing are required.

Additional knowledge and skills can be found in full position description document.

Application Requirements

A full position description and job specifications can be found on the State of Michigan Jobs site.
Applicants are required to complete an online application with the State of Michigan.

HR Contact Information
State of Michigan, 400 South Pine Street, Lansing, Michigan, 48909


Job Announcement:

Library of Michigan:

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science

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Salary Wage Calculator $19.63 to $30.75 per hour

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Date Posted

April 20th, 2017

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