The Whatcom County Library System (WCLS) is seeking an Integrated Library System (ILS) Administrator who is passionate about learning and applying new and enhanced technological developments to support the delivery of innovative and responsive library services. This position administers the WCLS Integrated Library System (ILS) and peripherals, supporting a variety of services including circulation, cataloging, acquisitions, serials, reports, external interface functions, and public access for our 10-branch and 1-bookmobile library system. Requires a Bachelor’s degree and three or more years’ relevant library experience working with integrated library systems or related products; Master’s in Library Science and State of Washington Librarian certification preferred. Full time position with hiring rate of $5,059 per month, plus excellent benefits. Apply by Friday, December 29. Full posting available at: https://www.wcls.org/work-with-us/
Whatcom County Library System is located at 5205 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, WA. Perennially recognized by the national media as one of the best places to live in America, Whatcom County is a place that truly has something for everyone. With magnificent natural scenery, skiing and snowboarding at Mt. Baker, hiking, arts and theatre, and charming communities, Whatcom County is a unique area of Washington State. Just 90 minutes from Seattle and located within an hour of Vancouver, British Columbia, the County is the perfect mix of friendly rural communities with the amenities and attractions of large cities nearby.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree and three or more years’ relevant library experience working with integrated library systems or related products; Master's in Library Science and State of Washington Librarian certification preferred.
You are organized, technically sound and a credible system administrator with interest, talent and training in the management of integrated library systems. You have demonstrated an ability to work within a fast-paced and collaborative team environment, and have excellent skills in building relationships, communicating effectively, and serving the needs of others. Most importantly, you are a responsive, hands-on problem-solver and have a propensity to get things done! Requires the ability to speak, understand, and write English clearly and concisely.
Full posting available at: https://www.wcls.org/work-with-us/
Lisa Gresham, Collection Support Manager
Whatcom County Library System
5205 Northwest Drive
Bellingham, WA 98226
Phone: (360) 305-3604
WCLS Work With Us webpage: https://www.wcls.org/work-with-us/
Complete Job posting: https://www.wcls.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/ILS-Administrator-11-20-17.pdf
Employment Application Form: https://www.wcls.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Employment-Application_05-14-13-1.pdf