Job is Expired Integrated Library System (ILS) Administrator

Whatcom County Library System / Rural library district

Job deadline Apply by December 29th, 2017   Job salary $5,059.00 per month   Job type of library Public   This job is located in Washington Washington

Job Description

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/

Description of Community

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.

Required Education

  • Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education

  • Master's Degree

Other Education Credentials

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.

Experience (years)

Required Preferred
Supervisor - -
Professional 3 -
Library - -

Language Skills

  • Spanish is Not Required

Other Required/Preferred Skills & Experience

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. 

Application Requirements

Full posting available at: https://www.wcls.org/work-with-us/

HR Contact Information

Lisa Gresham, Collection Support Manager

Whatcom County Library System

5205 Northwest Drive

Bellingham, WA  98226

Phone: (360) 305-3604

Email: ilsadministrator@wcls.org

Links

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

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science

Preferred

Salary

LRS.org Wage Calculator $5,059.00 per month

Hours per week

40.00

Evenings

Some

Weekends

Some

Benefits

Retirement
Medical
Dental
Paid Sick
Vacation/Holiday Leave

Date Posted

November 20th, 2017

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