Job is Expired Automation and Technical Services Manager

Montgomery County Memorial Library System / Conroe

Job deadline Open Until Filled   Job salary $52,366.00 to $74,518.00   Job type of library Public   This job is located in Texas Texas

Job Description

Interviews, trains, supervises, schedules and
evaluates Technical Services staff (1 professional
librarian/cataloger, and 7 FTE paraprofessionals)
 Serves as local System Administrator for
SirsiDynix Symphony within a consortium
 Participates in HARMONIC Consortium Steering
Committee and specific work groups/committees
to discuss and resolve issues that affect members
(Harris County Public Library, Lone Star College
District, and Montgomery County Library System)
 Manages database maintenance for MCMLS
 Manages cataloging and processing of library
materials for all MCMLS library locations
 Coordinates hardware and software updates
within the Library System with County’s IT
 Maintains current awareness of professional
trends, methods and ethics
 Attends and participates in professional activities,
conferences, committees and meetings, as
appropriate, including Administrative Leadership
 Works with Library Director to formulate annual
budget for Technical Unit
 Performs other work as needed

Required Education

  • Master's Degree

Preferred Education

  • Master's Degree

Other Education Credentials

Master’s Degree in Library and Information
Science from an ALA-accredited program

Other Required/Preferred Skills & Experience

Master’s Degree in Library and Information
Science from an ALA-accredited program
 Experience with Dewey Decimal System, LC
Subject Heading and Genre/Form terms, OCLC
bibliographic utility
 Familiarity with RDA and the emerging
BIBFRAME/Library Reference Model
 Experience cataloging in an automated public
library preferred, 2 years minimum
 Familiarity with SirsiDynix Symphony preferred
 Good interpersonal skills and demonstrated
successful supervisory experience, essential
 Good organizational skills
 Good communication skills, both oral and written
 Ability to perform varied duties of departmental
 Ability to solve problems and to work
 Working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft
 Experience in accomplishing objectives within
team setting
 Valid Texas Driver’s License, or obtain in 30 days
after starting, and good driving record

Application Requirements

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

HR Contact Information

Lana Beathard 936.788.8377 ext. 6238


Automation and Technical Services Manager:

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science

Not specified

Salary Wage Calculator $52,366.00 to $74,518.00

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Date Posted

July 9th, 2018

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