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Reference Librarian

Montgomery County Memorial Library System

Conroe, TX

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled

Wages

$47,421.00 to $52,501.00 per Year   Calculate

Location

Conroe, TX

Hours

40.00

MLS

Required

Minimum Education

Master's Degree

Library Experience

Preferred

Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library

Public

Job Description

  • Reference Librarian at Central Library (Conroe, TX)
  • Assist in maintaining and developing the library collections, including print, audiovisual, and electronic resources
  • Selects materials for the circulating and reference collections
  • Provides readers advisory and reference service including on-line computer searching
  • Attends and participates in professional activities, conferences, and committees
  • Reference librarian is responsible for facilities and operations during weekend and evening shifts
  • May plan, organize and/or present programs to address service needs and training
  • Maintains an awareness of professional trends, methods and ethics
  • Assist at locations throughout the county library system as needed
  • Performs any and all other duties assigned

Benefits & Additional Compensation Info

  • Hours will vary. Includes evenings and Saturdays, as assigned.
  • Salary dependent on qualifications.

Additional Info & Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited program, or within last semester
  • Previous library work experience desired
  • Good communication skills, oral and written
  • Strong interpersonal skills; able to work well with library customers and co-workers
  • Must pass background check
  • Experience with computer software & technology, including use of electronic catalog
  • Working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft office
  • Internet search skills
  • Presentation experience and skills
  • Valid Texas driver’s license and good driving record

Website
http://www.countylibrary.org

Human Resources / Job Listings
https://mctx.org/departments/departments_g_-_j/human_resources/job_opportunities.php

HR Info

Submit applications to: Lana Beathard, Montgomery County Library, 104 I-45 North, Conroe, Texas 77301  lana.beathard@countylibrary.org  936-522-2128

Posted Jan 5, 2022