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Web Administrator

Douglas County Libraries

Philip S. Miller Library

Application Deadline

Apply By Jan 3rd, 2011


$4,465.00 per Month   Calculate


Denver, CO





Minimum Education

Bachelor's Degree

Library Experience


Supervisory Experience


Type of Library


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Job Description

Douglas County Libraries is looking for a key player for our IT and Web Administration team. The Web Administrator is responsible for the design, implementation, coordination and maintenance of the district’s Internet and Intranet sites, in support of the district’s strategic goals. You will manage and oversee the Library Web Team. You will communicate with designated content providers to identify needs and expectations for the development, growth and expansion of our web services. We are implementing many new and exciting technology and web administration initiatives. Are you a pioneering change agent poised to challenge us and lead us into the future? If so, read on! Major work duties will also include: • Designs and maintains library and library catalog web pages. • Maintains existing, and develops new, web applications and software tools. • Supports the Drupal Content Management System. Co-administers and assists in maintenance of our Drupal content management system (CMS) for library employees. • Works with all library departments as well as end users in developing and maintaining the library catalog, websites, and any new web interfaces. • Works with external partners and vendors to provide access and resolve issues with electronic resources and services. • Keeps current with trends and issues relating to web and library technologies. • Maintains currency with cutting edge Web and mobile technologies, software, tools, and solutions. Participates in evaluation and assessment efforts.

Additional Info & Requirements

Starting salary could be increased to be commensurate with advanced skills and experience. Two or more years of demonstrated knowledge and skills in managing web services, web design, construction and web administration is required, at least five years of experience preferred. Experience in use of microcomputer systems and associated web page design software packages required. Three years of supervisory experience preferred. Two years of public library work experience preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

The Community

Douglas County has been nationally recognized as a great place to live, work and raise a family. We were named the USA's #1 Library by the Hennen American Public Library Ratings program in 2009 & 2010. In a May 2004 study, by the American City Business Journals (ACBJ), Douglas County ranked fourth in the nation for Quality of Life. ACBJ used 20 statistical indicators to rate living conditions in all 3,141 counties and independent cities across the nation. Douglas County ranked particularly well in the household income, homeownership rate and educational attainment categories. Combine those with our great location, excellent schools, wonderful weather and outstanding recreational and cultural opportunities and you will understand our high rank in the Quality of Life study.

HR Info

Submit resume and District application via our online application system at DouglasCountyLibraries.org. Hand delivered, mailed or emailed applications and resumes will not be accepted.

Posted Dec 6, 2010