Library Systems & Services, LLC

Librarian 1 (Educational Services Librarian)

US-CA-Redding
2 days ago
ID
2017-2326
# of Openings
1
Closing Date
10/6/2017
Category
Librarian
Type
Regular Full-Time
Shasta Public Libraries

Summary

The Shasta Public Libraries is located in beautiful Northern California, serving a population of approximately 180,000 residents. Shasta Public Libraries consist of three branch locations; Redding, Burney, and Anderson.

 

The Redding location currently has an opening for a Librarian 1.

 

While regular librarian duties will be performed, this position is for educational services specifically. Duties include but are not limited to the running of our School Library Card Project with the goal of getting every student in Shasta County a library card. Our library provides many opportunities for outreach, programming and professional development.

 

The Librarian 1 is the entry level position to the Librarian job family.  The Librarian 1 works alongside members of the Library Management Team and with other key stakeholders to develop policies, procedures, workflows and sustainable approaches for a variety of library programs and services. With more senior Librarian or Director oversight, works both independently and with other staff to execute small to large scale projects.

 

Company Overview

LS&S is the premier and most respected provider of library management and data services to state and federal Government Agencies. We partner with our library clients to provide world class service and professional expertise; protecting their library investment. With a proven track record, we utilize a team approach - providing accountable, unique and responsive solutions to delight library users. With already over 80 locations across the United States, LS&S is on a rapid growth pattern with plans for expanding our business.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinates and executes a variety of programs and initiatives for for the library
  • Evaluates basic statistical data and prepares basic statistical reports and surveys for the library, LS&S management and other entities, i.e. local government/customers
  • Processes, creates and edits bibliographic and item records for the library catalog
  • Maintains and updates the library social media presence and webpage and may support social media of other branches
  • Provides reference and computer help to patrons
  • Serves on committees and at times may serve as the chairperson for committees
  • May handle opening and closing responsibilities; counting money, completing daily cash reports

Qualifications

  • MLS or MLIS degree required
  • 1 year librarian experience preferred
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of online library databases and services
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent communication skills– both verbal and written
  • Able to work a flexible schedule including weekdays, evenings and weekends 

 

EEO

Employment with LS&S is strictly contingent upon the successful completion of our extensive background and reference check process. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. To be considered for the job, all applicants must submit their application online at https://careers-lssi.icims.com/.

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