The current vacancy is specific to the THINKspot (Collaborative Workspace) assignment that incorporates media lab technology, maker space, meeting rooms, and community interactive opportunities for local entrepreneurs, home business startups, students, innovators and creative individuals of all ages at the Red Mountain Branch Library. |
Classification Responsibilities: A Librarian III is responsible for planning, organizing, and coordinating the activities of a specialized functional program area and/or system-wide program area of the library. Program areas may include: automation/technology and training, Collection Development Coordination, Youth Services, Reference Services, THINKspot (Collaborative Workspace) and Cataloging. Duties may include: planning and coordinating program objectives; preparing written documentation and technical reports; and assisting with preparing and monitoring of a program budget. Responsibilities may include supervision of professional or paraprofessional classes. This class performs related duties as required.
This class is distinguished from the Librarian II class by a greater degree of autonomy in handling day-to-day decisions of a functional program, the more diverse and complex nature of assignments, and the greater independence under which the work is performed. Supervision may be received from a Supervisory Librarian or administrative supervisor, depending on assignment, who reviews work through reports, conferences, and the evaluation of results achieved. This class is FLSA exempt-professional.
Qualifications & Requirements:
Minimum Qualification(s) Required. A ny combination of training, education, or experience equivalent to graduation from a library school accredited by the American Library Association with a Master's Degree in Library Science. Considerable (3 - 5 years) professional library experience.
Preferred/Desirable Qualification(s). Experience in the areas of community outreach, public speaking, programming, and computer technology, including maintaining equipment as needed is highly desirable.
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City of Mesa, AZ - 18 months ago