Librarian (or Associate Librarian)
@ Midwest City Library
Under general supervision, you will perform a variety of technical and professional librarian activities of moderate to complex difficulty including providing information and assistance to customers of all ages; providing information concerning content and location of collection; performing reference and reader advisory services; performing collection management within assigned area; and may plan, schedule and present generalized programs as needed.
You will need a broad and comprehensive knowledge of current library theories and practices to assist customers in person, by telephone, by mail and by fax to locate materials, obtain information and make effective use of library resources and services.
Salary and Hours:
Librarian - $20.47 per hour / Associate Librarian - $18.59 per hour. This is a full-time position working 40 hours per week. Successful candidate must be available to work all hours the library is open including evenings, Saturdays and Sundays.
- Health benefits that include medical, dental, and prescription coverage
- Employee vision coverage paid in full
- 8 hours of annual vacation per month
- 8 hours of sick leave per month
- 11 paid holidays per year as set by the commission
- A first-rate retirement plan
- Scholarship reimbursements for full-time employees
- Life and AD&D insurance paid in full
- Long term care paid in full
- Long term disability paid in full
Midwest City Library, 8143 E. Reno, Midwest City, OK
Librarian – a Master of Library Science or Master of Library and Information Science (MLS/MLIS) degree from an ALA accredited program is required for all Librarian positions. Six months of experience in public service work, preferably as a public librarian .
Associate Librarian – Bachelors Degree from an accredited college or university supplemented preferably by additional professional training through attendance at workshops, seminars, conferences, etc. Six months of experience in public service work, preferably as a public librarian .
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Understands principles, practices, and applications of library science and technology. While performing the essential functions of this job the employee is frequently required to sit or stand for extended periods of time, squat, use hands and arms, speak and hear, and lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds . Ability to speak Spanish considered a plus.
Online library applications forms are required (resumes alone are not sufficient). Faxed or e-mailed applications will not be accepted. You must fill out and submit your online application in order to be considered for this position.
Metropolitan Library System - 12 months ago