DATE ENTERED: June 3, 2019
POSITION: Selector Librarian – Collection Management
LOCATION: Chesterfield County Public Library VA
APPLY BY: 11:59pm June 16, 2019


Selector Librarian – Collection Management
Chesterfield County Public Library
Salary:  $48,651
Deadline:  11:59pm June 16, 2019

WHO WE ARE:
Chesterfield County Public Library is a non-traditional, forward-thinking library system. We are passionate about providing access to information, facilitating engaging customer experiences and enriching the lives of our community in innovative ways. CCPL is currently hiring for a full-time Librarian for Collection Management who shares our passion and who is willing to learn and apply the CCPL Way in customer interactions.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Successful candidate will possess master's degree in library science from a graduate program accredited by the American Library Association; possess, or ability to obtain, a Librarian's Professional Certificate by the State of Virginia; one year of professional experience in a library to include experience with standard library information technology tools and resources related to librarianship such as operating relevant PC hardware/software, searching the Internet and information databases, and using social media applications; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Working knowledge of the principles and practices of library and information science. Ability to adapt and apply emerging library technologies to operate a personal computer and related software and other standard office equipment; to communicate effectively orally and in writing; to interact with a variety of people from different cultures and backgrounds and of varying ages; to develop and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external customers.  Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required. A Chesterfield County application is required and must be submitted online by deadline.  

DUTIES:
The Librarian evaluates, selects, maintains and develops assigned areas of the collection system-wide in multiple formats while maintaining the balance, relevance, and appeal of the collection; exercise professional judgment to anticipate collection demand; address customer and staff requests and to analyze, identify and respond to collection needs; uses statistical data and reports to monitor use patters, training needs and collection gaps; provides information and reader's advisory to the public by answering queries related to collection management and development; contributes to library work committees and partnerships; develops guidelines for projects and procedures in all areas of subject responsibility; acts as the system-wide resource person in all subjects assigned. Perform other work as required.

Visit https://www.chesterfield.gov/303/Apply-for-Current-Career-Opportunities# to view instructions and to complete and submit an application.  (804) 748-1551.

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