DATE ENTERED: May 9, 2022
POSITION:  Supervising Technology Services Librarian
LOCATION:  Jefferson-Madison Regional Library, Charlottesville, VA
APPLY BY:  Apply by 5pm EST, Friday, May 27, 2022

Supervising Technology Services Librarian

Starting Salary: The starting hiring amount is $48,235.20 to $62,712.00 for this position.
Apply online at: www.charlottesville.gov/jobs

GENERAL SUMMARY:
Jefferson-Madison Regional Library is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Supervising Technology Services Librarian. This position is responsible for developing and maintaining equipment and programming. The position manages/supervises a small team of Lab Monitors and Internet Specialists dedicated to sharing and teaching new/current technologies to the public and library staff. To learn more, visit the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library website at https://www.jmrl.org.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Manages a public service team that operates the Monticello Avenue computer lab at the Central Library.
  • Plans for the transformation of the Monticello Avenue computer lab into a digital media lab.
  • Facilitates access to digital resources for library patrons.
  • Develops in-person and virtual trainings designed to familiarize patrons and library staff with library services.
  • Procures and maintains equipment within the lab.
  • Coordinates and maintains the current Monticello Avenue Community Network.
  • Provides system administration for the current Monticello Avenue Community Network.
  • Offers technical support to the Monticello Avenue Community Network clients.
  • May migrate Monticello Avenue Community Network clients to new platforms.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Master's Degree in Library and Information Science (MLS/MLIS) from an accredited college or university.
  • Requires a basic knowledge of library principles and practice.
  • Must be able to keep regular work hours according to library and departmental guidelines.
  • Previous experience working with and teaching new skills to the public is preferred.
  • Prior supervisory experience is preferred.

To view the complete job information and to apply, visit the website listed above. Applications are only accepted online through our employment website.

JMRL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.