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Technology Librarian, Pease Public Library, Plymouth, NH

DEPARTMENT: Library

LOCATION: Pease Public Library, Plymouth, N.H.

REPORTS TO: Assistant Director and Director

TITLE: Technology Librarian, Part-Time

HOURS: 21-26 Hours/week

STARTING PAY: $14.25/hour

 

DESCRIPTION: The Pease Public Library in Plymouth, NH is seeking a self-motivated professional with excellent communication skills for the position of Technology Librarian. The ideal candidate will have at least a Bachelor's degree and can demonstrate flexibility and good judgement under varying circumstances. The ability to multi-task and provide quality customer service is essential. Must be a community-oriented, hands-on worker. Must be prepared to attend staff meetings, remain current on professional trends through library journals and conferences, and assist in planning team projects. Proficiency with Microsoft Office is required.  Some Saturday and evening hours are also required.

 

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work routine circulation desk shifts *
  • Install and update software weekly under the direction of IT Specialist
  • Troubleshoot issues with both Mac and PC platforms for patrons and staff
  • Work 1:1 or in small groups to provide technology training to patrons and staff
  • Update the library's circulating mobile devices, such as iPads, and Kindles
  • Inform and educate patrons about electronic resources, such as NH Downloadable Books
  • Keep the library Web site and social media content current and engaging

*Routine Circulation Desk Shifts tend to include:

  • Checking materials in and out
  • Registering new patrons
  • Answering the telephone
  • Organizing reserve materials
  • Scheduling meeting spaces and events
  • Scheduling computer usage and answering patron computer questions

 

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred. Previous library experience preferred. Proficiency in Microsoft Office required especially Word, Excel and Publisher. Knowledge of Google.docs and social media required. Must enjoy working with the public and as part of a team.

Plymouth, N.H. is a vibrant community committed to diversity, arts and education. The Pease Public Library Staff is honored to play a role in serving its citizens with current information, technology, and quality entertainment. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

 

Please send cover letter, resume, and three references to the following by July 17, 2018:

Diane Lynch, Director

Pease Public Library

1 Russell Street

Plymouth, N.H. 03264

Or email to dlynch@peasepubliclibrary.org

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