ANNOUNCEMENT OF EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

LIBRARIAN - ADULT SERVICES

Pay Range 66: $46,425 to $64,979 annually DOE/Q plus benefits

New Employees usually start at beginning level of pay range.

FLSA Status:  Exempt – not eligible for overtime

Candidate of choice must pass pre-employment drug test and criminal background check

Minimum Qualifications:  A Master’s Degree in Library Science (MLS) from an ALA accredited institution and two years library experience in a paraprofessional or professional capacity or two years experience in a related field.  Any equivalent combination of education, experience and training which provides the knowledge and abilities necessary to perform the essential functions of the position. 

General Statement of Duties:

Knowledge, Skills, and Other Characteristics:

Knowledge of:  library services, systems and procedures; thorough knowledge of information resources; reference and searching procedures.

Ability to: 

Provide outstanding customer service in a professional manner; ability and enthusiasm for learning to use new technology and familiarity with commonly used programs and devices; work in partnership with other libraries and community organizations; establish and maintain working relationships with other employees; strong service orientation;excellent verbal and written communication skills; introduce library resources and services to users through public speaking, formal and informal presentations and documentation; exercise initiative, sound judgment and discretion in performance of duties; previous reference experience in a public library setting preferred.

Physical and Visual Ability: Sufficient to effectively and safely perform required duties and to safely operate required equipment and city vehicle as needed.

Hearing and Speaking Ability: Sufficient to clearly, concisely and effectively communicate in person and over the telephone.

 Deadline:  Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m., November 27, 2017.

To apply for this position please visit our website at http://cityofprescott.applicantpro.com/jobs/

Cover letter and resume are required.

(928) 777-1347    (800) 748-6205     TDD (928) 777-1100   

Email: hr@prescott-az.gov         EEO/M/F/V/H/D/NSE              Posted:  November 9, 2017

 

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MAJOR BENEFITS FOR FULL-TIME REGULAR EMPLOYEES: Paid time off; ten paid holidays; employee and/or family health and life insurance; short term and long term disability; Arizona State Retirement and Social Security contributions; other optional benefits such as deferred compensation plans and additional life insurance.  PROBATION: Each employee must satisfactorily serve an established probationary period.  NOTE:  When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an “otherwise qualified applicant” with a disability to participate in any phase of the selection process.