Job Description

Library Info Specialist 1

Requisition IDreq11881
Working TitleLibrary Info Specialist 1
Position Grade07
Position SummaryThe UNM-Taos Branch Libraryis looking for a part time Library Information Specialist I to assist inproviding quality service to the students, faculty, and the community-at-large.The position encompasses a variety of areas of responsibility in regards togeneral library operations as well as assistance with the online environmentand graphic design work for the promotion of the library. Under limitedsupervision, the Library Information Specialist will perform library tasksrelated to website design and maintenance, maintenance of all librarycomputers, library event planning, and answering reference questions as needed.
The successful candidate will support the assistant librarian, coverthe circulation desk, and monitor the activities of students performing routinelibrary duties. This variety of duties and responsibilities makes foran exciting position

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • This position is represented by a labor union and is subject to the terms and conditions of the USUNM Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED; at least 1 year of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with automatedlibrary systems.

Experience developing flyers,brochures, newsletters and other graphic design projects for promotion andgeneral library information.

Ability to troubleshootoperational problems for relevant library systems, and assist with computerapplication questions.

Ability to provide guidanceand assistance to patrons regarding library services and resources.

Computer proficiency with PC and Mac computers, and comfortableworking with a variety of web interfaces.

Additional RequirementsOfficial transcripts, High school diploma, or GED certificate will be required for hire. Please see minimum qualifications for specifics.
DepartmentTaos Branch
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeTerm - Part-Time
Term End DateOne year from hire date.
Pay10.23-15.35 Hourly
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date2/3/2020
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted throughthe official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this jobadvertisement on a 3rd party site, pleasevisit UNMJobs to submit an application.

Required documents: 1. Cover letter (In your cover letter please discuss how you meet the preferred qualifications posted for this position.); 2. Resume/CV; 3. Three previous supervisory references with contact information;

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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