Job Description

Library Info Specialist 3 (UNMTemps)

Requisition IDreq12188
Working TitleLibrary Info Specialist 3 (UNMTemps)
Position Grade11
Position Summary

The UNM Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center (HSLIC) is seeking to fill the position of Library Information Specialist III with Public Services. This position is scheduled Monday through Thursday 2pm-11pm and Fridays 9am-6pm; hours subject to change based on departmental need.

Duties include:

· Staffing the front desk

· Providing reference service and assistance with citation management

· Performing literature searches in support of HSC patrons

· Monitoring and providing assistance/training in the library’s computing/printing area and Virtual Reality Lab

· Supervising student employees to ensure compliance with established desk procedures

· Assisting with special projects

· Opening and closing the library as needed

Assignment Details:

Days & Hours: Monday-Thursday 2pm-11pm and Friday 9am-6pm

Anticipated Start Date: 3/1/20

Projected End Date: 8/31/20

Parking Arrangements: Responsibility of the selected employee

UNMTemps provides staffing solutions to UNM departments requesting temporary employees as positions become available due to a vacancy, when regular employees are absent, for peak work periods, and for special events. As such, UNMTemps assignments/positions may end with little or no advance notice.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree; at least 3 years 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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience providing customer service.
  • Experience working in library public services, including circulation and reference.
  • Experience using and providing assistance with library resources.
  • Knowledge of library clerical procedures and practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to create, compose, and edit written materials.
  • Graduate degree, at time of hire or in progress, in library or information science from an American Library Association (ALA) accredited institution.
Additional Requirements
CampusHealth Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentHS Library and Informatics Center (AFB)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeTemporary - Full-Time
Pay$2,596.53 - $3,000 / Monthly
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 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 Date2/24/2020
Application Instructions

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Applicants must include a cover letter and resume with their application.

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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