Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Library Technician (Classified AFSCME)

  • Check-out/check-in library materials and other circulation functions
  • Assist clientele in finding needed library materials and performing on-line database searches
  • Create, process, and track purchase orders
  • Maintain and update inventory records for periodical and serial materials
  • Provide clerical support for library

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of library classification system(s) and standard library reference tools sufficient to assist clients in locating materials and conducting research.
  • Ability to apply and support detailed coding or cataloging systems sufficient to create tracking for new print and non-print library acquisitions and locate and replace existing materials.
  • Ability to operate personal computers, use various software and web-based applications, and other office equipment sufficient to locate catalog information, word-process documents, complete forms and prepare reports.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing sufficient to determine and respond to the informational needs of clients of varied educational levels and backgrounds; to train, direct and evaluate work of student clerical staff; and to assist the professional library staff to maintain the library collection according to library policy and procedures.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two year degree. Library technician degree
  • One year of library work experience.

Application Procedure:
TO APPLY: Submit your resume on-line to Requisition #09MNSC000215 at www.careers.state.mn.us. This position will be open for application on the Minnesota Management and Budget site from June 21, 2009, through July 6, 2009.