Wednesday, June 17, 2015

MCTC Library is hiring!

note: this position closes 6/18/15


$ 15.81-$ 21.98 hourly, $ 33,011-$ 45,894 annually

Date Posted:06/15/2015
Closing Date:06/18/2015
Hiring Agency:MN St Colleges & Universities
Division/Bureau:Mpls Community & Tech College
Who May Apply:Open to all qualified job seekers
Posting Number:15MNSC000294
Employment Conditions:Permanent, Full-time
Work Shift:Day Shift
Days of Work:Varies , 07:30 AM-04:00 PM
Travel Required:no
Job Grouping:Education and Libraries
Classified Status:Classified
Job Description:***Please Note: This posting will be used to fill 2 positions.*** 

The main purposes of this position are: to provide circulation supervision functions; perform assigned technical and access services; train and oversee work study students; assist librarian(s) in maintenance of library collections; and to maintain and develop access and technical services procedures, and recommend new policies as warranted. 

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. 
-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. 
-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:-Full or partial completion a Library Information Technology AA or AAS degree or Public Information & Technical Information certificates 
-Experience working in a Library or Information Agency for at least 1 year 
-Success managing and/or supervising others 
-Familiarity with ALEPH and OCLC 
-Demonstrated experience working with and providing customer service to diverse populations 
-Strong communication skills 
-Basic skills in Microsoft Office or equivalent 
-Attention to detail 
-Ability to work in a team environment. 
Selection Process:The selection process is a resume-based, skill-matching process. Resumes of all applicants to this posting will be evaluated against the Minimum Qualifications stated above. If your skills match the required skills for this position, the department may contact you. 

If you have already submitted a resume to this database within the last 12 months that clearly identifies your knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience, you do not need to submit another.
How to Apply:Most State selection processes utilize a resume-based screening process. You will be contacted by agency staff if your background best matches the selection criteria on this job posting. To apply for this position, click the APPLY box found at the bottom of this job announcement. For additional information about the State?s selection process, go to <>. 

NOTICE: The safety of all members of the MCTC campus community is of vital concern. The most recent Annual Compliance and Security Report is available on the College?s website at Past copies of the report can be found on the MCTC Public Safety page located at 

NOTICE: Applications will only be accepted until the closing date indicated on this job announcement. Job applications received after 11:59 pm on the last date of this announcement period cannot be considered. 

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NOTICE: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is an Equal Opportunity employer/educator committed to the principles of diversity. We prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or membership in a local commission as defined by law. As an affirmative action employer, we actively seek and encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and individuals with protected veteran status. 

Contact for More Information:Peggy Beckman,