Library Technician 2, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington CT

May lead lower ranking library staff members, as assigned.

Knowledge of library science techniques and practices; knowledge of advanced library systems, resources and equipment including applicable computer based and automated systems oral and written communications skills; interpersonal skills; ability to analyze and solve problems relating to library methods; ability to understand and operate across more than one area of library activities; some supervisory ability.

General Experience:
Four (4) years' supportive experience in library work including acquisition, cataloging, circulation, inter-library loans and reference.

Special Experience:
Two (2) years of General Experience must have involved library tasks at or above the level of Library Technician 1.

Substitutions Allowed:
College training in Library Science may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equaling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years for a Bachelor's Degree.

Preferred Experience:

  • Considerable computer skills including experience with Microsoft Office.
  • Experience in a Circulation department of a college or university library.
  • Ability to promote library services.


  • Responsible for opening and closing the library on Saturday, closing on Friday
  • Instruct patrons on the use of the library, policies and procedures
  • Assists with hiring, training, scheduling, directing student workers
  • Maintains the training material for student workers
  • Working lead at the Circulation desk
  • Assists with recovery and billing of overdue and lost library material
  • Maintains the Reserve collection
  • Maintains the audiovisual collection
  • Assists with maintaining accurate links to library e-resources
  • Helps with space utilization projects and studies
  • Fills in for Interlibrary Loan as needed
  • Attends to library physical plant maintenance, liaison to facilities management
  • Performs related duties as required

Schedule:40 hours per week with a 30 minute unpaid meal break

Tuesday - Thursday 10:00am - 6:30pm
Friday - 10:30am - 7:00pm
Saturday - 8:30am - 5:00pm

Full Time Equivalent Minimum Salary $52,686.00

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