Systems Librarian for Public Services, Library Connection, Inc., Windsor CT
posted June 12, 2013 5:13 PM
Systems Librarian for Public Services: Library Connection, Inc., a consortium of one academic and 26 public libraries, seeks an experienced individual to serve as a Systems Librarian for Public Services at its office in Windsor, CT. This staff member will initially manage the consortium's migration to a new ILS. After the migration is complete, the position will transition into a full time Systems Librarian for Public Services.
Migration Manager duties include planning, scheduling, and managing all aspects of the migration: database cleanup; simplifying and standardizing data categorization; accommodating transaction and fee data; data extraction; consortium and library staff training; testing and quality assurance; customization of library patron interfaces; and new member migration.
System Librarian for Public Services duties include working with member libraries, committees, vendors, and Library Connection staff to support and enhance our shared Integrated Library System; troubleshooting, developing and enhancing system capabilities and consortia functionality that further consortium goals. This individual must possess general knowledge of all modules of an integrated library system. Familiarity with web development tools and the ability to write or modify scripts and programs is preferred.
MLS or MLIS and 5 years experience required. See the complete job description for full requirements. Salary range is $60,000-$80,000. Applications, along with three references, should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted through July 1, 2013.