Job: Supervisor, Library Services

General Information
Position:
Supervisor, Library Services

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$32,025 - $41,600 Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Job Category:
Administration

ALA:
Position DOES NOT require a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

Supervisor, Library Services

Broward College is a nationally ranked institution of higher education in Broward County, Florida, providing residents and non-residents with access to high-quality, affordable education. The College offers several degree options, including certificate programs, two-year university-transfer degrees, two-year career degrees, baccalaureate degrees in selected programs and continuing education courses.

The first and largest non-profit institution of higher education in Broward County, our campuses and centers serve more than 66,000 students annually. Our diverse student body represents 150 countries of origin and we are proud to consistently be one of the country’s top producers of associate degrees to minorities.

As an equal access and employment opportunity institution we are committed to a tradition of increasing and retaining an intellectually, culturally, and ethnically diverse student body and workforce in an effort to increase the success of our students, faculty, and staff while strengthening our local and global communities.

 

POSITION OBJECTIVE:

Under general supervision, this position performs a range of reference, technical assistance and services in the operations of the library’s Reference Department. Work requires supervising and training subordinate staff to assist library patrons and provide technical support to students. This position will utilize decision making authority in developing and carrying out services in the reference and computer lab areas while conforming to established library policies and standard library practices. Performs related duties as assigned.


Education:

 MINIMUM EDUCATION:

  • Associate’s degree required.   

 

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

  • Three years of related library experience. Experience with an integrated online library system and with a bibliographic utility, preferably OCLC; with two years supervisory or lead experience required.
  • An equivalent combination of experience and education may be considered.  

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of the general principles and practices of library services and programs.
  • Knowledge of multimedia and technical skills.
  • Models inclusive excellence through specific actions that support the College’s diversity goals in the recruitment, hiring, and retention of talented and diverse staff. 
  • Fully proficient in professional and functional standards and protocols
  • General understanding of College structure, policies and practices, and the impact on own area
  • Ability to exchange information and collaborate with colleagues and peers within the College
  • Knowledge of operational processes and procedures, work and task flow for area
  • Ability to negotiate and  reach mutual points of agreement and benefit among peers and colleagues
  • Ability to manage own work and work of others to unit performance standards for cost, quality, and output (e.g., demonstrated supervisory and  organizational skills, ability to set priorities for self and others, schedule work activities, allocate resources and provide appropriate feedback
  • Advanced level of technical skills for functional area required.

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR BROWARD COLLEGE POSITIONS:

Apply at https://jobs.broward.edu

 

A complete online employment application form is required with the following requested documents:

  • Resume

 

REQUISITION NUMBER: REQ-0000017759

 

CLOSING DATE:  OPEN UNTIL FILLED

 

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS:
For positions requiring a degree, the official transcripts are required upon hire.
An unofficial copy of the degree/transcript is acceptable during the application process and can be faxed to 954-201-7612. On the fax transmittal, please state clearly the position name(s) and position number(s) the transcript is to be attached to.


FOREIGN TRANSCRIPTS:

Transcripts issued outside of the United States require an equivalency statement from a certified transcript evaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of an accredited institution within the USA. This report must be attached with the application and submitted by the application deadline.

All document(s) must be received on or before the closing date of the job announcement.

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of the required background screening process.

All positions are contingent upon budget approval by the Board of Trustees.

 

Call (800) 682-3646 or (954) 201-7338 for more information

Broward College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from underrepresented groups, including minorities, women, and person with disabilities.

 


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
08-10-2017

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

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Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Broward College

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

Address:
3501 SW Davie Rd

City:
Davie

Zip:
33314

County:
Broward


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Broward College

Address:
3501 SW Davie Rd

City:
Davie

State:
FL

Zip:
33314

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Human Resources

Contact Email:
jobs@broward.edu

Contact Phone:
954-201-7338

Contact Fax:
954-201-7612

How to apply

HOW TO APPLY FOR BROWARD COLLEGE POSITIONS:

Apply at https://jobs.broward.edu

A complete online employment application form is required with the following requested documents:

  •  Resume

 


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