Job: Systems Librarian

General Information
Position:
Systems Librarian

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$47,750.00 to negotible

Job Category:
Other

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

The University of North Florida, in Jacksonville, invites applications for a Systems Librarian. The Thomas G. Carpenter Library is the vibrant academic hub for the university’s 16,300 students. The recently renovated Library is located at the center of the campus surrounded by beautiful grounds, a nature preserve, and an active community of student and faculty scholars.

Under the supervision of the Director of Library Systems and Technology, the Systems Librarian is responsible for enhancing the functionality, accessibility, and effectiveness of the Thomas G. Carpenter Library’s website, including overseeing content development and design.
This position coordinates and facilitates access to web content and library systems such as the Integrated Library Systems (ILS) and Springhare products across all library departments. Keeps library staff abreast of emerging technologies and systems that may be adapted locally to advance the Carpenter Library’s mission. Supports the Library’s Public and Technical Services Divisions, as needed, including teaching technology classes, managing interlibrary loan and electronic resources systems, and supporting systems used to digitize resources. Engages in usability testing and other assessments of the library technologies. Works hands-on and troubleshoots technological problems as directed. Works collegially with the university Information Technology Services Division to identify, stand up, and manage library technologies and systems. Serves as library liaison for academic department (s). Performs other duties as needed to accomplish the goals of the Carpenter Library and UNF.

For a complete position description and requirements visit http://libguides.unf.edu/libraryjobs or

The University of North Florida, in Jacksonville, invites applications for a Systems Librarian. The Thomas G. Carpenter Library is the vibrant academic hub for the university’s 16,300 students. The recently renovated Library is located at the center of the campus surrounded by beautiful grounds, a nature preserve, and an active community of student and faculty scholars.

Under the supervision of the Director of Library Systems and Technology, the Systems Librarian is responsible for enhancing the functionality, accessibility, and effectiveness of the Thomas G. Carpenter Library’s website, including overseeing content development and design.
This position coordinates and facilitates access to web content and library systems such as the Integrated Library Systems (ILS) and Springhare products across all library departments. Keeps library staff abreast of emerging technologies and systems that may be adapted locally to advance the Carpenter Library’s mission. Supports the Library’s Public and Technical Services Divisions, as needed, including teaching technology classes, managing interlibrary loan and electronic resources systems, and supporting systems used to digitize resources. Engages in usability testing and other assessments of the library technologies. Works hands-on and troubleshoots technological problems as directed. Works collegially with the university Information Technology Services Division to identify, stand up, and manage library technologies and systems. Serves as library liaison for academic department (s). Performs other duties as needed to accomplish the goals of the Carpenter Library and UNF.

For a complete position description and requirements visit http://libguides.unf.edu/libraryjobs or www.unfjobs.org.

UNF is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. The University of North Florida is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and does not commit or permit discrimination or harassment on the basis of genetic information, race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, or veteran status in any educational, employment, social, recreational program or activity that it offers. In addition, UNF will not commit or permit retaliation against an individual who complains of discrimination or harassment or an individual who cooperates in an investigation of an alleged violation of University Regulation.

UNF is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. The University of North Florida is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and does not commit or permit discrimination or harassment on the basis of genetic information, race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, or veteran status in any educational, employment, social, recreational program or activity that it offers. In addition, UNF will not commit or permit retaliation against an individual who complains of discrimination or harassment or an individual who cooperates in an investigation of an alleged violation of University Regulation.

Salary at the Assistant Librarian rank is $47,750 – negotiable. Applicants with five or more years of relevant academic library experience and with an appropriate record of scholarship and service, post MLS, may be hired at the rank of Associate Librarian with a salary that is commensurate with experience, $55,000 – negotiable.


Education:

M.L.S. from an ALA-accredited graduate program. Knowledge and demonstrated application of information architecture concepts (navigation, content, and context). Experience in the deployment of information technologies relevant to website design and maintenance in academic libraries (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML, etc.). Demonstrated ability to plan, prioritize, coordinate, and implement projects. Evidence of strong team building and ability to collaborate with diverse constituencies. Evidence of excellent interpersonal, written communication, and presentation skills.


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
10-02-2017

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
http://libguides.unf.edu/libraryjobs

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
University of North Florida - Thomas G. Carpenter Library

Job Location:
Northeast Florida

Address:
1 UNF Drive

City:
Jacksonville

Zip:
32224

County:
Duval


Institution Information
Institution Name :
University of North Florida - Thomas G. Carpenter Library

Address:
1 UNF Drive

City:
Jacksonville

State:
FL

Zip:
32224

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Susie Parks

Contact Email:
s.parks@unf.edu

Contact Phone:
904-620-2553

Contact Fax:

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online application and upload supplemental documents at www.unfjobs.org.

Applicants must include the following information and documents to be considered for this position:
(1) a cover letter
(2) a complete curriculum vitae or resume
(3) official transcripts by the time of employment
(4) three current references submitted on the application

Applicants who do not apply online and/ or do not upload all the required documents will not be considered. A confirmation number will be received upon submitting a complete application and uploaded documents.
Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Susie Parks at (904) 620-2553, or via e-mail at s.parks@unf.edu. Initial review of applications will begin on 10/16/2017.


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