Technical Services Supervisor (Rogers Public Library, Arkansas)
Rogers Public Library, a medium size library in the foothills of the Arkansas Ozarks is seeking a Technical Services Supervisor. Under the direction of the Systems Manager, plans, develops and coordinates services and resources related to the cataloging, classification and physical preparation of materials for public use.
The position administers the Innovative Library Automated System, the Library’s web site and manages electronic resources. Responsible for training, directing, and evaluating the duties and performance of acquisitions, cataloging, processing, and periodicals staff; works with the Systems Manager to schedule routine Innovative maintenance and upgrades; maintains knowledge of automated library system hardware and software routines; develops departmental procedures and recommends the adoption of bibliographic maintenance standards; needs knowledge of content management systems and must have the ability to perform network troubleshooting. Prepares administrative reports and departmental budget requests; assists in drafting bibliographic maintenance and automation policies as assigned. Also provides direct public service at the Information Desk, including reference and reader’s advisory services. Requisites include: experience with Innovative Interfaces and/or other library automation systems; experience in cataloging and acquisitions; must have a Master in Library Science from an ALA accredited college or university or equivalent. Viable candidates must have a thorough knowledge of contemporary bibliographic-maintenance standards and practices; technical knowledge of various computer programs, bibliographic support systems and the Internet. Must possess knowledge, principles and practices of supervision and the ability to apply same to job duties. Considerable ability in oral and written communication is required. Please send resume including three professional references and a City of Rogers Employee Application to Judy Casey, Director, Rogers Public Library, 711 S. Dixieland Road, Rogers, AR 72758. City of Rogers online application may be found at http://www.rogersarkansas.com.