Hi All, Apologies for the mass invitation that got sent out via Google Calendar or what nots. For the record, it wasn't going to be much of a party anyway.
On Fri, Mar 2, 2018 at 11:55 AM, Becky Yoose <b.yo...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi folks, > > For some reason the jobs site didn't kick off this email, so I'm sending > this one out manually - apologies if the system sends one out right after > this email! > > Sometimes, Life Happens. Our recently hired Systems Librarian is moving on > to attend to non-work matters, so we are again looking for a Systems > Librarian! If you were on the fence about applying the first time around, > here is your second chance. > > While the job post below lists a link to job benefits, some of the unlisted > job benefits: > > - Working in the iconic Central Library > <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seattle_Central_Library> > - Supportive, collaborative co-workers > - Team-centered departmental approach to both projects and daily work > - Occasional baked goods and thank you post-it notes from your direct > manager > > In case you are concerned about all the job duties listed in the > description section, there will be support to get you up and going on those > duties! Our other Systems Librarian (the one who's retiring at the end of > the year) will still be on our team when you start, and will be helping you > through the the first few months of your employment at SPL. > > While I am the hiring manager for this search, I'll do my best to answer > any questions you might have about this position. Best of luck for those of > you who apply! > > Cheers, > Becky > > > ************************************************* > > Salary: $46.90 - $57.01 Hourly > > Job Type: Civil Service Exempt, Regular, Full-time > > Bargaining Unit: AFSCME; Local 2083 > > This position regular status, full-time, FLSA non-exempt,position is *open > until filled*; benefited and a member of the bargaining unit. *First > review of applications to occur March 19th, 2018.* > > The Seattle Public Library is seeking a resourceful and collaborative > Systems Librarian to join its Information Technology team. Reporting to > the Manager of Library Applications and Systems, the Systems Librarian will > be part of a highly collaborative and efficient IT team, providing exemplar > customer service to both library patrons and staff. The Systems Librarian > serves as the lead administrator of the Library's Integrated Library System > (SirsiDynix Horizon) and the Library's discovery layer (BiblioCommons). > The Systems Librarian also provides lead support of other major vendor or > locally developed applications, including EZProxy and a locally developed > staff mobile ILS application. > > These systems include a series of customized workflows and applications; > therefore, the Systems Librarian is expected to analyze training, > documentation, and process needs and design and build appropriate library > solutions working in concert with library staff in diverse roles throughout > the library, including those in Technical and Public Services. The Systems > Librarian serves as primary technical contact for these systems for library > staff. > > Additionally, the Systems Librarian leads development and maintenance > efforts for interfaces between these application platforms, applications, > and other systems. They oversee integration of locally developed and > third-party applications, providing functional support for these > application modules, and the creation of custom reports from those systems. > > The Seattle Public Library is Seattle's center of information and knowledge > and one of the most popular and valued services in the city. Library staff > is highly regarded by the public for their knowledge, quality of service > and caring. Staff members are committed to the Library's organizational > values of respect, partnership, engagement, diversity and inclusion, > transparency and recognition. In particular, they demonstrate respect, > engage in partnerships, and are transparent in their communications and > intentions. A strategic priority of the Library is to foster an internal > culture of innovation which focuses on creativity, engagement, learning and > staff development. > > The Library supports the City of Seattle's Race and Social Justice > Initiative to end institutionalized racism by eliminating barriers to > access, providing the staff and public with opportunities for growth, and > developing equitable access to the programs and services we offer. If you > share those values and meet the qualifications, the Library invites you to > apply for this position. > > For the full job description, including specific job duties and > qualifications, please visit > https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/seattle/jobs/ > 1828455/systems-librarian > . > -- Nitin Arora nitaro74 (at) gmail (dot) com "Hope always, expect never." humaneguitarist.org blog.humaneguitarist.org