Part Time Librarian - Technical Assistant, Niagara Community College - Sanborn, NY
Posted: Tuesday, October 26, 2021 Permalink

Status and FLSA: 10 month, non-exempt

Salary: $18.00 per hour

Working Hours: Days & Times varies up to 28 hours per week

Niagara County Community College is seeking a part-time Librarian – Technical Assistant. This position will work in our Henrietta G. Lewis Library on the Sanborn campus and in our satellite library on the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute campus (NFCI).  This position will report to the Public Services Librarian and will be responsible for performing professional librarian duties, supporting the students, faculty, and staff of Niagara County Community College. The primary responsibility is staffing a service desk to offer reference and research help through a variety of modalities. Evening and Saturday availability may be required.

Recent Information and Library Science graduates are encouraged to apply.

Typical Work Activities:

  • Provide academic reference service in-person, by phone, email, and online chat 
  • Perform library instruction in-person and online 
  • Create and update instructional materials, including LibGuides 
  • Create displays and other promotional materials related to library services 
  • Perform collection development duties as assigned 
  • Assist in composing library reports and other documents as assigned 
  • Other duties as assigned by the Library Director

Essential Functions:

Must be able to operate computers; must be able to relate and be sensitive to the diverse needs of the community college student population; must have excellent communication skills with the ability to engage with library patrons in-person and online; must be able to learn new skills in a changing environment; must be able to prepare written reports and presentations using technology; must be able to physically perform the functions of the position; must be able to work a flexible schedule.

Required Qualifications:

  • ALA-accredited master’s degree in Library Science and/or Information Science

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Experience in an academic library 
  • Experience teaching

View the full posting and apply here.