South Central College (SCC) invites applicants for a full-time Librarian to begin January 2, 2018 or as soon as possible. The position will support both SCC campuses located in North Mankato and Faribault MN with a primary base on the North Mankato campus.
Examples of Duties:
Provides vision and leadership in the development of library planning process, budgets, and operational practices for the library
Provides formal information literacy instruction as requested by faculty and administration, including instruction in library orientation, the research process, evaluating sources and assistance with specific research projects
Provides reference assistance to students, faculty and staff, instructing individuals in the use of library and internet resources
Maintains the library website and access points to electronic resources
Initiates, coordinates and assess services that support student success
Collaborates with the staff of the faculty development center, Learning Central, to support faculty development initiatives
Works collaboratively with all areas of the campus to provide high quality library services for on-campus and online students
Utilizes technology to create efficiencies in process and/or library services
Travel among campuses (North Mankato and Faribault)
Master's degree in Library Science or equivalent degree
Previous experience in a professional or academic library setting
Demonstrated experience interacting with stakeholders (i.e. faculty and students) to develop library services
Demonstrated ability to build partnerships and collaborate with internal and external entities
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills as well as the ability to deal tactfully with diverse populations in a positive, courteous, and helpful manner
Strong problem solving skills sufficient to identify and clarify problem or issue to prepare and execute possible solutions under the direction of a supervisor
Demonstrated experience building and supporting positive and successful teams
Knowledge about the creation of library budgets and procedures for maintaining currency and relevancy in the collection
Possess leadership skills to work with Library Technicians and work study on circulation and technical services
Complete the South Central College online application form and upload each of these documents: cover letter, CV/resume, graduate/undergraduate transcripts (copies are acceptable for initial application screening).
Institution: South Central College Vehicle Notice: NOTICE: In accordance with the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities (Minnesota State) Vehicle Fleet Safety Program, employees driving on college/university business who use a rental or state vehicle shall be required to conform to Minnesota State's vehicle use criteria and consent to a Motor Vehicle Records check. Eeo Notice: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is an Equal Opportunity employer/educator committed to the principles of diversity. We prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or membership in a local commission as defined by law. As an affirmative action employer, we actively seek and encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and individuals with protected veteran status.
South Central College is a Minnesota Community and Technical College with a history of academic excellence since 1946. The college has campuses in two great communities: Faribault and Mankato.
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