Reference & Instruction Librarian
(Part-time)

Starting Hourly Rate Range:  $18.04 - $20.17


DATE OF NOTICE:

September 3, 2013
 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Harford Community College is seeking a customer service-oriented individual to join our library staff.  Responsibilities include providing reference/research assistance to students, faculty, staff, and community patrons in person and by electronic communications; assisting library patrons in using technology resources; and teaching information literacy/library instruction sessions.  The reference librarian also assists in the development of online user guides and in collection development.

Work schedule is approximately 20 hours per week, to include least one or two evenings per week and several weekend days during each semester. 
 

 REQUIREMENTS:

 

 

Master's degree in library science from an ALA-accredited institution or in a closely related field and one year experience in library reference, preferably in an academic library setting, required.  One year of library instruction experience is strongly preferred.

Applicants must have knowledge of reference service principles and information literacy competency standards; knowledge of basic software applications, including Microsoft Office; and familiarity with online databases, catalogs, and other library resources.  Excellent written and oral communication and customer service skills, and the ability to work in a team environment are required.  

Any offer of employment at Harford Community College is contingent upon the results of a mandatory background screening.  Employees must submit within 30 days of hire official transcripts of all degrees earned. 

 

TO APPLY:

Complete our ONLINE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION and attach a Cover Letter and Resume (Word or PDF format only). 

Incomplete submissions will not be accepted or reviewed.

Any questions or concerns regarding our online application may be sent to humanresources@harford.edu or call 443-412-2310

RESUMES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU
OF AN EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

For best consideration
APPLY BY:

September 23, 2013

 


HCC is a smoke/tobacco free campus. 

HCC is an AA / EEO / ADA employer committed to diversity in the college community.

Work hours will vary according to the needs of the College with a combination of day, evening, and weekend hours.

Requests for reasonable accommodation of a disability during the application and/or
interview process should be made to the Human Resources Office by calling 443-412-2415.

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