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Branch Librarian

Diné College
Shiprock, NM
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Branch Librarian

Shiprock Campus

CLOSING DATE: May 20, 2022


Duty Schedule:

Must be able to climb, squat, bend, twist, stand for at least 8 hours per day, and lift up to 50 pounds
Must be able to move furniture and equipment

Summary/Objective of Position:

Under the direction of the Vice-President for Campuses and Centers and the Director of Libraries, the Branch Librarian at the Senator John Pinto Library will administer the day-to-day operations of the library at Dine College ' s campus in Shiprock, New Mexico. Supervises two FTE library technicians. Serves patrons at the Reference/Circulation desk. Provides Information Literacy instruction.


Description of Essential Functions of the Position


Disclaimer: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the job. While this list is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the ob or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

55% Under the direction of the Shiprock Campus Director and the Director of Libraries, the Branch Librarian at the Senator John Pinto Library will administer the day-to-day operations of the library at Dine College ' s campus in Shiprock, New Mexico. Supervises three FTE library technicians. Serves patrons at the Reference/Circulation desk. Provides Information Literacy instruction.
5% Supervises, trains, and evaluates library staff and student workers.
5% Engages in both short-term and long-term planning efforts in concert with other libraries in the Dine College system.
10% Serves patrons at the Reference/Circulation desk. May include some evening and/or weekend hours.
10% Provides appropriate programming for the campus and the community.
10% Engages as an active member of the Shiprock Campus.
5% Other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS

Education & Experience


Minimum:

Master's degree in Library Science from a program accredited by the American Library Association.

At least two years of experience at an academic library at either the professional or paraprofessional level. Familiarity with library management systems and other technological aspects of library operation. Supervisory experience in any setting.



Knowledge:

Familiarity with library software and hardware.

Skills:

Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Oral fluency in Navajo is highly desirable, but not mandatory.

Abilities:

Ability to work effectively both in a team and independently.
Ability to work pleasantly and cooperatively with faculty, staff, and students.
Ability to supervise the work of others effectively and efficiently.



Diné College

Address

Shiprock, NM
USA

Industry

Government

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