JOB: San Jose Public Library recruiting for on-call substitute Librarian Pool

The award winning San Jose Public Library is seeking new part time un-benefited Librarians to join our team! Visit www.sjpl.org to learn more about SJPL. This recruitment is for our on-call substitute Librarian Pool. Availability of shifts may vary. Librarians are responsible for performing a variety of professional librarian duties. This may include: providing direct assistance to library customers in the location of information and library materials; serving as a resource for children, young adults, adults and library staff; conducting library tours, giving book talks, and planning, promoting, or presenting other programs; working with community groups to promote understanding, use and support of library service activities; analyzing, interpreting and answering reference questions, and providing reader’s advisory information; supervising, leading or training the work of a clerical and technical staff as assigned; assuming responsibility for a facility or a section as assigned; selecting and managing collections; cataloging; web development and design. This position may include evenings and weekend shifts. The salary range for Librarian I Part Time classification is $27.69 – $33.66 per hour. Librarian II Part time classification range is $29.62 to $36.03 per hour.

Minimum qualifications include a Master’s Degree in Library Science from an accredited college or university. No experience is required at the Librarian I level. One year of full-time professional library experience is required at the Librarian II level.

To learn more about this exciting opportunity and to apply for the position go to www.sanjoseca.gov/cityjobs and click on the “Prospective Employees” link by the closing date of December 14, 2011.