Job Listing: LIBRARY SPECIALIST – COLLECTION SERVICES-CATALOGING Sonoma County Library

Location
6135 State Farm Drive Rohnert Park, 94928
Description
Sonoma County Library

Announces an Employment Opportunity

LIBRARY SPECIALIST – COLLECTION SERVICES-CATALOGING

ROHNERT PARK HEADQUARTERS – 40 HOURS PER WEEK – FULL TIME; $23.51-$29.37 Hourly

We are seeking a customer service driven professional to perform routine library work in materials support for Collection Services at Rohnert Park Headquarters.

THE POSITION:

Please see the attached job specifications for full details about this position. Apply at: https://www.calopps.org/sonoma-county-library/job-20056051

TYPICAL DUTIES include, but are not limited to:

Accurately performs copy cataloging; searches for and verifies the correct catalog entry; edits catalog records according to local procedures; verifies call numbers according to established standards and guidelines.
Reviews vendor-provided MARC records for accuracy; makes corrections as needed; maintains accurate bibliographic records and call numbers.
Sorts and distributes incoming materials to the appropriate department.
Prepares material from special collections for mending, binding, archival housing, and processing based on current standards and techniques for preservation and conservation; operates bindery machine.
Monitors Cataloging email account for change requests, corrections, inquiries, and potential projects; makes changes and corrections; updates information when making reassignments and changes in the ILS; interfaces with all branches and levels of staff regarding cataloging changes.
Participates and assists with one-time special projects such as retrospective call number changes, relabeling projects, and preparing, linking and uploading records for digital collections.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth (12th) grade and two (2) years of library, customer service, clerical or office support work experience. An Associate’s degree, or higher, from an accredited college or university can substitute for the required experience.

DESIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Close attention to detail
Ability to work independently while following established procedures

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Incumbent will perform repetitive arm/hand movements using a keyboard and mouse, and will grasp/handle materials that weigh up to and occasionally more than 25 pounds. Incumbent will push wheeled carts weighing up to or occasionally more than 100 pounds.

SALARY RANGE: $23.51/hour to $29.37/hour

CLOSING DATE: 5:00 pm, Friday, November 27, 2020

Assessments tentatively scheduled for the weeks of 11/30 or 12/7, and interviews the week of 12/14.”