Library Technician (Part-time)

  • McLennan Community College
  • 1400 College Drive, Waco, TX, USA
  • Apr 09, 2020
Part time / Adjunct   Library Administration, Librarian

Job Description

Job

LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO EXEMPLIFY OUR COLLEGE VALUES:
Communications: We will be open and courageous in our communication with students and with one another. We will communicate decisions and the reasons for them.  Excellence: We will strive for excellence in all that we do. We will actively plan for the future, seeking new and innovative ways to accomplish our mission.  Inclusiveness: We will seek to appreciate and understand our students and each other, actively seeking different viewpoints. We will work to create a welcoming environment where our diverse community of students and employees learn, teach, and work together.  Integrity: We will work with the highest level of integrity, taking responsibility for all of our actions. We will tell the truth and seek to be fair in our decision-making and actions.  People: We will be honest, humble, respectful, and gracious to our students and to each other. We best serve our students, colleagues, and community when we work as a team.
 

Examples of Duties / Knowledge & Skills

GENERAL POSITION DESCRIPTION: 
To assist library patrons concerning the use of library computer hardware, software, and peripherals. To ensure hardware and software are in good operating condition in cooperation with ISS. Additionally, Library Technicians are responsible for all duties of the Library Information (Circulation) Desk.   Receives general supervision from the Information Desk Supervisor and exercises no direct supervision.   
 
Spring/Fall Semester REGULAR WORK HOURS: Monday-Thursday 8:30a -1:00pm or similar
Summer Work Hours: Weekday mornings and Friday 9:00a-1:00pm – to be agreed upon with supervisor
 
Note:  This is a security sensitive position and an appropriate background investigation will be made on applicants being strongly considered for this position.

WORKING CONDITIONS:    Desk work, occasional field trips e.g. for college or program activities.  Insignificant effort other than normal movement.  Minimal Hazard/Exposure:  Standard receptionist's office setting.  At least minimal environmental controls to assure health and comfort.

 

Minimum qualifications & Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Education:    Associate degree or equivalent education and work experience.
Experience:  More than 1-year experience in a professional work environment.
 

Supplemental information

SELECTION CRITERIA:
Knowledge of: 1) Operational characteristics of computer hardware, software, and operating systems; 2) correct English usage, grammar, spelling, and punctuation; 3) library experience. Skills in: 4) Intermediate to advance experience with Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, etc.); 5) communicating effectively; 6) versatility; 7) professional presence; 8) customer service. Ability to: 9) Troubleshoot hardware and software problems; 10) perform a variety of tasks with speed and accuracy; 11) multi-task; 12) assist patrons in the use of library equipment and location of library materials; 13) communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; 14) understand and carry out both oral and written instructions; 15) interpret and apply departmental policies and procedures; 16) establish and maintain cooperative relationships with those contacted in the course of work.

 

Application Details

APPLICATION PROCESS

Interested and qualified applicants should submit application materials to:  https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/mclennan. NOTE:  Finalists may be asked to participate in a teaching demonstration. MCC uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. For more information visit www.dhs.gov/e-verify.

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS

  • MCC Employment Application
  • Resume
  • KSA Statement (See Selection Criteria)
  • Copies of College Transcripts

MCC provides equal opportunities to all individuals and does not discriminate against any individual regardless of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, or other legally protected category in its educational programs, activities, or employment. http://www.mclennan.edu/employees/policy-manual/docs/E-XXXIV.pdf

When inquiring or applying for this job opening, please also reference AcademicCareers.com

Applicants with dual-career considerations can find university jobs such as professor jobs, dean jobs, chair / department head jobs, and other faculty jobs and employment opportunities at McLennan Community College and at other institutions of higher education in the region on www.AcademicCareers.com

Application Deadline

Position open until filled.