The City of Bridgeport Public Library is in search of a full-time Information Services Librarian. This position reports directly to the Library Director and performs a variety of technology, marketing, and collection management duties in a public library; much of the work is patron-based in nature and involves the application of standard library procedures and routines. Duties include providing basic reference and Readers’ Advisory services for all age groups, creating displays to highlight book collections or services, writing public information materials regarding library activities, promoting print and virtual library collections, programs and services to the public, managing the library’s e-resources collection and communicates with vendors as assigned, performing excellent internal and external customer service and library service in response to the information needs of the Library’s users and the overall community, assisting with circulation desk duties as assigned, ensuring that collections are regularly maintained including shelf reading, shifting, acquisitions, cataloging as assigned , may contribute content for social media platforms, such as Library blogs, Facebook, Twitter, etc.; create, maintain, and updates training guides and documentation of computer procedures; perform technology help desk duties as assigned. This is a full-time position and requires working days, evenings, and weekends as scheduled.
- Bachelor’s Degree required, preferably with some experience in library work, or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
- Good written and verbal communication skills and ability to effectively interact with the public and coworkers in a courteous and tactful manner required.
- Familiarity with Microsoft Office Applications required
EOE/M/F/D/V. This organization participates in E-Verify.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $40,000.00 – $44,000.00 per year
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
- Vision insurance
- 8 hour shift
- Bachelor’s (Preferred)
- Library: 1 year (Preferred)
- One location