Tag: "Jobs"

Job Opening: Library Administrator – City of Las Cruces

| May 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

SALARY: $64,134.82 – $96,202.23 / Annually
OPENING DATE: 05/19/17
CLOSING DATE: 06/19/17 11:59 PM

Plans, organizes, and directs the staff and activities of the public Library.

Position involves competing demands, performing multiple tasks, working to deadlines, occasional work beyond normal business hours, and responding to customer issues. Position is subject to drug testing in accordance with applicable State and Federal regulations and City of Las Cruces polices. Work is performed in a library in a standard office environment. Light physical demands; mostly desk work; some lifting of heavy books and materials. Frequent use of a personal computer.


·         Plans, develops, organizes, implements and manages operations and staff to deliver informational, instructional, and research services to the general public; provides leadership to assure that services are provided in alignment with the City’s strategic goals and policies.

·         Meets regularly with staff to review work in progress, discuss and resolve administrative, workload and technical issues, and to prioritize and assign tasks and projects; evaluates and analyzes functions, resources, processes, and procedures to identify issues and recommend changes for improvement; interprets statutes and regulations to provide guidance in developing, implementing, and administering policies and procedures.

·         Manages staff through proper delegation and work supervision to ensure appropriate levels of service and resources; monitors work, evaluates performance, trains, counsels, coaches, and instructs employees in order to meet established goals and objectives; ensures staff adhere to established policies and procedures to remain in compliance with local, state and federal regulations.

·         Develops, evaluates, recommends, and implements goals, objectives, policies and procedures to assure compliance with all laws, policies, and regulations; evaluates and analyzes issues and recommends and implements solutions to meet the needs of the community and assure effective and efficient operations.

·         Develops, manages and monitors financial activities of assigned budgets to ensure compliance and meet performance targets; prepares special and recurring reports; analyzes future needs and forecasts resource requirements to direct, coordinate, and implement various projects and programs.

·         Maintains expertise in library sciences and/or management and monitors trends in library practices to recommend operational and policy improvements; monitors operations and evaluates programs, services, and activities to assure they are meeting the needs of customers, and to identify and resolve issues.

·         Represents the Library to internal and external customers, including elected officials, groups, and agencies; explains and interprets programs, policies, and activities and negotiates and resolves sensitive and significant issues within the scope of authority; coordinates services and programs with various regional organizations, community groups, and agencies; develops recommendations, summarizes issues, and makes presentations to various councils, boards, groups, and agencies to promote strategic initiatives and meet established objectives.

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Job Opening: Learning Services Librarian – University of New Mexico

| May 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

The University of New Mexico College of University Libraries and Learning Sciences (UL&LS) seeks a Learning Services Librarian to support a dynamic library  system with a strong outreach and instruction program. This is a full-time, 12-month tenure track faculty position with the rank of Assistant Professor and offers a negotiable annual salary based on qualifications and includes full benefits.

Deadline: The search will remain open until the position is filled. For best consideration, complete applications must be received through the UNMJobs website no later than June 19, 2017.

To Apply: Applicants must apply online. Visit the UNMJobs website at http://unmjobs.unm.edu/ Search for requisition number req842.

Click on job link: https://unm.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=842

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Volunteer Opportunity: Wheels Museum

| May 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Wheels Museum Development Office is seeking volunteers with library, clerical, and related skills. We are located on the old stream locomotive repair facility at 1100 2nd St. SW in Albuquerque and are a 501(c)3 organization. We are a developing a museum about the transportation history of the west.  If interested, please call Leba Freed at 505-243-6269 for more information.

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Job Opening: Instruction and Reference Librarian – Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, New Mexico

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments


Reporting to the Library Director, the Instruction and Reference Librarian provides a wide range of library services for students, faculty, and staff. Responsibilities include providing information literacy, reference services, overseeing patron workstations, engaging in collection development, and supporting IAIA’s mission, vision, and core values.


For the full job description visit: 

https://iaia.edu/download/ 47327/


To apply visit:

https://iaia.edu/about/ employment/

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