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Technical Services Coordinator - extended

Posted by: Lace Keaton

Posted date: 2017-Aug-30

Location: Newton County Library System

As a key member of the administrative team, the Technical Services Coordinator reports to the Library Director and provides copy and original cataloging and classification for all subject areas and materials formats added to the library system collections. The Technical Services Coordinator must have a high degree of independent judgment, initiative and ability to work within a framework of established policies of a consortium database.

The ideal candidate must be detail oriented and comfortable working in a changing, automated environment as well as strong written and oral communication skills.

This position will be responsible for supervising 2 technical services staff and assisting with collection maintenance for all 3 library system locations.

Limited public service duties and weekend & evening work may be required as needed.
Job Title Technical Services Coordinator - extended
Start Date November 1 2017
Library/Institution Name Newton County Library System
Salary $46,586.25 - $50,000
Certification Required? Yes
City Covington
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Public
Qualifications This position requires a Masters degree in Library/ Information Science from an ALA accredited university and a current Librarians Professional Graduate Certification from the Georgia Certification Board, minimum 2-5 years of relevant supervisory and cataloging experience; thorough knowledge of RDA, AACR2, DDC, LCSH and USMARC; knowledge of OCLC, and PINES/EVERGREEN integrated library software. Knowledge of Interlibrary loan and current professional collection management policies and practices. Previous experience in copy cataloging preferred. Must also have a current valid Georgia Drivers License.

A strong benefits package is available with State Health benefit plan and Teachers Retirement participation.
Application Instructions A full job description with necessary qualifications is available on our web site at

Resumes will be accepted as a supplement to an application- however a complete application is required for consideration.
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Special Notes NCLS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free, Smoke-Free work place.
All successful applicants must pass a drug test and a criminal background check.

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