40Hr. Collection Development Librarian

 
Job Description Summary
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The Collection Development Librarian understands and follows the mission and values of the Library. Responsible for developing, managing and evaluating a balanced Library collection through prudent acquisition of materials within the budget. Keeps abreast of library user changing demands and works with other librarians and staff in assessing Library's material needs. Collaborates with other staff members as needed and assists in creating a positive environment.
 
Location
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Critical Skills
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  • Knowledge and experience in selection and collection management for all formats of materials
  • Experience in children’s materials selection preferred
  • Positive attitude and ability to work collaboratively with staff and vendors
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Willingness to embrace NPL values: innovation, service, excellence and adaptability
Work Schedule:*
Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm

* Work schedule may change
Benefits
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  • Annual Vacation Accrual: 2 weeks per year
  • Holidays: 7 days per year
  • Annual Sick Accrual: 12 days per year
  • Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
  • Health Benefits available for 30+ Hour Positions
Application Deadline
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Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.