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Employment Opportunity: Library Info Specialist 2 UNM Zimmerman

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Posting Details
Posting Number: 0836640
Position Title: Library Info Specialist 2
Position Type: Staff
Appointment Type: Staff- On-Call
Department University Libraries
Salary Grade 09
Salary: $12.38 – $15.00 (HRLY)
Work Location: UNM Main Campus (Abq)
Position Summary: Zimmerman Library has one to three positions open for a Library Information Specialist 2. This person will perform an integrated range of tasks and/or services. He/she will provides technical support and assistance in the performance and coordination of routine and moderately complex library duties in access services; monitors daily operations. Also, he/she will coordinate and prioritize work of lower level staff and/or students.

Duties include:

·  Monitor and provide access services, including circulation, reserves, and stacks maintenance in Zimmerman Library

·  Provide reference and information services to students, staff, faculty and the public, both in person at designated service desks, and via phone, chat, and email, making referrals as appropriate.

·  Perform routine to moderately complex tasks, utilizing databases, integrate library systems, and other technologies

·  Monitor and perform daily operations

·  Share in guiding and supporting the work of student employees.

·  Assist staff and librarians with other job-related duties and projects as assigned.

Assignment Details:

·  Mostly weekend and evening shifts

·  Parking Arrangements: Responsibility of the selected candidate

This is an on-call position and is not benefits eligible.

Minimum Qualifications: Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Bachelor’s degree; at least 1 year of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.


Successful completion of at least 60 college-level credit hours; at least 3 years of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Preferred Qualifications: ·  Experience with customer service in libraries, including reference and circulation services delivered in person, by phone, e-mail, chat, text and other emerging technologies

·  Knowledge of library access services principles, practices, and terminology

·  Skill in the use of computers with a Windows-based operating environment

·  Skill in the use of library resources, such as databases and integrated library systems

Posting Date: 11/07/2016
For Best Consideration: 11/11/2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Application type required for this position: Staff/UNMTemps Employment Application
Additional requirements for this position:
Required Applicant Documents: Resume
Cover Letter
Optional Applicant Documents:
Special Instructions to Applicants: Official transcripts, High School diploma or GED certificate will be required for hire. Please see minimum qualifications for specifics.

Please provide a minimum of three current or former supervisory references.

Please include how you meet the preferred qualifications in your cover letter.

Posting Type: Competitive
Posting Department Website:
Institutional Commitment: The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt


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