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CUNY Reference Librarian (Admin Non-Teaching Adjunct, Level 1) in Bronx, New York

Job Title: Reference Librarian (Admin Non-Teaching Adjunct, Level 1)

Job ID: 22228

Location: Hostos Community College

Full/Part Time: Part-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

GENERAL DUTIES

Completes non-teaching projects or complex work in support of a Campus or University administrative or academic department. This work is generally of a temporary nature and requires specialized experience or expertise.

CONTRACT TITLE

Non-Teaching Adjunct

FLSA

Non-exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION

The Library at Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College is seeking a part-time Reference Librarian (Non-teaching Adjunct) who will contribute expertise to help the Library serve students and faculty who need assistance. This individual will work approximately 12 hours/week and report to the Chief Librarian and perform the following, but not limited to, duties:

  • Provide Reference and instructional services, virtually and in person

  • Record and maintain reference user data

  • Monitor workstations in the Reference area to enforce access policies

  • Report IT problems or non-function machines or services to Head of Reference

  • Provide point-of-use instructional guidance and support on the use of all library resources and services

  • Open and close the library according to library procedures

  • Create and maintain instructional materials and digital learning objects

  • Assume other professional duties and responsibilities as assigned

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree required.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

The following qualifications are preferred:

  • Master's in Library Science (MLS), Master's in Library Information Studies (MLIS), or closely related discipline from an ALA-accredited institution, or current enrollment in a program awarding such degree is strongly preferred.

  • Knowledge of current library information services and resources, emerging electronic information services and technologies, and their applications to academic libraries

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) skills

  • Experience with computer applications in libraries

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work well independently and with others

  • Ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience, work creatively, collaboratively, and effectively as a team member, and establish cooperative working relationships with colleagues

COMPENSATION

$44.69/hr; Up to 225 hours per semester.

BENEFITS

CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants must apply online by accessing the CUNY website at www.cuny.edu and navigate to the following links: "Employment" and "Search Job Postings"

Please attach resume, cover letter, and three professional references.

CLOSING DATE

Open until filled with review of applications to begin February 23, 2021.

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

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