Bridgeport Public Library, Bridgeport, CT
Job posted to this site on October 21st at 4:08pm
Application Deadline: October 31st 2022
Librarian I, Full Time (40 hrs. per week) - The Bridgeport Public Library in Bridgeport, CT is seeking to fill a full time Librarian l position. Successful candidate is energetic, creative, team-oriented, and knowledgeable with respect to adult, YA and children’s literature, familiar with computers, online databases, 3D printing, social media and desirous of working in a very diverse urban environment. Good oral and written communication skills are essential.
Duties include, but are not limited to creating library programs; instructing library patrons in information gathering, research skills and digital literacy skills. Candidates must be available to work nights and weekends, and be able to bend and lift at least 25 pounds.
Familiarity with web page design (WordPress), audio visual equipment, gaming equipment, and the ability to speak additional languages (especially Spanish) are highly desirable skills.
EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS: * Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited program required. * One or more years of professional experience in a library setting a plus but recent library school graduates are encouraged to apply.
Summary of Benefits: Health, limited Dental & Vision, Life Insurance, 13 paid holidays, up to 4 weeks vacation, 3 Personal and 10 sick days per fiscal year, optional Deferred Compensation Plan, and a City Credit Union. This position is a member of the Bridgeport City Supervisors Association (Union) after successful completion of a 6-month probationary period.
Starting Salary $63.434
To apply: Please send resume, cover letter and professional references to Assistant City Librarian John Soltis: email@example.com by 5:00 pm Monday, October 31.
The Bridgeport Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity at all levels of the workforce. EOE/AA
Location2536, East Main Street, East Main Street Historic District, East Bridgeport, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, 06610, United States
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