Position Announcement

Stacey Pearson (SPEARSON@everest.acpl.lib.in.us)
Mon, 22 Sep 1997 12:40:28 EST

September 8, 1997


Librarian II (full-time)
Art, Music & Audio-Visual Services
Allen County Public Library

RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide reference assistance to patrons and
participates in collection development of fine arts areas.
Supervises the department during scheduled evening or weekend hours
when the manager and assistant manager are absent. Represents the
library and the community in a leadership role for the arts.
Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills. Participates in the
planning, development, presentation and evaluation of library
services to the community.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: ALA/MLS degree and one year of professional
library experience. Undergraduate degree with major in art
preferred. Excellent organizational skills are necessary. Strong
interpersonal communication skills and a commitment to providing
information in the context of pro-active library service. Ability to
work cooperatively and positively with a wide variety of patrons and
co-workers. Ability to work a variety of day, evening and weekend
hours. Friendliness, enthusiasm, energy, initiative,
resourcefulness, tact, good judgment and a sense of humor are

COMPENSATION: Range minimum is $26,790 for 1997. Library-paid
single membership HMO program, dental insurance, term life insurance
and long-term disability plan. Cumulative sick leave. Library-paid
retirement fund. Four weeks vacation. Personal business leave.
Deferred compensation plan. Federal credit union. Free parking.
Employee assistance program. Relocation allowance. Optional term
life accident/sickness/disability insurance.

APPLICATION: Letter of qualifications, resume, and the names of
three professional references to Human Resources, 900 Webster Street,
Fort Wayne, IN 46802, or e-mail to cholly@acpl.lib.in.us. Further
information about our library available at www.acpl.lib.in.us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Marianne H. Vandenbergen
Human Resources
Allen County Public Library
900 Webster Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(219) 421-1230