Library Specialist

Northeastern Illinois University - Chicago, IL4.2

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Position:
Library Specialist
Library - University Archives

Qualifications:
High school graduation or equivalent
Two years of work experience in a library or equivalent setting performing duties comparable of a lower level OR
Bachelor Degree (120 semester credit hours) equals two years (24 months) for college course work in any field OR
Any combination of education and experience that totals two years
(Each position requires a background check.)

Departmental Preferences:
Experience with archival collections
Experience in working with government publications
Experience in training students and coordinating work schedules
Knowledge of work processing and database systems
Ability to learn computer software program related to digital collection management
Ability to work simultaneously on multiple projects
Must be able to lift boxes that weigh up to 40 pounds

Salary:
$15.70 per hour

Hours:
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
(Hours may vary depending on departmental needs and may include weekends)

Appointment:
100%

Responsibilities:
Under the direction of the Coordinator of the University Archives, the Library Specialist is responsible for assessing, processing, classifying, preserving, digitizing materials designated for archiving, and provides reference and retrieval of archived materials in accordance with national standards and library polices.

To apply:
In order to be considered for employment by Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU), you must submit the following:

Employment Application (Original initials and original signatures are required for each position applied. Electronic initials and electronic signatures are not acceptable.)
Statement of Annuitant Status (Original signatures are required for each position applied. Electronic signatures are not acceptable.)
Cover letter
Resume
Official transcript(s)
You can obtain an Employment Application and Statement of Annuitant Status form in the Office of Human Resources, Bernard Office Building (BOB), 5555 N. Bernard, Chicago, IL 60625, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. You may also download and print a copy of the Employment Application and Statement of Annuitant Status Form. You must complete, sign and date the application and annuitant form and submit them along with official transcripts, resume and cover letter to the Office of Human Resources by the application deadline. A new application and annuitant form are required for each position applied.

If you have any questions, please call the Office of Human Resources at 773-442-5200, or email us at CS-Employment@neiu.edu. Please visit the State Universities Civil Service System website at http://www.sucss.illinois.gov/updates.aspx for general information. NEIU Employment Services reserves the right not to consider any application on the basis of incomplete information/documents, delay in submission, and disqualifications under the rules of State Universities Civil Service System. Employment Services, however, assures that your application will be duly reviewed on the basis of the classification(s) in which you qualify and, accordingly, will inform you of their decision.

Application Deadline:
A current application, statement of annuitant status form, official transcript(s), resume and cover letter must be submitted by the close of business 6/28/19.

NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER AND INVITES APPLICATIONS FROM WOMEN, MINORITIES, VETERANS AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, AS WELL AS OTHER QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS. NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY'S POSITIONS ARE CONTINGENT UPON THE UNIVERSITY'S RECEIPT OF ITS STATE OF ILLINOIS APPROPRIATION.

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