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Please note that these postings are taken from other locations; always follow application directions from the original job posting.


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Hinton Municipal Library is seeking an experienced library technician, please see the attached for more information. ... See MoreSee Less

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Just a question regarding this years conference? The registration form seems to be up, but all the sessions are last years. I'm guessing it is still a work in progress? I just want to be able to apply for funding soon. ... See MoreSee Less

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Hey library folks! We know that you are involved with many amazing projects, creative programs and developing fun, innovative ways to do work in libraries across Alberta. The AALT board would love to hear about what you are doing. Send us a quick write up (pictures too please!) of work that is inspiring you in your library and we will feature you in the AALT Technician Journal. Please send your submissions to ... See MoreSee Less

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University College of the North (UCN) in Thompson, Manitoba is looking for a Full-Time Library Technician 2. Please see the attached PDF for more information. ... See MoreSee Less

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St. Albert Public Library is looking for Summer Reading Programmers.

May 1 to Aug 24 (and Jun 11 to Aug 24)
35 hours/week. $17.78/hour.
The job involves creating and promoting the Library's reading program, supervising and mentoring children, and presenting programs for 6-12 year olds and pre-schoolers.

Resumes & cover letters to
or by mail to:
Ashley King
Children's Services Coordinator
St. Albert Public Library
5 St. Anne Street
St. Albert AB T8N 3Z9
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Drayton Valley Municipal Library: Library Technician/Cataloguer

(link on their website goes to 404, please see description below)

Drayton Valley Libraries is seeking a full-time Library Technician for the position of Librarian Assistant/ Cataloguer who is willing to relocate to the Drayton Valley area.

Position Summary:
This position performs a variety of clerical and technical duties. The Librarian Assistant/ Cataloguer shares responsibility of material selection with the Manager.

Assignments typically involve processing, preparing, introducing and maintaining materials for general circulation. Also provides support to Manager and may assume some of the responsibilities to maintain daily operation of the library in the absence of the Manager and Director.

As a senior member of the Library staff the Librarian Assistant/ Cataloguer is required to keep abreast of Library activities and priorities.

路 Applicants must have completed an Information Management or Library Technician program from a recognized institution. R茅sum茅s will be accepted from applicants who are within 3 months of completing the program.
路 Previous cataloguing experience is an asset.
路 Sound basic knowledge of library procedures, readers' advisory and reference services is an asset.
路 Good interpersonal communication skills including ability to contribute positively and work effectively within a team environment.
路 Ability to assume varying degrees of responsibility as a member of the senior supervisory team along with the Director and Manager.
路 Sound skills in business office procedures, including accurate typing and filing and ability to perform duties with minimal supervision.
路 Experience in the use of Microsoft Office programs, web-based services and other applications.
路 Physical requirements of the Librarian Assistant/ Cataloguer position include frequent standing, walking, and bending; lifting library materials, reaching to place materials on carts or shelves, and pushing and pulling book carts.
路 Comfortable with facilitating customer programs using new technologies.
路 Practiced use of technology, devices, information resources (print and electronic) and in the use of various service applications and web based platforms to assist customers and co-workers.
路 Effective and creative problem solving and trouble shooting skills.

Wages & Benefits:
Wage is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position includes an excellent benefits package.

Application Submissions:
Interested candidates are asked to submit a resume and cover letter to:

Douglas Whistance-Smith
Director, Drayton Valley Libraries
Box 6240
Drayton Valley, AB. T7A 1R7

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 pm on March 23rd, 2018. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
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