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or when announcements expire.
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Following are the latest Oklahoma library positions that we are aware
Mabel C. Fry Public Library, Yukon
While all staff is responsible for circulation, reference, and reader's advisory duties, the specialty
for this full-time position is planning, promoting and implementing programs for youth in rades 6-12. Hours are varied but require the employee to work one evening per week until 9:00 pm and one Saturday a month.
Applications will be accepted until 3/14.
For More Information (pdf) • Job Application (pdf)
Digital Resources/Metadata Librarian
Northwestern Oklahoma State University
12-month, faculty position.
For more information, contact Susan Jeffries or check out the job posting here.
Director of Libraries
Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford and Sayre
Rank and salary dependent upon qualifications, 11-month contract.
Successful candidate will oversee library operations on the Weatherford and Sayre Campuses.
MLS from ALA accredited institution required, doctoral degree preferred; minimum six (6) years academic library experience; management and leadership experience in increasingly responsible roles; an understanding of the transformative role of technology in libraries; planning and facility management experience; commitment to the professional development of librarians and staff; demonstrated record of excellent working relationships with library employees, higher education administrators, faculty, staff, students, and community leaders; strong record of scholarly and professional achievement appropriate for university faculty; and a clearly articulated vision for the future of academic libraries.
Review of applications will begin March 3, 2014 and continue until position is filled.
Submit cover letter (referencing Position 14-A011), curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts and the names and contact information of three references to:
Human Resources, SWOSU,
100 Campus Drive, Weatherford, OK 73096
or email application materials to jobs@sw osu.edu.
For additional information see pdf job description or visit www.swosu.edu.
Salpulpa Public Library
This will be a part time position, 20 hours per week, which may include evenings and weekends.
- Conduct research into genealogical background of individuals and families
- Must demonstrate ability to work independently
- Assist the public, always in a courteouse and friendly manner
- Must have computer and data entry skills
- Must be cooperative when dealing with the public, supervisors and fellow
- Must be available to work some weekends and evenings
- Basic office skills are required such as; operating the fax, copy machine,
answering phones, filing and assisting other departments as needed
- Assist library patrons in finding materials, answering questions, and providing
Sapulpa Public Library
29 West Dewey
Sapulpa, OK 74066
Phone: 918–248–5978 Fax: 918–224–3546
Librarian II - Reference
Muskogee Public Library
40 hrs. per week, includes some evenings and Saturdays.
Successful candidate will provide a high level of customer service to all
Minimum Qualifications—MLS/MLIS or Master's degree in a
related field AND 3 to 5 years of relevant experience. Experience
developing library programs useful. Prefer demonstrated performance in
a management position including supervisory experience and quality
computer skills. Excellent
written and oral communication skills required.
Duties include managing the library building, staff, and collection using professional
principles of the library field. Manager will oversee the successful
long term and daily operation of the reference department. Good opportunity for advancement.
depending on level of experience and library education, starting at
$35,400 plus excellent benefits
Applications are available at the
Muskogee library, any other EODLS library, or here. All applications must be returned to:
Muskogee Public Library, Attn: Reference opening
801 W. Okmulgee, Muskogee, OK 74401
Applications will be accepted until the job is filled.
Coordinator, Library Access Service
Rose State College, Midwest City
Responsible for the administration, coordination and supervision of Library Access Services functions.
For complete job description
Library Branch Manager
Stilwell Public Library, Stilwell
Qualifications—Masters of Library Science preferred, Bachelor's degree required. Public library experience, advanced computer skills and experience developing programs for all library users. Demonstrated performance in a management position and library coursework.
Duties include managing the library building, staff, and collection using professional principles of the library field. Manager will oversee the successful long term and daily operation of the library including awareness and use of the library facility, staff supervision and training, financial transactions and successful development of good relationships with governmental officials, library friends and volunteers.
Salary negotiable depending on level of experience and library education, starting at $38,500 plus excellent benefits.
Applications are available at the Stilwell library or any other Eastern Oklahoma District Library System library, but must be returned to: Eastern OK District Library System, Attn: Stilwell opening, 814 W. Okmulgee, Muskogee, OK 74401. Application and complete job description are available online here.
Applications will be accepted until the job is filled.
Manager of Library Operations II @
Metropolitan Library System /Belle Isle Library, Oklahoma City
Job Summary: Under administrative direction, plans, organizes and manages all operations of a regional (large-sized community) library, including library services, collection management, facility management, staff and volunteer management, budget preparation and oversight, programming, community related activities, and safety. This requires excellent customer service skills, building and maintaining strategic relationships; planning and organizational skills; and the ability to create and maintain a library that is an inviting and innovative link to the world.
Salary & Hours: $65,894.40 annual. Must be available all hours the library is open; must work a minimum of one evening a week and one Saturday or Sunday once a month . This position is overtime exempt.
Benefits: The Metropolitan Library System provides the following benefits to full-time employees.
- Health benefits that include medical, dental, and prescription coverage
- Vision coverage paid in full
- 8 hours of vacation leave per month
- 8 hours of sick leave per month
- 9 paid holidays
- Great retirement plan (Defined Contribution Plan)
- Scholarship reimbursement opportunities
- Life and AD&D Insurance paid in full
- Long Term Care paid in full
- Long Term Disability paid in full
Location: Belle Isle Library, 5501 N. Villa, Oklahoma City, OK.
Qualifications: ALA-accredited Master's Degree in Library and Information Studies (MLIS) or a Master's Degree in Library Science (MLS) is required; and two years of management experience.
For More Information and to Apply
Technical Services Librarian/Instructor
East Central University (ECU), Ada
Duties: Responsible for cataloging, government documents, and systems; shared reference and instruction; faculty liaison and collection development in assigned subject areas; supervises one full-time staff member.
Required Qualifications: ALA accredited MLS; excellent communication skills, strong public service orientation, and technical experience
Preferred Qualifications: previous cataloging, government documents and/or systems experience preferred, particularly with Innovative Interfaces Inc. products.
To Apply: Send a letter of application, resume, three references (with names, addresses, phone numbers), Disclosure Statement, and copies of all graduate and undergraduate transcripts to: Employment Services, East Central University, 1100 E. 14th Street, Ada, OK 74820 or via email to email@example.com. Application review will begin November 27, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. AA/EOE.
Schusterman Library, University of Oklahoma—Tulsa
Minimum qualifications include Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited library school, minimum 5 years professional experience and 2 years in a professional leadership role. A demonstrated record of success in working with students and faculty in a college or university setting, including public services roles, providing instruction and research assistance. A demonstrated record of excellence in communication (oral, written and interpersonal) and professional development (scholarship, publication, service and grants).
Rank/salary range: Non-tenured, minimum rank of Assistant Professor/ $65,000–$75,000.
For additional requirements and application instructions visit jobs.ou.edu (select ‘search listings’ and enter Requisition #18211). • Additional information available at library.tulsa.ou.edu or contact Junie Janzen, Chair, Search Committee. The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Institution.
Assistant Manager of Library Operations
Metropolitan Library System
Southern Oaks Library
Job Summary: Under supervision of the manager of library operations, assists with the planning, organizing and managing operations of a community library; may supervise staff and volunteers
Salary & Hours: Minimum starting salary of $46,800.00 per year. Must be available all hours the library is open including evenings, Saturdays and Sundays. This position is overtime exempt.
Benefits: The Metropolitan Library System provides the following benefits to full-time employees: Health benefits that include medical, dental, and prescription coverage • Vision coverage paid in full • 8 hours of vacation per month • 8 hours of sick per month • 9 paid holidays • Great retirement plan (Defined Contribution Plan) • Scholarship reimbursement opportunities • Life and AD&D Insurance paid in full • Long Term Care paid in full • Long Term Disability paid in full
Location: Edmond Library, 10 S. Boulevard, Edmond, OK Southern Oaks Library, 6900 S. Walker, Oklahoma City, OK
Qualifications: ALA-accredited Master's Degree in Library and Information Studies (MLIS) or a Master's Degree in Library Science (MLS) required; and at least one year of management experience is preferred. Please attach your resume and a cover letter to be considered for this position.
For More Information or to apply
Southern Oaks Library
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
Associate Dean for Library Operations
The Associate Dean for Library Operations exercises direct administrative leadership for Access Services, Acquisitions, Cataloging, Digital Library Services, Facilities & Security, and Library Systems, and will lead efforts to transform work processes to focus on electronic formats, outsourcing, collaboration, and service.
Associate Dean for Research and Learning Services
The Associate Dean for Research and Learning Services exercises direct administrative leadership for graduate and undergraduate library services, reference and information services, liaison efforts with teaching and research faculty, and assessment of library services and will lead efforts to institute new models for reference assistance and liaison activities.
Associate Dean for Special Collections
The Associate Dean for Special Collections exercises direct administrative leadership for the library’s unique and special collections including Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University materials, the Oklahoma Oral History Research Program, university archives, federal and state government document materials, and the Architecture, Curriculum Materials, and Veterinary Medicine Libraries. This person will lead efforts to incorporate these collections into the study, teaching, and research efforts of faculty and students.
In the Tulsa area, the Tulsa City-County Library (TCCL)
usually has a few job openings. Check for those announcements.
In the local Oklahoma City area, The Metropolitan Library
System of Oklahoma County usually has a few Job openings—find
out more about these opportunities.
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