Skip to content

Jobs at UB

Click here to view a list of current vacancies.

Integrated Digital Services Librarian

Langsdale Library

Vacancy Number 300429

Position Type: Faculty position with benefits package
Opens: 06/20/14     Closes: Open Until Filled

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications

Position is open until filled.  Apply by August 14, 2014 for priority consideration.  Applications received by our previous July 10 priority consideration date are being reviewed and do not need to be resubmitted.

This Librarian I position in Integrated Digital Services is ideal for someone new or relatively new in the field and passionate about innovating with technology and working collaboratively with other library staff.  Reporting to the Head of Integrated Digital Services, the Integrated Digital Services Librarian maintains and supports Langsdale and USM library systems, hardware and software. She/he will participate in collaborative design and development of new library technology services. The successful candidate will also work on USM library initiatives such as the implementation of the next-generation consortia integrated library system, discovery services and other new technologies.


Required Education and Experience
Education:
MLS from ALA-accredited library school or equivalent degree


Preferred Education and Experience
Education:
MLS from ALA-accredited library school or equivalent degree, focused on library systems and/or digital services

Experience:
1-3 years experience in academic library.
1-2 years supporting IT systems in an academic setting.


Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to provide technical support in the use of hardware and software, in both the Windows and OSX environments.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with integrated library systems.
  • Demonstrated expertise in the use of new technologies in the library setting with the ability to acquire new skills and resolve problems quickly.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to work with others in a cooperative manner within a team environment and with those of varying degrees of technological aptitude.
  • Web programming skills (such as JavaScript, ColdFusion, HTML, CSS).
  • Familiarity with the principles of web site design and maintenance.
  • Effective communication, interpersonal, organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills with a commitment to customer service.
  • Commitment to continuing professional development and participation in professional activities.

We appreciate your interest in the Integrated Digital Services Librarian recruitment. Please review the information below before you visit http://www.ubalt.edu/candidate_gateway/erecruit.html to apply.

We need to receive your electronic application in our system by the vacancy closing date in order to consider you for the vacancy.  Information follows about submitting the electronic application and attaching your cover letter and resume. 

Applicant Instructions: Using Candidate Gateway to View and Apply for UB Vacancies

The Candidate Gateway system serves as your connection to the University of Baltimore’s job application process. It is a free, safe and secure way for you to apply for the job you want, and it allows the Office of Human Resources to maintain accurate records. Your use of the system does not require you to surrender any of your rights to privacy or confidentiality during the application process. Only qualified members of UB’s Human Resources team and members of the relevant search committee can access your application information. The search committee will not have access to any information you provide to HR for affirmative action reporting purposes.

Please read and print the information below before you apply, and refer to it as you enter your application.

NAVIGATION

A - COVER LETTER AND RESUME ATTACHMENT AND UPLOAD

Before you apply:

Save a single PDF or Word file with your cover letter, resume, and any additional information you would like to have considered.

When you apply:

•In Candidate Gateway: Click “Browse” to access the Word or PDF document you saved with all of your documents.
•Then, click “Upload” to attach it.
•Click “Continue” to continue the application process.

B - ENTER THIS DATA ON THE FOLLOWING PAGES:

How did you find out about us/how did you find out about the job?

•After you enter this information, click “Save,” then click “Next.”

4. Online Questionnaire/Application Questionnaire: Answer the questions requiring a yes or no response. After you answer them, click “Submit.” This leads you to the Submit Online Application page.

C – SUBMIT ONLINE APPLICATION

To apply for your selected job: When you reach the “Submit Online Application” page shown below, you must click “I agree to these terms” and then click the “Submit” button at the end of the screen. After you click “Submit,” then you will see this information at the top of your screen:

My Applications
Thank you for your interest in employment at the University of Baltimore. HR will process your application documents for the search committee’s consideration.
Note: This screen will also show additional information about the selection process and Office of Human Resources contact information.

Questions/Help
If you have trouble viewing our job postings or applying for the vacancy, contact pmason@ubalt.edu for assistance.

TO APPLY:

External applicants: Review the vacancy announcement at http://www.ubalt.edu/candidate_gateway/erecruit.html and click the external applicant link to apply.

Internal applicants (students taking classes at UB and current employees) with login and password for MyUB: use the internal applicant link, log into My UB, then click the “View or Apply for Job Positions” link on the left.

UB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA Compliant Employer & Title IX Institution.

http://www.ubalt.edu/hr

  • Never use the Internet Explorer “Back” and “Forward” arrows to navigate. You will lose the information you have submitted.
  • To navigate between pages, use the “Next,” “Previous,” and “Return to Previous Page” buttons.
  • Use the “Save” button to save your information so you can return to it later and complete your application. Using “Save” does not complete the process to apply for a job opening.