|University of Toronto Libraries|
|Supervisor, User Services|
|Full Time (Permanent)|
|Pay Scale Group & Hiring Zone: PM 1 — Hiring Zone: $67,046 – $78,220 — Broadband Salary Range: $67,046 – $111,741|
|Supervisor, User Services
Date Posted: 06/21/2022 Req ID: 25216 Faculty/Division: Library Department: User Services Campus: St. George (Downtown Toronto) Description:
The University of Toronto Libraries system is the largest academic library in Canada and is consistently ranked in the top ten among academic research libraries in North America. The system consists of 42 libraries located on three university campuses: St. George, Mississauga, and Scarborough. This array of college libraries, special collections, and specialized libraries and information centres supports the teaching and research requirements of over 300 graduate programs, more than 70 professional programs, and about 700 undergraduate degree programs. In addition to more than 15 million volumes in 341 languages, the library system currently provides access to millions of electronic resources in various forms and over 31,000 linear metres of archival material. More than 150,000 new print volumes are acquired each year. The Libraries’ data centre houses more than 500 servers with a storage capacity of 1.5 petabytes.Your Opportunity: Reporting to the Information Services Manager, the Supervisor, User Services is responsible for supervising the operation and delivery of library services, including hiring, training, and scheduling staff, maintaining library equipment and supplies, and monitoring library operations at its access and information services areas to ensure adherence to University of Toronto Libraries policies and procedures.
Minimum Qualifications:EDUCATION: Undergraduate degree or an equivalent combination of education or experience. EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 3 years of experience supervising staff in a library environment. Knowledge of the UTL system and the integrated library software, including the online catalogue is preferred.
SKILLS:Intermediate working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of software Effective problem solving Independent decision-making and good judgment Demonstrated oral and written communication skills OTHER: Excellent interpersonal and team skills, demonstrated professionalism, good judgment, and discretion. Excellent communication skills Ability to manage conflicting priorities and deadlines Demonstrated commitment to the values of inclusivity, diversity, anti-racism, equity and accessibility. NOTE: Occasional weekend and evening shifts on rotation Closing Date: 07/08/2022, 11:59PM ET Employee Group: Salaried Appointment Type: Budget – Continuing Schedule: Full-Time Pay Scale Group & Hiring Zone: PM 1 — Hiring Zone: $67,046 – $78,220 — Broadband Salary Range: $67,046 – $111,741 Job Category: Library Services All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Diversity Statement The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2S+ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. As part of your application, you will be asked to complete a brief Diversity Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information directly related to you is confidential and cannot be accessed by search committees or human resources staff. Results will be aggregated for institutional planning purposes. For more information, please see http://uoft.me/UP. Accessibility Statement The University strives to be an equitable and inclusive community, and proactively seeks to increase diversity among its community members. Our values regarding equity and diversity are linked with our unwavering commitment to excellence in the pursuit of our academic mission. The University is committed to the principles of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). As such, we strive to make our recruitment, assessment and selection processes as accessible as possible and provide accommodations as required for applicants with disabilities. If you require any accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Supervisor, User Services