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Public Services Development Librarian

Closes on Thursday, January 04, 2018
New Brunswick Public Library
Fredericton, NB
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NEW BRUNSWICK PUBLIC LIBRARY SERVICE

PUBLIC SERVICES DEVELOPMENT LIBRARIAN

Casual Opportunity (up to 1 year to cover a maternity leave)

Bilingual, Full-time Fredericton

The New Brunswick Public Library Service (NBPLS) is searching for a creative and dynamic
individual with demonstrated enthusiasm towards the mission of public libraries for the casual
opportunity of Public Services Development Librarian at the Provincial Office in Fredericton.

 

As a member of the provincial office team, the successful candidate will report to the Head of
Public Services Development. The successful candidate will be responsible for the development,
coordination and evaluation of provincial scale programs and services.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the development, marketing and evaluation
of provincial programs and services; leading provincial committees and coordinating their work;
managing the development of provincial promotional campaigns and associated materials in print and
electronic format; participating in identifying training needs, developing training materials and
delivering training; participating in developing, implementing and coordinating online programs and
services; identifying funding opportunities and preparing grant applications; conducting research
and preparing reports; participating in various committees; promoting the public library system by
engaging in public and media relations; participating in strategic and operational planning;
developing relationships with provincial partners; making presentations; overseeing and managing
special projects; and assuming other duties as assigned.

Candidates should possess a Master’s degree in Library and/or Information Studies from an ALA
accredited program Experience working with MS Office software is required. Graphic design skills
and knowledge of HTML are considered an asset.

 

Written and spoken competence in English and French is required. Please state your language
capability.

Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration.
Please ensure that preferred language for assessment is identified on your resume.

The successful candidate will possess leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills. A
demonstrated sense of organization as well as a strong aptitude for public service, research,
problem solving, analysis and teamwork is necessary. This opportunity requires travel.

 

Please submit your application (letter and up to date curriculum vitae) and certificate confirming
completion of the level of education required (copy) by e-mail, mail or fax to the attention of the
Financial Officer at the address indicated below.

 

The deadline for applications is: January 4, 2018.

We thank all those who apply however only those selected for further consideration will be
contacted.
We promote a scent-reduced environment. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Postal Address:
Financial Officer
New Brunswick Public Library Service 570 Two Nations Crossing, Suite 2 Fredericton, N.B. E3A 0X9
Email: nbpls-sbpnb@gnb.ca Fax: (506) 444-4064

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