Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
1515 SW 10th Avenue
The Technical Services Supervisor reports to the Public Services Manager. The essential job functions include: plan and implement the allocation of material selection funds based on collection development plan, evaluation of collections and recommended goals. Analyze collections and supervise the development and maintenance of library collections. Ensure that all collection additions and deletions are handled appropriately concerning the holdings database. Manage and supervise daily operations and assist with tasks as needed, complete staff evaluations in a timely manner, implement policies and procedures, assist the Division Manager to prepare and submit unit budgets and reports and assist the Division Manager with hiring, evaluating, training and scheduling staff and volunteers.
This position requires a Masters of Library Science degree from an ALA accredited university, one year of supervisory/management experience, three years progressively responsible experience working with materials selection and development in public libraries and knowledge of collection development principles and practices. Desired qualifications include: knowledge and/or experience with reference sources and periodicals and knowledge of readers advisory and reference techniques.
Application and more specific job information is available at web site: http://www.tscpl.org/jobs.asp Please submit an application with resume and a list of three professional references to Human Resources, Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 SW 10th, Topeka, KS 66604-1374. 1-785-580-4492 EOE Applications accepted through July 2, 2004. A pre-and/or post-employment drug screen, a criminal history record check, and a physical capacity test are required as a condition of employment.