Job Title: Archives Arrangement and Description Librarian
Employee Group: McMaster University Academic Librarians Association
Schedule: 35hrs per week
Education Level: Master's Degree
Career Level: Level I
McMaster University Library is seeking a creative and collegial professional to join the William Ready Division of Archives and Research Collections. The successful candidate will be responsible for a full range of archival activities and provision of access to archival and special collections in the William Ready Division of Archives and Research Collections. The incumbent will appraise, arrange, and describe archives, support online delivery of archival descriptions, and participate in the Division’s instruction and outreach activities. This position will also assist in the management of the Division’s collections and provide research help in the Division’s reading room.
The successful candidate will:
This is a full time, continuous appointment reporting to the Associate University Librarian, Collections. Normally scheduled weekly hours will be Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm (35 hours/week).
The successful candidate must have the following:
Preferred qualifications include:
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
It is anticipated that the appointment will be made at the rank of Librarian I, with an annual salary range of $56,942.00 - $82,044.00. This position is included in the McMaster University Academic Librarians’ Association bargaining unit. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position includes a competitive and comprehensive benefit package. The full Position Responsibility Statement is available from the Library Human Resources Office. Further information about the University Library is available at http://library.mcmaster.ca.
McMaster University Library expects librarians to be active and engaged with the broader library and research community through both professional service and professional or scholarly activity as defined in Article 3 of the MUALA Collective Agreement.
Qualified persons who wish to be considered for this opportunity should submit their curriculum vitae with a covering letter. The estimated start date for this position is April 2, 2018.
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