Hello APLA_L readers:

I am posting (below) a job ad that will be running in our local PEI papers this Saturday.  If you have any further questions about the position, please feel free to contact me at:

Brenda Brady, College Librarian
Holland College
140 Weymouth St.
Charlottetown, PEI
C1A 4Z1
voice: (902)566-9558
fax: (902) 566-9522
email: [log in to unmask]

Employment Opportunity
Holland College invites applications for a Library Technician IV for a term position (November - 2002 - May 2, 2003) at our Aerospace and Industrial Technology Centre in Slemon Park, Summerside.

Reporting to the College Librarian, you will be responsible to maintain a comfortable and functional facility for study and library research for students and staff.   More specifically you will manage the day to day operation of the Resource Centre by implementing College library system policies and procedures; providing research assistance, reference services and information seeking techniques; using integrated library software, monitoring all resource inventory and providing reports; selecting, scanning and distributing current awareness information and performing general office duties such as keyboarding, filing, record keeping, circulating and shelving materials, and sending out overdue notices.

Qualifications: You are a graduate from a university or community college diploma program in a related field, have a minium of two years related experience and possess information literacy skills, including knowledge and use of the internet as a research tool, office software and integrated library systems.  Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communications skills and as well as the ability to work independently and be part of a team are also required.  Instructional or help-desk experience would be an asset.

APPLICATION REVIEW DATE:   Monday, November 18, 2002

Apply to the Human Resources Office (Quoting Competition #02-31E) or fax us at 566-9608.  Please include a resume of education, work experience and the names of three references.  For further information, contact the Human Resources Office at Ext. 680.

Only those selected for the next step in the selection process will be contacted.

Human Resources
140 Weymouth Street
Charlottetown, PE
C1A 4Z1
Tel:    (902) 566-9680
Fax:    (902) 566-9608
email: [log in to unmask]