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Hello all: Below is a job ad -- with apologies for any cross-posting -- for a Systems Librarian position [term replacement] at the Robertson Library UPEI. ***************************************************************************** 0100,0100,0100{ SEQ CHAPTER \h \r 1}Robertson Library Systems Librarian Term Replacement The University of Prince Edward Island, Robertson Library is seeking applications for a Systems Librarian for one year term. The successful candidate will be responsible for post-implementation and ongoing management, development, and operation of UPEI's recently migrated SIRSI integrated library system. This person will: prepare for and upgrade to new versions of the SIRSI Unicorn system provide appropriate staff training, consultation, and documentation provide overall system direction for the Library in the upcoming year in consultation with colleagues and University Librarian initiate and follow-up troubleshooting/developmental queries with SIRSI organize meetings when/where appropriate with library staff and campus personnel to implement, correct, or improve library system services sit on the Library's internal web development team to provide direction and input perform troubleshooting on computer/system/server problems as they arise coordinate ordering of computer and computer peripherals in the Library provide specialized ILS reports, as needed work in cooperation with Computer Services and other groups, where appropriate In addition to the primary area of responsibility noted above, there may be Atlantic Region academic initiatives (such as the Atlantic Scholarly Information Network portal) which will need to be evaluated and/or implemented during this upcoming year. This position would be directly involved with such processes for the Robertson Library. QUALIFICATIONS: An ALA accredited Masters Degree in Library Science REQUIREMENTS: demonstrated experience managing/implementing an integrated library system such as SIRSI experience working in a client/server environment and with PCs running Windows 98 and XP ability to work within a team environment and handle divergent perspectives a flexible, curious, and creative focus demonstrated instructional skills excellent verbal and written communication and organizational skills ASSETS: knowledge of and experience with HTML and web page development experience working within an academic environment TERM: One Year Term appointment : Starting August, 2004 with the possibility of an extension RANK: Librarian II or III SALARY: Commensurate with Education and Experience (pending funding approval) CLOSING DATE: June 28, 2004 Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the name and contact information of three referees to: University Librarian Robertson Library University of Prince Edward Island 550 University Avenue Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3 Fax: 902-628-4305 ***************************************************** Simon Lloyd Special Collections Librarian Robertson Library, University of Prince Edward Island Charlottetown, P.E.I. C1A 4P3 Telephone: (902) 566-0536 * Fax: (902) 628-4305 E-mail: [log in to unmask] * Web: www.upei.ca/library/html/specialcollections.html "Then could you please read a Sustaining Book, such as would help and comfort a wedged Bear in Great Tightness?" -- Edward Bear (aka Winnie-the-Pooh)