(Based at Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow)
Regular Full Time
Patient Care & Operations Services
(CUPE 2525 Bargaining Unit Position - Technical)
Competition AB-F05/07-026

Job Summary:  Under the direction of the Library Committee and reporting to the Director of Quality Management, the Library Technician is responsible for providing library services to all staff and affiliates of the Pictou County Health Authority.  The Library Technician will manage reference services, journal subscriptions, document delivery, collection development, circulation, statistics, and library promotion within the organization.  The Library Technician will also provide clerical support for an onsite clinic for the equivalent of one day per week.


*       Library Technician diploma from an accredited program is required.
*       Computer skills including Microsoft Office and demonstrated internet searching ability required.
*       Excellent organizational and time management skills required.
*       Knowledge of medical reference sources, both print and online required.
*       Demonstrated ability to market library services required.
*       Competence in meeting management and team building.
*       Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills.
*       Demonstrated ability to function autonomously.
*       Previous work attendance may be considered.
*       An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered for this position.

The deadline for submitting applications is 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 21, 2004.   To explore this employment opportunity further, please forward your resume quoting competition number to:

Human Resources Services
Pictou County Health Authority
 835 East River Road
New Glasgow, NS  B2H 3S6
Fax:  (902) 928-0196
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We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 <<Library Technician External July 2004.doc>> 

Kim MacInnis
Library Technician

Dr. GR Douglas Memorial Library
Aberdeen Hospital
835 East River Road
New Glasgow, NS B2H 3S6

(902) 752-7600 ext.2130
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