Please excuse if this is a duplicate posting - I haven't seen it on the
list and the deadline is approaching.

All questions and queries should be directed to Frances Newman
<[log in to unmask]>. ss

Cumberland Regional Library
Job Posting

The Cumberland Regional Library has an opening for a Systems Librarian.

The Cumberland Regional Library serves rural, northwestern Nova Scotia
through 7 branch libraries and books by mail service.  Headquarters is
located in Amherst, Nova Scotia on the NS/NB border.  Amherst is 2 hours
from Halifax and 35 minutes from Moncton, NB.

A Masters Degree in Library and Information Studies from an ALA accredited
library school. Must have a strong working knowledge of automated library
systems and LAN maintenance, experience creating webpages, experience in
computer repair and maintenance, and experience training others to use
computer hardware and software.  Must have a valid driver's license and
own vehicle preferred.

The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining the library's
LAN, tendering and ordering new automation equipment, installing and
maintaining computer equipment in headquarters and 7 branch libraries, and
troubleshooting hardware and software problems. You will be responsible
for setting up the library's web server and maintaining the library's
website, offer training sessions to both staff and the public on various
types of hardware and software, work assigned shifts on the
circulation/reference desk of the Amherst branch, and participate in
collection development.  This job will involve travel and includes evening
and weekend work.

This position is expected to be filled at the Librarian I or II level
depending upon qualifications.  Salary range is 29,535 - 39,393. Health &
dental plan available as well as an RRSP program.

Closing Date: November 22, 2004

To Apply:
Send resume with 3 references to:
Frances Newman, Chief Librarian
Cumberland Regional Library
P.O. Box 220
Amherst, NS    B4H 3Z2

Fax: (902)667-1360              Email:[log in to unmask]

We thank all who apply, but only those selected for an interview will be

Frances Newman, Chief Librarian
Cumberland Regional Library
PO Box 220
Amherst, Nova Scotia   B4H 3Z2

Phone: (902)667-1767
Fax: (902) 667-1360
Email: [log in to unmask]