REQUIRED BY: Atlantic Provinces Special Education Authority

LOCATION: APSEA Centre, Halifax, NS


The Library Technician, under the supervision of the Library Media Supervisor, is
responsible for obtaining, circulating, cataloguing, making accessible and storing a
collection of educational materials and resources used in the education of students
served by APSEA.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCELibrary Technician Diploma. At least two years experience working in a library with experience in circulation and reference services. Strong understanding of, and at least two years experience in, creating and maintaining bibliographic records according to library standards. Experience in handling interlibrary loans. Experience and ability to utilize a variety of technologies and computer applications including word processing, e-mail, and library software. Experience and/or knowledge of alternate format production is considered an asset.

KEY COMPETENCIESStrong interpersonal skills. Ability to work as part of a team. Demonstrated strong customer service orientation. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent organizational skills.

TERM: Part-time (0.6) permanent position beginning February 15, 2013.

SALARY: In accordance with APSEA/NSGEU Agreement.

Please quote Competition Number 2013-02 and submit letter of application, current vitae and the names of three work references by noon on Friday, February 15, 2013 to:

Bertram R. Tulk, EdD, Superintendent
Atlantic Provinces Special Education Authority
5940 South Street, Halifax, NS B3H 1S6
Fax: 902-424-5819 E-mail: [log in to unmask]

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.