[Michlib-l] Librarian I Job Posting

Sherri West sherri.west at westlandlibrary.org
Wed Dec 8 08:55:24 EST 2021

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Public Library of Westland

6123 Central City Parkway * Westland, Michigan 48185-9118
(734) 326-6123 * FAX (734) 595-4612 * www.westlandlibrary.org

Position Announcement

Date: December 7, 2021
Position open until filled; for full consideration apply by January 4, 2022
Reports to: Head of Adult Services

Under the direction of the Head of Adult Services, the Librarian I is responsible for providing reference, readers' advisory, programming,
technology assistance and collection development services to patrons of all ages. Plans, promotes and implements library services and
programs for adults, including off-site events or services in collaboration with other organizations. Selects, evaluates and maintains
library collection in assigned areas. Assists patrons in the use of popular computer software programs, mobile devices and electronic
resources including databases, ebooks, audiobooks, downloadable music, downloadable magazines, streaming media, and online courses.
Provides back up support to other departments as needed. Works with staff throughout the library on projects that enhance the library's
image in the community.
Preference will be given to applicants with web design/content management skills, experience managing electronic resources and databases,
and proficiency with Microsoft Excel.


*         Master's Degree in Library or Information Science from an ALA-accredited program completed within one year of hire.
*         1-2 years' professional experience in a public library, preferably in reference, programming, technology instruction and collection development.

*         Professional certification from the Library of Michigan required within one year of hire.

Schedule:                    Full time, 40 hours per week, including days, nights and weekends.
Union Position:          Westland Library Union SEIU Local 517M (Non-Supervisory)
Salary:                        Starting at $20.00 per hour
Benefits:                     Vacation leave, personal leave and paid holidays. Employer provided contribution to retirement (401a) after meeting service
requirements. Health, dental and life insurance. Reimbursement for vision expenses.

Applications are available at our website at www.westlandlibrary.org<http://www.westlandlibrary.org>
Please submit a completed application, along with a cover letter, resume and three references to:

Sherri West
HR Assistant
6123 Central City Parkway
Westland MI 48185
sherri.west at westlandlibrary.org<mailto:Cari.fry at westlandlibrrary.org>

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