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WSL Job Opening: State Publications Librarian



Join our team here at the Wyoming State Library! The WSL is looking for a creative, outgoing self-starter to fill the State Publications Librarian position.

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This position manages the Wyoming State Government Publications Depository Program. This includes serving as the State Library’s liaison to state government agencies and employees, collecting and distributing the materials in this program, and processing tangible publications using the WYDOCS classification system. The position will monitor the use of the library’s content management software in the curation of the Wyoming State Publications digital depository, educate state agencies on the depository program and their statutory obligation to the program, and work with state agencies to increase accessibility to specialized collections through inclusion in the WYLD database or the State Library’s digital collections. The position manages the State Library’s U.S. Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC), including selection, maintenance, and evaluation of the collections according to the guidelines established by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. This includes serving as the resource specialist for traditional and electronic PTRC materials and information and intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, and copyrights. This position also manages and organizes the Wyoming Inventors and Wyoming Trademarks Databases.

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WSL Job Opening: Integrated Library System (ILS) Administrator



UPDATE: THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED

The Wyoming State Library seeks an experienced individual to serve as the Integrated Library System (ILS) Administrator for the WYLD Network office in Cheyenne, Wyoming.

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The WYLD Network is a statewide, multi-type library consortium of more than 100 different member libraries. The ILS is managed by the Wyoming State Library’s WYLD Office and is a SirsiDynix Symphony hosted system. The shared database contains more than 1 million bibliographic records and 300,000 patron records.

The ILS Administrator (CRLI09) reports directly to the WYLD ILS Program Manager and is responsible for the overall technical management of all aspects of the ILS, supporting automated system operations and related technologies for all libraries in the WYLD consortium. The position leads the WYLD Office support team and oversees day-to-day operations and maintenance of the SirsiDynix Symphony ILS (SirsiDynix Symphony) and the public access catalog (SirsiDynix Enterprise).

Preferred:
An ALA-accredited graduate degree. Three to five years’ experience supporting an integrated library system, preferably SirsiDynix Symphony, and related library software and hardware. Demonstrated ability to work with programming languages such as PHP, Perl or Python. Excellent oral and written communication skills. A strong service orientation. Ability to effectively troubleshoot technical problems, isolate causes, and implement solutions.

For a full description of duties and preferred qualifications, please visit CRLI09-2021-00576-Librarian Technical Analyst-Cheyenne.

Find an overview of the services the WYLD Office supports at library.wyo.gov/wyld/support/services.

Job Opening: LCCC Associate Dean, Library and Learning Commons



Associate Dean, Library and Learning Commons
Laramie County Community College
Cheyenne, WY
Open until filled

The Associate Dean of the Ludden Library and Learning Commons (LLC) is a full time, benefitted position responsible for the academic, strategic, and operational leadership of Laramie County Community College’s (LCCC) Ludden Library and the extensive academic support services delivered through the Learning Commons. These responsibilities include but are not limited to: planning, organizing, developing, administering and evaluating the functions of the Ludden LLC, which includes academic tutoring services, the Supplemental Instruction Program and Exam Lab. This position is responsible for the performance of the Ludden LLC including the information literacy program, planning functions, personnel functions, budget management, teaching, program reviews and assessments, scheduling, and communication and liaison functions.  Additionally, the Associate Dean is a member of the Academic Leadership Team (ALT) for LCCC, working in full partnership with other members of the team, to develop and assess academic programming development and review and support prioritized initiatives and activities. In the role of a change leader, facilitates other college, university, and state-wide library partnerships. The Associate Dean provides leadership for department faculty and staff to assure that instructional programs, resources, and services promote the welfare and best interests of students in a manner consistent with the mission and core goals of the College.

Job Opening at the WSL



Join our team here at the Wyoming State Library! We currently have a job opening for an Interlibrary Loan Technician.

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This is a full-time, benefited State of Wyoming position. The ILL technician assists daily interlibrary loan duties and provides support and training to other interlibrary loan staff employed at Wyoming libraries within the WYLD network. They will assist in the physical processing of library materials being added or removed from the State Library’s collection and ensure they are discoverable and accessible by patrons and staff. This position supports digitization programs. The Interlibrary Loan Technician will spend a significant amount of time staffing the reference desk to support direct patron calls, emails, and queries.

Job Opening: Teton County Library Director



Brochure cover with photo of Teton County LibraryTHIS POSITION IS CLOSED

Do you love outdoor adventures — and cozying up with a good book? Then take a look at this exciting opportunity as the next Director of the Teton County Library!

Learn more. Application deadline is April 2, 2021.

Teton County, Wyoming, is a premier tourist destination, renowned for its astonishing variety of recreational activities, cultural events, and breathtaking scenery. As the southern gateway to Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks, this thriving mountain community is a place like no other.

To apply, visit www.tetoncountywy.gov/jobs.

Job Opening: LCCC Associate Dean, Library



Associate Dean, Library and Learning Commons
Laramie County Community College, Cheyenne WY

The Associate Dean of the Ludden Library and Learning Commons (LLC) is a full time, benefitted position responsible for the academic, strategic, and operational leadership of Laramie County Community College’s (LCCC) Ludden LLC. These responsibilities include but are not limited to: plans, organizes, develops, administers and evaluates the functions of the Ludden LLC, which includes academic tutoring services, the Supplemental Instruction Program and Exam Lab. This position is responsible for the performance of the Ludden LLC including information literacy program, planning functions, personnel functions, budget management, teaching, program reviews and assessments, scheduling, and communication and liaison functions.  Additionally, the Associate Dean is a member of the Academic Leadership Team (ALT) for LCCC, working in full partnership with other members of the team, as well as other departments, to develop and assess academic programming development and review; supports initiatives such as shared governance and accreditation; facilitates other college, university, and state-wide library partnerships, and acts in the role of a change leader. The Associate Dean provides leadership for department faculty and staff to assure that instructional programs, resources, and services promote the welfare and best interests of students in a manner consistent with the LLC mission and core goals of the College.

Learn more at https://careers-lccc.icims.com/jobs/2505/associate-dean%2c-library-and-learning-commons/job

Job Opening: Teton County Library Director



Do you love outdoor adventures — and cozying up with a good book? Then take a look at this exciting opportunity as the next Director of the Teton County Library!

Teton County, Wyoming, is a premier tourist destination, renowned for its astonishing variety of recreational activities, cultural events, and breathtaking scenery. As the southern gateway to Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks, this thriving mountain community is a place like no other.

Please visit johnkeister.com/tetoncounty to learn more about the community and the position, and to apply.

Job Opening: Park County Library Director



Park County Library System
County Library Director
Job Announcement

Park County (Wyoming) Library System is seeking an energetic, service-oriented Director with excellent communication skills and the vision necessary to lead this three library system into the future.

Currently the system has a budget of $1,761,372.00 to provide a wide range of services to a population of 29,189 county residents as well as summer visitors. The three libraries – located in Cody, Powell and Meeteetse – have a current staff of 43. All of the libraries participate in the statewide WYLD network and consortium for automation and licensed databases. Additional information about this position, the Park County Library System and Park County is available at parkcountylibrary.org/jobs.

The ideal candidate must have a Master’s Degree in Library/Information Science from an ALA accredited program, five years’ professional library experience and a minimum of two years’ administrative experience. Additional desirable qualifications would include experience in public libraries, governmental and human relations, budget preparation and management, planning, and an interest in and knowledge of rural libraries.

Salary range for the position is $63,000.00 to $79,000.00 depending on experience. A standard benefits package is provided in addition to the salary. Out of state applicants should be aware that Wyoming does not tax personal income.

Please submit a cover letter expressing your interest, a personal/professional resume and three professional references to:

Ms. Lisa Heimer
Park County Library System
1500 Heart Mountain Street
Cody, Wyoming 82414

Applications received on or before March 20, 2020 will be given first consideration.

Community:

The library system’s administrative office is located in the Park County Public Library in Cody, Wyoming (population 9,689). Cody was established by William F. (Buffalo Bill) Cody and a group of investors in 1896. It is situated on the western edge of the Big Horn Basin 52 miles from the East Gate of Yellowstone National Park and 80 miles west of the Big Horn Mountains. The Shoshone River flows through Cody and provides excellent opportunities for rafting, kayaking and fishing. Cody is home to the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, a large complex of five museums (the Draper Natural History Museum, the Plains Indian Museum, the Cody Firearms Museum, the Whitney Western Art Museum and the Buffalo Bill Museum) dedicated to the presentation and interpretation of the history, art and natural history of the American West. During the summer months the Cody Nite Rodeo performs nightly. Opportunities for winter sports include downhill and cross country skiing and snowmobiling.

Job Opening: Fremont County Library Director



Fremont County Library System, headquartered in Lander Wyoming, is currently searching for a Library Director. Successful candidates must have a passion for library services in a rural setting, bring budget expertise to guide a $2.2 million annual budget, and bring library experience to mentor managers and staff towards continued growth in technology and public service. Collaboration with county, state and national government and library agencies is an essential job skill. The system’s three libraries, located in Dubois, Lander, and Riverton, serve a population of 41,000 and the director will become the public face of the system. Humor, adaptability, diplomacy, and professional grace are necessary character traits.

Applicant will have the following qualifications: MLS from an ALA-accredited library program, and/or 5 or more years of progressively responsible public library experience, OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Salary range is mid-$60,000s with a full benefit package.

Fremont County Library System may be contacted at fclsmhboard@gmail.com, 451 North 2nd Street, Lander, WY 82520 (307) 332-1600 ext. 4010; FAX 307-332-1504.

Open until filled. EOE

Required Application Submittals:
Resume and a cover letter describing your interest in and qualifications for the
position of Director of the Fremont County Library System

All submissions should be sent electronically to Molly Herber at fclsmhboard@gmail.com.

Job Opening: Goshen County Library Director



Goshen County Public Library is seeking to hire a Library Director. The Goshen County Library Director is a full-time, benefited, exempt position, responsible for managing the day-to-day operations and long-term planning of the library. The Library Director typically works Monday through Friday with some scheduled weekend and evening responsibilities. The Director reports to the Goshen County Library Board. The Library Director:

  • supervises and oversees library programming and children, teen and adult services;
  • oversees and participates in strategic and facilities planning;
  • ensures library accreditation and federal and state documentation;
  • responsible for fiscal management; information technology; collection acquisition, cataloging, circulation and development;
  • supervises and evaluates personnel;
  • responsible for public and patron relations; and
  • maintains a healthy and safe library.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in field with public administration, business management or sufficient background to effectively manage the Goshen County Library;
  • Experience with the principles and practices of public administration and supervision;
  • Experience with fiscal budget development, and personnel management;
  • Supervisory experience;
  • Good written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills;
  • Strong organizational skills, analysis, initiative
  • Consistent discretion and judgment
  • Current and valid state-issued driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Library or Information Science from an institution accredited by the American Library Association or willingness to obtain at least 12 credits in library or information science within a reasonable three years.

Salary Range: $46,000-$48,000/ yr.

Application process: Please submit a letter of interest, resume and reference list to Goshen County Library Board, 2001 East A St., Torrington, WY 82240. If you are selected as a final candidate, you will also need to submit transcripts and complete a background check.

Goshen County Library is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Must pass drug and background tests.

Full job description available upon request: mdurfee@goshencounty.org or at the Goshen County Library.