Employment Opportunities

Position:
Library Technician
Department:
Harvey Library
Date Posted:
07/02/2018
Closing Date:
Open Until filled

Description

The William R. and Norma B. Harvey Library is seeking applicants for the position of Library Technician.  This position maintains and supports computer hardware and software for the university libraries. 

*This is a grant paid position.

Duties and Responsibilities

The job duties of the Library Technician are as follow: 

  • Administer library network including web server, active directory, and group policy objects.
  • Perform duties for system user management including creating, deleting, and updating users on the system. 
  • Serve as the administrator of the library’s SIRSI network management system by performing installations, upgrades, and backups for the SIRSI system.
  • Serve as the contact with the SIRSI Helpdesk to resolve issues with the systems operation. 
  • Provide training and instruction to library staff on the use of the various SIRSI modules. 
  • Produce HTML code and scripts to update the design of the online catalog interface, online tutorials, library webpage, and other web based applications.
  •  Plan, design, and implement online and web-based applications and systems, including instructional and educational software for the support and delivery of information services.
  •  Assist with the technical design and implementation of online tutorials. Select and use software to develop online tutorials.
  •  Provide technical expertise and support for revising the library’s web pages.
  •  Perform duties for the maintenance of the library’s ILLIAD server and EZ Proxy.
  •  Coordinate technology projects with related campus departments for implementation.
  •  Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule.

  • Willingness to engage students in the learning process.

Qualifications

  • Associate’s degree in technology field strongly preferred.

  • Must be able to work some evenings and weekends.

  • Oral and written communication skills required.

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Application for Educational Support Staff Employment either in person, via email at HROffice@hamptonu.edu, or fax to (757) 727-5969: 

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

 **No phone calls

**Incomplete applications will not be considered

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