Title: System's Manager
Organization: Washington-Centerville Public Library
Location: Centerville, OH
Hours: Full-time
Salary: $35,797 - $67,496
Principal Duties: The Library: ∑ Twice ranked the best library in the nation for its size and rated 2nd in the nation among all 9000 libraries in the American Public Library Rating Index ∑ A fast-paced, rapidly growing organization where business has doubled and staff size has increased by 60% in the past 10 years. ∑ An organization known for the following: Outstanding service and high standards of productivity. Vision-directed, with a focus on strategic planning. Marketing-based, progressive business environment. Customer and staff-oriented with beautiful facilities. Warm, altruistic, professional employees with high education levels. Dedicated to offering excellent library services that extend beyond the traditional, using new technologies and responsive services. The Community: ∑ Outstanding suburban community with nearby urban amenities. ∑ Excellent schools, parks, medical services and retail establishments. ∑ Citizens are strong library supporters! Responsibilities of the Position: ∑ Oversee, maintain, upgrade & develop system infrastructure for LAN/WAN & library intranet. System includes 6 servers and 80+ PCs. ∑ Oversee telecommunication and telephone systems. ∑ Plan, coordinate, evaluate, oversee and implement projects, upgrades, new software and databases and other systems. ∑ Plan and develop technology-based user services. ∑ Upgrade, maintain, and support existing hardware, software and systems. ∑ Document system and system procedures. ∑ Write specifications for technology projects and purchases. ∑ Troubleshoot and respond to network and PC problems. ∑ Prepare, provide, and oversee staff training in the use of applications, software, and hardware. ∑ Prepare reports, RFQs and RFPs. ∑ Oversee vendor relations and contracts. ∑ Oversee and supervise other systems support staff.
QualificationsThe Ideal Candidate: ∑ 3-4 years of experience with Windows, Novell NetWare, GroupWise, PCs, Microsoft products, Internet tools. ∑ 2-3 years of experience in project management and supervision. ∑ Bachelorís degree in computer science/engineering or well-documented history and knowledge base may substitute for degree; preference given to applicants with technical certifications. ∑ MLS from an ALA accredited institution a plus. ∑ Experience with an integrated online library system, Sun/Oracle, Unix, Checkpoint, or web development and management a plus. ∑ Collaborative, hands-on style with exceptional follow through. ∑ Strong interpersonal, communication, and written/verbal skills, including the ability to explain and train "non-technical" individuals in the effective use of all relevant systems. ∑ Multi-tasking, able to handle multiple projects with competing deadlines. ∑ Maintains strong knowledge of latest technology. ∑ Able to define scope and parameters of projects, complete in a timely manner and manage change ∑ Able to train motivate and direct staff Reporting, Pay Range and Benefits: The position reports to the Systems and Information Services Manager. The pay range for the position is $35,797 - $67,496. An excellent benefit package is provided which includes a net pay increase of 8.5% through an employer-paid contribution to the Public Employees Retirement System.
Contact: To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to: Personnel-SM071801CAMLS, Washington-Centerville Public Library, 6060 Far Hills Avenue, Centerville, OH 45459.
Submit: None Given
Deadline: Open Until Filled

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