Assistant Technical Services Manager


Assistant Technical Services Manager

Come Join Our Team!

The Wabash Carnegie Public Library has an opening for an Assistant Technical Services Manager as part of its team. The position is a full-time position with benefits. The Assistant Technical Service Manager responsibilities primarily involve the application of prescribed procedures to order and process library materials. Responsibility also includes direct customer service at the Circulation and Information Desks as scheduled. Reports to Technical Services Manager.

Main Responsibilities: Catalog library materials in standard MARC format cataloging system; order library materials through an electronic ordering system; organize and maintain an inventory of periodicals; verify book, audio, and visual orders and check invoices against shipment; perform physical processing of library materials. Assist with the genealogy and local history collection.

Minimum requirements: Some knowledge of standard library procedures preferred; demonstrated computer skills; ability to organize a variety of detailed tasks; knowledge of the Dewey Decimal Classification System; an interest in history and genealogy research; ability to establish effective working relationships with the staff and public; ability to work under pressure in a public area. Good oral and written communication skills. Team-oriented work ethic, welcoming manner, service oriented, personable, interest and enthusiasm for learning, organizational ability, trustworthiness, energy, initiative, good judgement, reliability, resourcefulness, and ability to work under pressure. Available to work evenings and on Saturdays.

Salary: Between $27,000 and $29,000 starting depending on professional experience.

Education: Library Certification 6 [High school diploma or GED with 5 years of library experience or 9 semester hours of required library science courses] or significant progress toward.

To apply: Job Description and application of employment are available at the Library Circulation Desk and available below. Return completed application and resume to the Wabash Carnegie Public Library at 188 W Hill Street or to tsm@wabash.lib.in.us. For questions, one can contact Bethany DuBois or Ware W. Wimberly III at (260) 563-2972.

Job Description ATSMpdf

WCPL Applicationpdf


Building Hours:

Monday-Saturday 11-5

Curbside Service:

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 12-4.

188 W. Hill St., Wabash, Indiana 46992



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