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Library Associate I

Dallas - Texas (TX),

Texas A

Job Description:

Job Title

Library Associate I

Agency

Texas A&M University Health Science Center

Department

Library

Proposed Minimum Salary

$14.53 hourly

Job Location

Dallas, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

What we believe

Texas A&M University is committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, students, faculty, and staff by promoting a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability. Diverse perspectives, talents and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values .”

Who we are

As one of the fastest-growing academic health centers in the nation, the Texas A&M University Health Science Center encompasses five colleges and numerous centers and institutes working together to improve health through transformative education, innovative research and team-based health care delivery.

A part of the Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Texas A&M College of Dentistry in Dallas was founded in 1905 and is a nationally recognized center for oral health sciences education, research, specialized patient care and continuing dental education.

What we want

The College of Dentistry is looking for a Dental Dispensing Technician to serve as a member of the clinical affairs team. We desire an individual who subscribes to and supports our commitment as stated above. The successful applicant will bring an expert level of experience to the position and understand the demands of supporting executives in a fast-paced environment. This person must be professional, enjoy working in a high-volume environment and be able to apply strong organizational skills while being flexible in their daily routine. If this is you, we invite you to apply to become a member of our team.

Job Summary: The Library Associate I, under general supervision, provides advanced customer support and performs complex library functions in one or more library units.

Required Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Seven years of related experience in a public or academic library or archive.


Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications. Knowledge of email and complex and varied library online research database searches and/or processing.
  • Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others. Basic keyboarding skills.

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Ability to move medium weight boxes, books, heavy book truck or similar items.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides advanced customer service support for library customers including virtual reference and chat venues. Responds to complex, non-routine resource questions as a subject matter expert.
  • Provides support for complex questions in research resources and databases and instructs library customers on accessing an extensive range of library online catalogs, research guides, physical collections and other electronic reference databases in various specialist areas of study.
  • May create and edit department publication
  • Reviews and evaluates databases as well as specialized applications
  • Handles complex interlibrary and document delivery requests
  • Provides input for processes and workflows and monitors them for efficiency
  • Open and/or close the library as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Instructions to Applicants: Applications received by Texas A&M University must either have all job application data entered or a resume attached. Failure to provide all job application data or a complete resume could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. We encourage all applicants to upload a resume or use a LinkedIn profile to pre-populate the online application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

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