Wednesday, January 12, 2005

Job Opening: Evening and weekend reference/instruction librarian

Weekend and Evening Reference and Instruction Librarian: The United States Coast Guard Academy Library in New London, CT is looking for a librarian with a strong reference/instruction background to replace our retiring Reference and Instruction Librarian.

Major duties include providing comprehensive reference, research, advisory, evaluative and instructional services at night and on weekends (1:30 pm - 10:00 Sunday-Thursday during the school year). The librarian will also be in charge of producing web pages for the reference department. Minimum qualifications: MLS or equivalent and at least one year of professional experience. Candidate should possess the desire and ability to work in a small, specialized library and become a Jack or Jill of all trades.

This is a federal civil service position with a salary range at the GS-9 level ($42,997-$55,896). The federal government provides an excellent benefits package. For a complete vacancy announcement and to apply for the position, please visit

This vacancy announcement will close cob January 31, 2005. The Academy’s Internet site is located at The U. S. Coast Guard is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.