Collection Development Librarian
PermaBound Books (Hertzberg-New Method, Inc.)
Library/Organization Address617 E Vandalia Road
Jacksonville, Illinois 62650
Hourly Wage/Salary Range
Salary based on experience and qualifications
About the Organization
Job Description and ResponsibilitiesPerma-Bound Books is seeking a Collection Development Librarian.
This positions involves but is not limited to:
Act as a reliable library resource for customers, Perma-Bound sales reps, and peers with questions regarding Library Collections.
Develop and maintain basic, balanced opening day collections for Elementary, Middle, & High School Levels for our website. There are four cumulative collections for each level to address four different budgets.
Work directly with customers and Perma-Bound sales reps to build custom Library & Classroom collections.
Manage Collections Work Queue program (CVD)
Build various types of collections: Balanced Opening Day Collections, CAP Collections, Leveled Collections, Genre Collections, Subject Collections, Specialized Collections, Etc.
Interface with peers to collaborate resources and manage time sensitive marketing projects that require our assistance in building collections. (Catalogs, Brochures, Web Facing Materials)
Stay current with trends in Libraries and Curriculum through approved Webinars and Conferences, and online training.
Perform all other duties as assigned
Teaching Certificate with experience in Library Services
Professional Organization Memberships preferred
Peer Organizations related to Library Services preferred
This is not a remote position; relocation or commute is required.
Excellent Soft Skills expectations in Communication, Collaboration, and Interpersonal Skills
Excellent Written, Verbal Communication, and Time Management Skills
Library Skills & Knowledge
Microsoft Office Suite applications (Word, Excel)
Web Based Search Skills
AS400 Knowledge and Experience would be a bonus
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
Paid Time Off (including 9 paid holidays!)
401(k) 3% employer contribution; 1% match on top of that
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion. We offer employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, sex, marital status, veteran status disability status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.
Minimum Requirements to Apply
Health insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Life insurance, Retirement plan, Paid time off
Position Start Date
How to ApplyInterested applicants should submit a letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org