The Loan Services and Stacks Management Specialist is a member of the Loan Services Department, and has primary responsibility for supervising one of two main service points in the library. This position supervises 3 staff members and approximately 40-45 student workers. This position is responsible for hiring and training staff members and maintaining good public relations with professors, staff, students, and the public. The position is also responsible for stacks maintenance, appearance, and inventory.
The Loan Services and Stacks Management Specialist hires, trains, schedules, supervises, and evaluates loan services desk assistants. This position coordinates scheduling to ensure complete staffing and smooth functioning of the Loan Services Desk during all hours the is open, including weekends. This person also assists patrons and student workers with all aspects of public service, answers questions about loan services, explains library policies, and directs patrons to appropriate library staff members or departments.
This is a regular full-time, 40 hours per week (1.0 FTE) benefit eligible position. Some evening and weekend work are expected.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete. We accept only online applications. For more specific information about the position and how to apply visit: https://jobs.carleton.edu/postings/4708
Start Date: As soon as possible.
Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from the metro.
The successful candidate has a bachelor’s degree and prior experience working in a library. Supervisor is experience is required, with the ability to train, supervise, and motivate employees for good results. Knowledge of emerging technologies and their use in circulation, interlibrary load, document delivery and distance education.
Carleton is a private liberal arts predominantly residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Founded in 1866, Carleton College is an independent and highly selective liberal arts college with a diverse and exceptionally able student body, a talented faculty whose first priority is teaching, and a continued commitment to the liberal arts. A four-year college, Carleton offers the Bachelor of Arts degree. Its students can choose from 37 majors and 15 concentrations in the arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.
Carleton College occupies more than 1,000 scenic acres of campus, arboretum, over 100 campus buildings, and athletic fields. Located in Northfield, Minnesota, 40 miles south of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Carleton offers access to the cultural advantages of a major metropolitan area.