Fox River Valley Public Library District (FRVPLD) serves 70,000 residents in northeastern Kane County, Illinois. Our growing, culturally diverse district along the Rt. 90 corridor straddles the Fox River and includes the communities of East and West Dundee, Carpentersville, Sleepy Hollow, and Gilberts along with parts of Algonquin, Barrington Hills, and Elgin.
Full Time PATS (Purchasing, Acquisitions, Technical Services) Manager
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: $44,243- $49,765 DOQ
Position Description: (pdf)
The successful candidate will have experience in:
Acquisitions, cataloging, classifying and processing of materials
Cataloging consistent with consortial and national standards
Implementation and oversight of EDI, Outsource Processing, and import of Vendor Records
Evaluating suppliers to minimize cost while maximizing service levels
Ordering / receiving all materials and supplies including office and operating supplies
Reporting on collection statistics
Hiring, training and evaluation of Technical Services staff (2 FTEs)
Performing original cataloging using RDA
The Fox River Valley Public Library District is a member of the Cooperative Cataloging System (CCS). MLS from an ALA-accredited school is required, as well as a minimum three years professional public library service including supervisory and collection development experience. Working knowledge of MS Office and experience with integrated library system software is necessary.
If you're interested in joining our dynamic management team, please submit a resume, cover letter and completed application to HR@frvpld.info. Electronic submissions only please, no paper applications will be accepted.