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Lubbock Christian University

Part-Time Library Technologist

Functional Title: Library Technologist; Serials Assistant
Classification: Hourly – Non-exempt
Status: Staff (20 hours a week part time; no benefits)
Division: Academics
Department: University Library
Reports To: Electronic Resources Librarian/Director, University Library
Primary Function: Provides reliable and responsive assistance in use of library technology to patrons and staff.
Essential Functions: Provides technology support to library staff; assists with maintaining library website; generates reports and statistics.

Principal Responsibilities:      

  • Participate in updating and maintenance of the library website
  • Work closely with professional librarians to deliver online library services
  • Assist in maintenance of electronic resources (web access, library OPAC, eBooks) under the guidance of the Electronic Resources Librarian
  • Generate reports from the library automation system and library website
  • Assist in staff training on the use of electronic resources
  • Provide coverage for the circulation desk as needed
  • Attend appropriate meetings, workshops, and webinars
  • Assist with maintaining serials in the library catalog as part of the serials team
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:  Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to effectively and easily communicate technical topics to novices
  • Ability to work and communicate with library management and staff in a team environment
  • Ability to learn new and emerging technologies
  • Ability to help students, faculty and staff in a professional manner.
  • Web development skills strongly desired

Education and Experience:

  • Some college coursework, Bachelor’s degree in a computer related program preferred
  • Some professional experience working with the public, publishing software and web design

Physical Requirements:

  • Able to lift and carry materials up to 50 lbs
  • Possible exposure to dust, fumes, mechanical and electrical hazards
  • Able to climb multiple flights of stairs and stand on step-stools/ladders
  • Sitting or standing for long periods of time


This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive; an employee will also perform other reasonably related job responsibilities as assigned by immediate supervisor and/or other management as required.  LCU reserves the right to revise or change job duties, required skills or qualifications as the need arises.  This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.