Bilingual (English and French), written and spoken, including the ability to make presentations and train in both official languages is an essential qualification for both of the following positions.
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1. Emerging Technologies Librarian (permanent/full time)
Full posting: http://www.academiccareers.uottawa.ca/node/366
Description: Reporting to the Head, Library Systems Division, the incumbent is responsible for the research, analysis and testing of existing and new technologies and their impact on the Library; supports public services staff in the search for and adaptation of new tools to respond to the needs of clients and enhance services; participates in or leads projects to implement and adopt new technology while streamlining current technology; provides technical expertise to develop and support library systems; facilitates the support of resources; provides reference and research assistance. The incumbent participates, as a team member, in the planning, development and implementation of the Library's current and future services, systems and technical infrastructure.
2. Web Initiatives Librarian (8 month contract)
Full posting: http://www.academiccareers.uottawa.ca/node/364
Description: Reporting to the Head, Library Systems Division the incumbent monitors, identifies and communicates innovations in the uses of the web and recommends and implements new and emerging web-based technologies and services for our environment; provides creative and technical expertise to design, develop, manage and support innovative web-based information services and systems. Working collaboratively with Library staff, the Web Initiatives Librarian leads and coordinates the creation and enhancement of the Library Web site and the staff Intranet. The incumbent supports reference and public services staff in web related and web-based information services; participates or leads projects to implement and adopt new technology to deliver services to clients; provides reference and research assistance; and as a member of the Systems team, participates in the planning, development, and implementation of the Library's current and future services, systems and technical infrastructure.
Applications, accompanied by up-to-date Curriculum Vitae, should be submitted no later than 5 p.m., Friday, September 30, 2011.
Ms. Leslie Weir
University of Ottawa Library
65 University Private
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
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Cameron Metcalf (613.562.5800 x 3651)
Chef, Département des systèmes | Head, Library Systems Division
Bibliothèque uOttawa Library www.biblio.uottawa.ca