The award-winning Johnson County Library has an exciting opportunity
for a Web Interface Designer. The Web Interface Designer will develop
and maintain a dynamic, accessible, highly functional, and
aesthetically pleasing CSS-based patron interface for the Johnson
County Library and associated Web sites including JoCoLibrary,
JoCoHistory, JoCoHealth, JoCoBusiness, JoCoFamily, JoCoTeenScene,
JoCoKids, KC Science, INC, and other sites as assigned. The Web
Interface Designer will analyze library and partnership Web-based
needs and work with colleagues to develop plans for short and
long-term site development. Implementation of these plans will include
developing dynamic, Flash-based or Web 2.0 interactive Web components
to increase functionality of the Web sites..  As a member of the Web
Content Team, the position reports to the Web Content Manager and
works with Web Content Developers, Information Technology Staff, other
library colleagues, patrons, and community partners to provide access
to ideas, information, experiences and materials that support and
enrich people's lives.

Qualified candidates will possess a Master's of Library Science from
an ALA accredited institution.   Bachelor's degree; 2 or more years
Web design experience, including the design and development of Web
sites; 1 or more years experience developing, implementing, and
analyzing usability studies; 2 or more years experience implementing
graphic design in an online environment; 2 or more years experience
utilizing CSS, HTML, DOM javascript, and XHTML to develop accessible,
media-rich Web sites; 1 or more years experience designing graphic
elements for an online environment. Additional qualifications include
outstanding interpersonal, communication, organizational, and
leadership skills, graphic design expertise, and the ability to learn
new technologies and to become familiar with code quickly.

Preferred qualifications include, Bachelor's degree in the following
field(s) of study: Computer Science, User interface design, or
Information Technology, Master's degree in the following field(s) of
study: Library science, User interface design, or Information
architecture, 1 year library experience, 1 year project planning /
management experience, and expertise with Web-related software such as
Adobe Premiere and screencasting software such as Camtasia.

This exciting opportunity offers a salary range of $33,200  47,967
(depending on qualifications) and a competitive benefits package that
includes health, dental, and life insurance, deferred compensation and
a retirement plan.

Candidates interested in joining our team may submit a resume with
salary requirements electronically to [log in to unmask] or
via mail to:

Johnson County Library
Human Resources
Box 2933
Shawnee Mission, KS 66201-1333