Click on a job that interests you, then scroll down to read the description.

Available Positions

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

F/T - Librarian, College of Mt. St. Vincent (NY)

The College of Mount Saint Vincent in the Bronx, NY is seeking a Librarian.


The full-time Librarian 1 position reports to the Library Director. This position will collaborate with the Library staff to support the College’s faculty and students.

The position will have a well-rounded exposure to all aspects of Library management and implementation and is an excellent opportunity for experience in a College academic setting. The candidate will have strong reference experience in an academic environment, familiarity with current and emerging library technology and a passion to promote information literacy.

The candidate will have a strong user service orientation, core academic values, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to lead and build consensus among library staff, faculty and students. The candidate will speak before student classes to teach information literacy skills.

The position will require some weekend hours and afternoon/evening hours.

Responsibilities include:

·        Reference
·        Circulation
·        Library Instruction
·        InterLibrary Loan Administration
·        Collection Development

·        ALA-Accredited MLS/MLIS
·        Minimum 1 year post-MLS experience in an academic library setting
·        Knowledge of LCSH, LC Classification
·        Excellent writing and public speaking skills
·        Extensive knowledge of desktop computing and general office software (including but not limited to Microsoft Word – Excel – PowerPoint)
·        Advanced internet searching skills
The intent of this job description is to provide a representation and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.

The College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, Catholic and ecumenical liberal arts college with approximately 1,500 undergraduate students and 300 graduate students located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York City. Our beautiful 70-acre campus of rolling lawns and wooded hills overlooking the Hudson River is just 12 miles from midtown Manhattan.

Application Process

All qualified applicants are subject to a background check as part of the final approval process. Applicants must send a letter of application, resume, and contact information for at least three references to or by US mail to:

Human Resources Department
College of Mount Saint Vincent
6301 Riverdale Avenue
Riverdale, New York 10471-109

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled.  

College of Mount Saint Vincent is committed to provide equal opportunity, employment, and advancement opportunities to all individuals. The College of Mount Saint Vincent does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.

To Apply: