Kibabii University Librarian Jobs in Kenya

Kibabii University Librarian Jobs in Kenya

Requirements for Appointment

  • For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:-

  • Master’s Degree in Library Studies, Library Science, Information Science (IT Option) or
    equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Library Studies, Library Science, Information Science (IT Option) or equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;

  • Served in the grade of Librarian II Grade 11 or in a comparable position for a minimum period of three (3) years;

  • Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution;

  • Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results;

  • Registered with relevant professional body;

  • Ability to Maintain Library Management Systems and Other Platforms, Database& Open Access Initiatives; and

  • Be Conversant with Programming Languages Such as UNIX.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensuring smooth and efficient running of the Library Services;

  • Ensuring indexing and abstracting of journal articles;

  • Supervising maintenance of the library data base;

  • Monitoring publishing trends to advise on procurement of latest library information

  • Communicating and interpreting library policies, procedures, to users;

  • Ensuring safe custody of the library facilities;

  • Supervising, weeding and discarding of library materials;

  • Cataloguing data for library materials in line with established international

  • Providing input in the development and review of library technical service manual;

  • Preparing work plans and quarterly reports for the library;

  • Managing Library systems within the University Library;

  • Developing Policies;

  • Training Other Staff;

  • Planning and Managing of systems development;

  • Designing and realizing of bibliographic databases;

  • Database Management and operations;

  • To act as a liaison person between ICT Directorate and Library Services & Documentation Centre to trouble shoot all ICT related matters in the Library;

  • Support online information literacy for electronic resources on off campus and within.

  • Develop and maintain all library management information systems; and

  • Maintain the library website.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kibabii University Librarian Jobs in Kenya

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