Library Support Generalist – Dana Medical Library, UVM (Burlington, VT)

Job Summary:  The Dana Medical Library is searching for a Library Support Generalist to join their team.  This staff member will oversee public service library operations during evening and weekend hours for the Dana Medical Library, which serves the information needs for the Larner College of Medicine, College of Nursing and Health Sciences and the UVM Medical Center. Responsible for building security and enforcing policy. Facilitate the use of the Library’s computer resources, including the online catalog, webpages, instructional support, and other computing resources; provide reference services and library instruction as needed. Perform stack maintenance, respond to department email regarding patron requests, run daily reports, and collate statistics.

Special Conditions:  Weekend work required, External candidates must complete a 4-month probationary period, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees, 3rd Shift (Shift differential applies.)

Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma, two years college coursework and one to two years of related experience and knowledge of computer applications (email, Internet, web browsers, Windows) and hardware required. Effective communication and customer service skills required.

Desirable Qualifications:  Experience in an academic and/ or health sciences library setting desirable. Knowledge of basic library resources desirable.

Diversity Statement:  The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.

For further information on this position, please visit our website at and refer to job posting #S2156PO or apply on-line with cover letter and résumé.

The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.