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Supervisory Librarian (Medical Sciences)
Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration <https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/548836900#agency-modal-trigger>

Overview

  *   Open & closing dates
10/16/2019 to 10/22/2019

  *   Service
Competitive

  *   Pay scale & grade
GS 11

  *   Salary
$68,897 to $89,572 per year

  *   Appointment type
Permanent

  *   Work schedule
Full-Time
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Location
1 vacancy in the following location:

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Hines, IL <https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/548836900#modal-trigger>

Relocation expenses reimbursed
No
Telework eligible
No

This job is open to

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The public <https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/working-in-government/unique-hiring-paths/public/>
U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S. <https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/working-in-government/unique-hiring-paths/public/>

Announcement number
CARZ-10630897-20-EKO
Control number
548836900

Duties
Summary
The Supervisory Librarian (Medical Sciences) works at the Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital, in Hines, IL. This position is located in the Education Service, affiliated with Loyola University Chicago and over 75 other associated health facilities. The primary purpose of this position is to provide professional librarian functions and coordinate the overall day-to-day operation of the Employee and Veterans' Libraries.
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Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

     *   Answers a wide range of complex and comprehensive medical reference questions using a variety of reference sources and tools;
     *   Conducts literature searches using numerous healthcare-related databases and the internet;
     *   Develops a comprehensive medical library collection to meet the informational, clinical, educational, and research needs of a healthcare facility;
     *   Acquires materials using a variety of acquisition methods, e.g., interlibrary loan, purchase, rental, exchange, gift, etc.;
     *   Evaluates book and audiovisual collections and recommends new titles to be added in relation to the interests of medical community;
     *   Performs regular inventory (including automated inventory) and weeding of collections;
     *   Oversees daily operation of library that serves as a centralized resource for print and media materials used in Veteran education, counseling and teaching;
     *   Establishes and implements program guidelines, policies, and operating procedures as they relate to the Libraries;
     *   Plans work to be accomplished by subordinates, sets priorities, and prepares schedules for completion of work;
     *   Evaluates work performance of subordinate staff;
     *   Gives advice, counsel, and instruction to employees on both work and administrative matters; and
     *   Performs other related duties as assigned

Work Schedule: Monday-Friday; 8:00AM-4:30PM
Recruitment & Relocation Incentives: RECRUITMENT and RETENTION BENEFITS AUTHORIZED (10% SALARY OVER 3 YEARS)
Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required
Travel Required
Not required
Supervisory status
Yes
Promotion Potential
11


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