Career Opportunity at PALS
PALS has an exciting and rewarding career opportunity for the right person as a Library Support and Training Specialist. A master’s degree in Library Science is required, as is experience with Library Management Systems. The successful candidate will provide customer support for the Aleph and/or Evergreen Library Management Systems and other open source and commercial library software. Join the PALS team and take your career to the next level!
PALS provides automated library services to the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities libraries, as well as private college, state government, special, public, and school libraries across the state of Minnesota and beyond. PALS is located on the Minnesota State University, Mankato campus. The 350-acre campus overlooks the Minnesota River Valley and the busy streets of Mankato.
Big-city advantages, small-town comfort
Located in south central Minnesota, Mankato is a fast-growing community of 50,000 just 80 miles south of Minneapolis and St. Paul. A progressive and family-friendly community, Mankato consistently ranks as one of the most livable communities in the country. In fact, Mankato was recently designated a "dreamtown" by Demographics Daily, named the 14th most livable micropolitan city, 16th in the nation for quality of life, and one of the top 100 for young people. Rolling Stone magazine even ranked Mankato as one of the top 50 college towns for "schools that rock" for the area's rich and diverse music scene.
The community, like the campus, is large enough to offer all the opportunities and advantages you would expect from a larger city, but in a convenient, accessible and easy-to-navigate setting. With a spectacular natural environment as a backdrop, Minnesota State Mankato and the community come together to create an ideal environment for living, growing, working and learning.
To see a full position description or to apply, please go to the State of Minnesota Employment site at:
www.careers.state.mn.us (posting # 12MNSC000543). Applications are only accepted at this website and must be submitted by Sept 17, 2012. Minnesota State University, Mankato is an affirmative action/equal opportunity university and is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system.