Library Services Trainer and Missouri Libraries 2 Go (MOLIB2GO) Coordinator -- Amigos Library Services -- Dallas, TX

Library Services Trainer and Missouri Libraries 2 Go (MOLIB2GO) Coordinator – Continuing Education Services

Amigos Library Services seeks to fill the position of Library Services Trainer and Missouri Libraries 2 Go (MOLIB2GO) Coordinator within its Continuing Education Services (CES) team. This position has the option to work from Amigos’ Addison / Dallas office, Ballwin / St. Louis office, or remotely. Read the full description of this exciting opportunity and the application instructions below.

Position Overview
The Library Services Trainer and Missouri Libraries 2 Go (MOLIB2GO) Coordinator provides education and training to support libraries in the areas of public service, outreach, and library technology and works with public libraries across Missouri to coordinate the Missouri Libraries 2 Go (MOLIB2GO) OverDrive Consortium. The Library Services Trainer works with the Manager of Continuing Education Services to implement short and long-term projects related to the organization's continuing education programs; explores additional services to meet the professional development needs of member and non-member libraries; and supports the design, development, and delivery of training for library staff.

Amigos Library Services' Strategic Plan to 2025 seeks to position the organization as member-led / member-centered; a valued partner; and focused on libraries and library staff. Within the Continuing Education Services unit, pursuit of the strategic plan may include investment in outreach to member libraries to understand their current and changing professional development needs; engagement with content experts at member libraries to highlight the positive work happening across the membership; development of new networks across continuing education providers; or other strategies that improve existing and explore new directions for Amigos.

This position reports to the Manager of Continuing Education Services.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills.
    This position engages with partners and designs, develops, and delivers content. The ability to communicate professionally and productively is key to this role.
  • Professionally engaged and curious.
    This position helps maintain state, regional, and national professional relationships; actively seeks out new content; and explores new opportunities for collaboration.
  • Detail- and Process-Oriented.
    This position implements projects related to the organization’s continuing education programs using agreed upon systems and processes to ensure efficiency and excellent customer service.
  • 2-3 years' experience in training or development continuing education content.

Education
Master's Degree Library Science from an ALA-accredited program or a master's degree with experience working in libraries or with library professionals, preferred.

Salary and Benefits
The anticipated hiring salary is from $60,000. Amigos offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental coverage; optional vision and supplementary insurances; 401(k) retirement plan; vacation, personal, and sick days.

Application and Deadline
Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume as PDF attachments in an email to resumes@amigos.org. Questions should be directed to Miguel Figueroa (figueroa@amigos.org). The position is open until filled with review of applications beginning immediately.

About Amigos Library Services
Amigos Library Services is a not-for-profit library consortium dedicated to serving over 500 academic, public, and special libraries throughout the Southcentral and Southwest regions and across the United States. Amigos provides member libraries with group purchasing, materials delivery, continuing education, and technology hosting services.

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