How about those New Job Descriptions

Some library jobs of note:

WanderingEyre posts about another cool job description:

How is that for a job title? The Emergent Technologies Librarian is a new job open at the Eastern Michigan University Library. This would be a wonderful position for someone who wanted to get their hands in the thick of Library 2.0.

From the posting:

The Eastern Michigan University Library seeks a proactive, creative, service-oriented individual to play a key role on its Information Services Team. The Emergent Technologies Librarian will serve as an explorer of and advocate for the use of emergent technologies to support online learning and enhance the effectiveness of library information and instructional services . The Emergent Technologies librarian will coordinate virtual/chat reference initiatives and provide scheduled reference assistance (face-to-face, email, telephone, virtual/chat).

And Topeka Shawnee is seeking a coder with library experience AND an innovative spirit:

If you are looking to make a change and are creative, like to take risks and want to work at a place full of opportunity and excitement, this is the place for you! The Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library is developing a Digital Branch to serve its customers in the digital age, and have formed a Digital Branch Team to meet that goal. The first goal is to hire a Web Programmer to build what’s in our collective heads. The ideal candidate is one who lives by code, loves PHP and MySQl and interested in cutting edge technologies like AJAX and Ruby on Rails. This programmer will work with our Digital Branch Team to design, code, test, and bring online these new services, many with a high “wow, cool, nobody else is doing this!” factor.

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