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Misericordia University
Reference Specialist (part-time)

This part-time position will provide support for the reference department that includes staffing the reference desk, assisting with and answering reference questions for individuals and groups, and other administrative duties. 

Required qualifications are an Associates degree; two years of professional experience in a library or in higher education; and knowledge of library systems.  An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.  Preference will be given to candidates that have professional experience in Reference and to those who have experience with a Sirsi system.  Computer proficiency and experience with the Internet, email and basic computer software programs in a Windows environment, including word processing, database and spreadsheets, is essential.  The ability to work evenings and weekends is required.

For confidential consideration, please apply online with a cover letter, resume, and professional references at www.misericordia.edu/hr or by mail addressed to the Office of Human Resources, Misericordia University, 301 Lake Street, Dallas, PA 18612

Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus.  Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.

Misericordia University, an 87-year-old institution founded by the Sisters of Mercy, offering baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees, is located adjacent to the Pocono Mountains region of Northeastern Pennsylvania, approximately 2 hours from New York City, and Philadelphia.  The university's approach of combining a quality liberal arts education with professional preparation and service leadership has resulted in its wide regional acclaim.


Posted in January, 2012