Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Vacancy: August'10

Name of Institution: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh

Position: Assistant Librarian

No. of Vacancies : 01

Salary Range: 8000-7450x7-11,150 EB 490x11-16450 Tk.

Educational Requirements and Experience:
Candidates should have at least 2nd class Master’s in Library Science with a compulsory computer skill.

Age Limitation: Up to 35 years.

Job Source : The Daily Star, Date: 18.08.2010, Page: 04(1)

How to Apply: Apply with a pay order of Tk. 200 to General Secretary along with a CV, two copies of recent passport size photographs, educational certificates and experience certificates.

Application Deadline: September 04, 2010

Name of Institution: Khulna University of Engineering and Tewchnology

Position: Assistant Librarian

No. of Vacancies : 01

Salary Range :15000-700x16-26200 Tk.

Educational Requirements and Experience:
As per prescribed form available from Registrar’s Office.

Job Source : The Dauily Star, Date: 15.08.2010, Page: 22(1)

How to Apply: For detail please see The Dauily Star, Date: 15.08.2010, Page: 22(1)

Application Deadline: September 09, 2010

Name of Institution: ICDDR,B

Position: Information Officer with the Library and Information Services Unit of Human Resources under the Executive Director's Division (Advertisement #291/10)

No. of Vacancies: 01

ICDDR,B invites applications from suitable candidates for the position of Information Officer with the Library and Information Services Unit of Human Resources under the Executive Director’s Division. The appointment will be made on a Fixed Term basis for 2 years which may be extended for further period depending on satisfactory performance and availability of funds.

Duty Station – Dhaka

Salary - Annual Tk. 309,700/- inclusive of house rent and conveyance allowances with other admissible benefits.

Benefits/facilities - 14.8% retirement fund contribution by the Centre, children allowance @Tk.1,420/- per child per month, medical facilities for dependent spouse and children, free group life insurance, and subsidized transport, canteen, daycare facilities.

Job Profile:
• Manage all types of circulation activities in the Library;
• Make photocopies; handle money received from sales of services and photocopies, search literature, provide print services, deposit membership fees and others to Finance office, take care of library clearance for internal members;
• Maintain inter-library loan operation, records and files, reprint files; compile library statistics; monitor use of information resources; guard against theft;
• Guide users in getting information, using databases, Internet & Intranet, searching in house databases, downloading different documents;
• Collect information materials from different sources and input those in Alice library database with proper bibliographic information;
• Help scientific staff members and researchers in providing citation services and checking references; display new acquisition materials and photo image to provide current awareness services;

• Master degree, with honors preferable, in Information Science and Library Management/Library and Information Science;
• 3 years working experiences in a library, information centre or resources centre; Preference will be given to the incumbent who have foreign training and working experience in international library;
• Sound knowledge about circulation activities and reference services;
• Knowledge on metadata standards (i.e. Dublin Core Metadata), HTML, documents repository, process/preservation of knowledge materials and searching on internet;
• Familiarity with intellectual property issues in a library and preparation of inter-library cooperation contract or terms of references would be highly appreciated;
• Advanced skills in Microsoft Office applications, literature search and any library management software (i.e. Alice for Windows and WinISIS or other) would be an asset;
• Excellent interpersonal skill and strong command over written and spoken English and Bangla;
• Able to work under stress and also willing to work beyond normal office hour including weekends and holidays if required.

How to Apply: Interested candidates who fulfill the requirements should submit online applications using ICDDR,B website: by August 14, 2010. The internal candidates must mention their identification number in the applications.
Special information:

ICDDR,B is an equal opportunity employer and particularly welcomes applications from women candidates. Any persuasion will disqualify the candidature. Only short listed candidates shall be invited for the interview.

Application Deadline: August 14, 2010

Name of Institution: Atish Dipankar University of Science & Technology (Uttara Campus)

Position: Assistant Librarian

No. of Vacancies: 01

Salary Range: Negotiable

Educational Requirements:
Masters in Library Science from any recognized university

Job Source: Online job posting, Posting Date: July 27, 2010

How to Apply: The application along with CV, copies of certificates, 2- names of referees and 2- copies of PP size photographers should reach to the Deputy Registrar, Atish Dipankar University of Science and Technology (ADUST), Uttara Campus, House # 77, Road # 19, Sector # 11, Uttara, Dhaka 1230.

Application Deadline: August 05, 2010

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