Jobs Available: Singapore Polytechnic (3 positions)

Employer: Singapore Polytechnic Library
Singapore Polytechnic Library is looking for suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacancies.

A Degree and preferably a post-graduate qualification in Library and Information Studies with 3 years of relevant experience.

The appointee will be required to co-ordinate outreach and promotional activities, co-ordinate marketing communications, support events management, plan and implement user-centred services, establish and build relationship with users, manage projects and support other library functions.

The position calls for an appointee who is energetic, resourceful and service-oriented. He/she must enjoy working with students and is able to implement promotion strategies to maximize the use of the Library. In addition, he/she must have good communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work independently as well as in a team.

A Degree in Computer Science or equivalent and preferably a post-graduate qualification in Library and Information System with 3 years of relevant experience.

The appointee will be required to be proficient in system administration of Windows and RedHat Linux servers and have a good knowledge of web coding, scripting languages and open source systems. Library knowledge, experience with library application software and project management will be an advantage.

The appointee is expected to manage and administer library servers and software applications; manage projects, implement improvements and maintain contracts; work with vendors and support departments; manage technical support staff; plan new web applications and digital initiatives; implement new and emerging technologies; and manage IT facilities and security systems in the Library.

The position calls for a candidate who is resourceful, able to communicate effectively and good at problem-solving. He/she must keep abreast of developments in infocomm technology and information systems. The ability to establish goals and priorities, skills to work on several projects concurrently, a strong service orientation, and working independently as well as being a team player is essential.

A Polytechnic Diploma in graphic design, visual communication or equivalent with at least 2 years of relevant experience. Knowledge of digital media development, web applications and social media tools will be required. Proficiency in Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, HTML and Flash are essential.

The appointee will be required to design posters, brochures, mailers and newsletters to promote services, provide general administrative/IT support, maintain databases and provide support for media labs and online platforms.

The position calls for a candidate who is self-motivated, creative, has a passion for design work, good interpersonal and communication skills, a team player and able to work independently. He/She must be energetic, meticulous, service-oriented and willing to multi-task.

How to Apply
Applications may be made through the
Singapore Polytechnic Online Application Service for
Academic and Other Support Positions at this URL,

Closing date: 12 November 2011.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *