BCCA Reference Librarian (Temporary Full-Time)

Reference Librarian

BC Cancer Agency – Abbotsford Centre and Fraser Valley Centre

Reference #56117
Temporary Full Time (Until April 13, 2018)

Wage: $32.55/hr

Shift times: Monday, Tuesday and alternating Wednesday’s (0800 – 1600) at Fraser Valley Centre

Alternating Wednesday’s, Thursday and Friday (0800 – 1600) at Abbotsford Centre

In accordance with the Mission, Vision and Values, and strategic directions of Provincial Health Services Authority patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at PHSA, and as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.

Under the direction of the BCCA Provincial Library Leader (PPL), the Reference Librarian will work cooperatively with other Library staff at any of the BCCA Cancer centres, to provide reference and research consultation services, literature searches, bibliographic instruction and information literacy training, technical support, and web maintenance support. Trains volunteers to assist with consumer health collections. Assists with collection development, document delivery and circulation


Education, Training and Experience

Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited Library School, one (1) years’ experience in a health-related library and/or a subject background in a health-related field or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Skills and Abilities:

• Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

• Ability to organize work.

• Ability to deal with others effectively.

• Ability to operate related equipment.

• Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

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Applications will be accepted until this position has been filled.


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