Recruitment for Project Librarian Post at ICTS, Bangalore : Written Test Date 25/04/2018

Advertisement No.: ICTS-Notice-2018/05
Date: 06 April 2018
International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS) of TIFR invites applications for the post (one) of Project Librarian for its campus in Bangalore. The individual should be highly motivated person having ‘hands on’ experience of working in a library. The selected candidate shall be offered consolidated salary based on qualification and experience. The contract will be for a period of one year.

Essential Qualification:

  • Post Graduate or a diploma in sciences or mathematics with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks or an equivalent qualification.
  • Knowledge of ​Koha (or alternative like Libsys etc.)

Desirable qualification:

Candidate should be willing to learn and adapt to new paradigms. Experience in using Linux operating system is preferred.

Candidates with a degree in library sciences (B.Li.Sc. / M.Li.Sc.)  would be preferred.

 Job Profile:

Job profile includes developing and managing collections of books and journals (both paper and electronic), as well as websites; creating, updating and managing electronic and printed information resources; selecting, acquiring and cataloguing information using library and information software; keeping up to date with relevant professional developments in the library science sector and allied works; establishing and maintaining effective working relationship with academic staff and students; dealing with budgets and purchasing resources; handling external businesses, such as suppliers; managing library furniture and equipment.

Tenure: It is a temporary project appointment.

Location: ICTS campus, Bangalore

Upper Age limit: 28​ years (as on 1.4​ .201​8​), may be relaxed based on higher qualifications and/or experience.

Salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualification. The selected candidate will be required to join on a short notice.

​​How to Apply:
Interested candidates should report for a written test  on 2​5th April, 2018 with a copy of their CV and relevant original certificates stating the education qualifications, experience and any other relevant documents along with their photocopies. Candidates qualifying in the written test will appear for the recruitment process at the ICTS campus, Hesaraghatta.

Reporting time:

​​Date: 2​5th April, 2018

​​Time: 10:30 am

Candidates may use the ICTS shuttles from the IISC or NCBS campus. Bus schedule is available on the ICTS website. Please report at the main reception on arrival.

The institute reserves the right not to fill any post herein advertised or fill more vacancies. Canvassing in any form shall disqualify the candidate.


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