Systems Administrator (ILS)

Centerville, Ohio
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Salary: $45,614.40 - $60,236.80
Created: July 14, 2022


The Washington-Centerville Public Library, a busy mid-sized suburban library serving a population of
approximately 56,000 citizens in the communities of Centerville and Washington Township, is seeking a
Systems Administrator to help us fulfill our Mission and Values and demonstrate our Customer Service

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Install, configure, upgrade, perform preventative maintenance, monitor, and provide support for the ILS (Sierra) and other assigned systems.
  • Design, create, develop and maintain functionality of library catalogs using vendor provided tools and other web development software.
  • Develop and maintain in-house applications including, but not limited to designing databases; database administration; designing, developing and maintaining applications including web-based applications.
  • Provide data and analysis of ILS, online catalog and web site usage statistics. Use analysis to guide online service development.
  • Analyze information technology needs, identify priorities and develop new and improved services, policies and procedures.
  • Develop improvements and efficiencies for staff and patrons including automation of tasks and statistics.
  • Oversee implementation of systems and technology projects to support and meet library objectives.
  • Respond to staff and patron questions and issues, providing training as needed.
  • Assume other tasks as assigned.

Required Skills & Knowledge

  • Associate's degree in computer-related area or MLS from an ALA accredited institution.
  • Web design and development skills including programming languages, scripting languages, database management, APIs and content management systems.
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, VBScript, PHP, SQL or PostgreSQL preferred.
  • Successful management of web and/or ILS projects.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software.
  • Project management and planning experience.
  • Self-motivated, organized, efficient, and productive with excellent time management skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects with competing deadlines.
  • Collaborative, hands-on style with exceptional follow through.
  • Ability to research and apply new technology.
  • Analytical problem-solving skills.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and written/verbal skills, including the ability to explain and train “non-technical” individuals in the effective use of all relevant systems.

Compensation & Benefits

  • Excellent benefits package including 10% pick-up of employee’s contribution to Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS)
  • Starting pay $21.93 - $28.96 per hour (which reflects pay of $24.12 - $31.86 with OPERS pick-up)

Status/Schedule of Hours

  • Non-exempt; bargaining unit position
  • 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
  • Hybrid work schedule available after successful completion of provisionary period

To Apply
To be considered for this position, please submit cover letter, resume and WCPL application to:
Human Resources, SA722WP, Washington-Centerville Public Library, 111 West Spring Valley Road, Centerville,
OH 45458 or email to:

All offers of employment will be contingent upon the candidate successfully completing a Bureau of Criminal Identification (BCI) fingerprint check.


Published: Thursday, July 14, 2022 22:43 UTC

Last updated: Thursday, July 14, 2022 22:43 UTC