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Manager, Library Services, Munson Medical Center, Traverse City, MI

Munson Medical Center, a 368-bed teaching hospital, is located in the resort community of Traverse City on Grand Traverse Bay in northwest lower Michigan.  A Top 100 Hospital for the past four years, it also received the National Quality Health Care Award in 2000.  As a regional healthcare system, Munson Healthcare provides direct access to over 350 physicians representing 38 specialty services and is comprised of four health care facilities located throughout northern Michigan, employing more than 4,000 people system-wide.  More than 350,000 people from 24 counties are served annually.  A Graduate Medical Education program is located in the Family Practice Center for medical students and residents in Family Practice.  Nursing students from Northwestern Michigan College, Kirtland Community College and the University Center, along with Pharmacy interns from Ferris State University, also do rotations at Munson.  For more information, visit www.mhc.net. 

The Library Services Department is seeking an energetic and creative Manager to join a team of two professional librarians and two support staff covering two libraries on two campuses:  The Health Sciences Library for the clinical and professional staff and the Community Health Library for the public.

Minimum Qualifications
MLS from an ALA accredited school.
Three-five years professional experience in a clinical library setting with                     progressive work responsibilities.
Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills.
Demonstrated proficiency in microcomputer and advanced Internet applications, including html and web page development.
Experience in providing reference services, user education and database searching.
Information system skills necessary to evaluate, access and support system-wide electronic access to knowledge-based information.
Analytical skills to develop and administer departmental budgets, activity data and access appropriate library materials and programs.

Salary and Availability
Salary dependent on experience with range of $38,000-57,000.  Interviews will begin, February, 2001 with anticipated starting date late April, 2001.

To apply, submit a letter of application, resume, names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of three professional references to:
GIna Ranger, Human Resources, Munson Medical Center, 1105 Sixth St., Traverse City, MI  49684-2386.  Fax: 231-935-7191.  Voice Phone:  231-935-7188.