Librarian

Parliamentary Service Commission

Applications are invited from suitably qualified people to fill in the following vacant post which exists in the Parliament of Malawi Establishment.

Vac. No. PSC/1/2/19
Job Title: Librarian (Grade I/PO)
Reporting to: The Senior Librarian

Job Purpose

Provide library Services efficiently and effectively matching current trends with the information world.

Duties

  • Process books and other materials before placement on the shelf;
  • Process the acquisition of new books and periodicals for the Library;
  • Compile bibliographies of books for use by the members of Parliament and staff;
  • Participate in the Preparation of draft estimates for inclusion in the National Assembly annual budget;
  • Manage Library classifications and cataloguing operations;
  • Supervise the issuance of Library materials to user;
  • Supervise and appraising staff under his charge;
  • Participate in the formulation of policies and rules for the Library;
  • Market information and services of the library;
  • Prepare inter – Library loan request.

Qualification and Experience

A Bachelor’s Degree in Library and Information Science with at least 2 years work experience.

Mode of Application

Interested persons who meet the above specifications should submit a written application letter with a copy of current Curriculum Vitae, naming three (3) traceable referees to address below not later than 26th July, 2019.

The Secretary, Parliamentary Service Commission, Parliament Building P/Bag B362, Lilongwe 3