Thursday, 20th Jul 2017
Vacancy Announcement: Library Assistant IT
Date: 04 Jul 2017

Detailed information and application procedure
can be viewed at MC website

Deadline for Applications: 2 August 2017

Martin Chautari encourages applications by candidates from marginal and excluded groups.

Job description: Library Assistant IT 

General Description
As Library Assistant IT in MC’s library department, the candidate will possess a technical knowledge of managing, recording, disseminating and controlling library and archival activities in conformity with the prevailing rules and copyright laws. The candidate will have excellent networking and coordination skills.  

Primary Job Functions
Maintain library system, write programs in Java and Perl to customize Koha, create MC library's portal. Generate and manage library materials, disseminate the library resources and control over these activities. Assist the Assistant Librarian in developing and managing library development plans including the digitization of materials, material collection and management from possible sources.  

Required Skills

  • Working knowledge of database management
  • Familiarity with Content Management Systems (such as Joomla) and related scripting (HTML, CSS and JavaScript)
  • Knowledge of Java/Perl
  • Familiarity with Linux environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good command over communicating in English and Nepali

Education and Work Experience
Bachelors in Computer Science (CSIT) or equivalent with minimum 3 years of proven work experience  

Work Status
Full time 

Position may require travel for documents collection within Kathmandu valley. 

Reports to the Librarian 

Application Procedure
Drop your application to Chautari front desk or Email to with the following attachments by 2 August 2017, a cover letter, the most recent cv, and names and contacts of two references all as separate files. Please name and number the files as Surname_Year_LA. 

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