Job Overview


Vacancy ID: 1168237 

OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln’s promise – “To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan” – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs employees who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who served our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans. VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities. Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your Country's service. If you are transitioning from the military or a Veteran already, we invite you to explore the benefits of continuing your career at the VA. The VA is committed to hiring Veterans.

The VA is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.

The VA has adopted Core Values and Characteristics that apply universally across the Department. The five Core Values define “who we are,” our culture, and how we care for Veterans, their families and other beneficiaries. The Values are Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence (“I CARE”).

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The Librarian will be working at the VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Las Vegas, NV. This position is located in the Librarian area.

Major duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

·        Assists in locating materials and how to access/use online resources;

·        Provides reference service as a team member on E-reference service;

·        Instructs and assists staff in the use of databases, e-journals, e-books, etc.;

·        Participates in the acquisition, processing and de-activation of library materials;

·        Supports the implementation of decision support and knowledge-based content on the Knowledge and Information Services Center's intranet site;

·        Works with senior Librarians to assist collecting usage measures and statistics electronically;

·        Participates in local and regional information networks;

·        Assists in the compilation of usage, cost and effectiveness statistics on all e-content and Library Services;

·        Works on statistical reports and works to improve quality and/or identify opportunities for redesign; and

·        Performs all other duties as assigned.


Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No