Assistant Librarian: Grade VI x 2

Job Description

Cork Institute of Technology which incorporates the CIT Crawford College of Art & Design, CIT Cork School of Music and the National Maritime College of Ireland, invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the following positions.


  • Assistant Librarian: Grade VI – Metadata & Research Data Services

    (Permanent Whole Time Contract) 

  • Assistant Librarian: Grade VI – Digital Scholarship Services

(12 Month Fixed Term Contract)


Salary Scales:

Grade VI: €46,771.00 to €57,157.00 per annum (including long service increments)


For all new appointees to the Public Sector, the starting salary will be at the minimum of the scale. Candidates should note that remuneration may be adjusted from time to time in accordance with Government pay policy.

Information on Cork Institute of Technology

Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) is a publicly funded higher education provider of high national and international standing located in Cork, Ireland’s second largest city and capital of Ireland’s south-western Munster province. With currently ca. 12,000 total enrolments and 1,425 staff (incl. 824 academic teaching and research staff), CIT is the second largest of Ireland’s Institutes of Technology and offers programmes of higher and further education and training in the fields of Engineering, Science, Business, Computing, Fine Art & Design, Humanities, Maritime Education and Music. CIT offers in the region of 260 awards at Levels 6 to 10 of the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ), encompassing the major awards of Higher Certificate, Ordinary Bachelor, Honours Bachelor, Higher Diploma, Postgraduate Diploma, Master, Professional Master (jointly with University College Cork) and PhD.

The comprehensive quality infrastructure for both taught and research degree provision currently in place will enable the Institute to make a seamless transition to assuming full degree awarding powers following its re-designation as a Technological University, which is currently underway. The mission of the Munster Technological University is the promotion of the use of knowledge to realise positive effects for society. The future role of library services plays a significant role in achieving this MTU vision through excellence in education, research and engagement.


Applications by CIT eRecruitment only.

Applications will not be accepted in any other format.

Please click on the Apply button for further details and to apply for these positions.

Closing date for receipt of eApplications is 1:00 pm on Thursday, 28th February 2019.


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