Polytechnic Librarian Job in Nigeria

The Jigawa State Polytechnic, Dutse is a state government higher education institution located in Dutse, Jigawa State, Nigeria. The Jigawa State Polytechnic, Dutse was established in 2007 after the takeover of Hussaini Adamu Polytechnic by the Federal Government of Nigeria and renamed to Hussaini Adamu Federal Polytechnic.

The Governing Council of the Polytechnic invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Polytechnic Librarian

Location: Dutse, Jigawa


  • Polytechnic Librarian is the Head of Library department and he is responsible to the Rector in the general administration of the Department.
  • Formulating overall library polices, initiating personnel contact and liaising with relevant department
  • Preparation of library budget.


  • A holder of MLS with at least 15 years cognate experience or recognized Degree plus post graduate qualification in Library Science and at least 15 years cognate experience.
  • A holder of PhD in Library Science with at least 12 years cognate experience.
  • Registration with a relevant recognized professional body.
  • Knowledge of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is an added advantage.

Application Closing Date
21st May, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should submit fifteen (15) copies of their Applications attached with detailed Curriculum Vitae and Credentials under a confidential cover in an envelope marked "Post of Polytechnic Librarian" to:
The Office of the Acting Registrar,
Jigawa State Polytechnic,
Dutse, Jigawa State.


  • Candidates should include names and Addresses of three (3) Referees, one of whom must be the applicant's current employer.
  • All the Referees are to forward confidential reports attesting to the candidates claims of administrative and educational qualifications.
  • Candidates should send a Medical Report of Fitness from a Government Hospital.
  • Only shortlisted candidates would be invited for interview.