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Library Technician - LAC Group

Location: USA - MD - Beltsville

LAC Group is seeking a Library Technician with a federal agency located in Beltsville, MD. The Library Technician will assist a digital project aimed at the preservation and accessibility of a bound volumes collection. Work will be performed on site. This is a full time (40 hours a week; Monday-Friday) position with benefits and is expected to continue for 12 months from the start date. U.S. citizenship required.

Description:
  • Assist a digital project aimed at the preservation and accessibility of a bound volumes collection.
  • Work across divisions with multiple team members and follow an exact timeline for deliverables.
  • Work directly with onsite camera equipment and software to preserve these volumes.
  • Collaborate with Federal employees to apply metadata and will contribute new ideas when needed.

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field; Master of Library and Information Science (MLS or MLIS) is preferred
  • Experience creating metadata
  • Knowledge of metadata standards including AD, DACS, MARC, MODS, Dublin Core
  • Experience with archival theory and practices and archival management systems.
  • Experience with the Capture One software and professional imaging hardware preferred
  • Ability to handle print items and government equipment with care
  • Law Library experience preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Attention to detail; demonstrated organizational skills
  • Experience working in a customer service capacity
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • U.S. citizenship required

LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Employer who values diversity in the workplace.