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Project Manager - LAC Group

Location: USA - MD - Bethesda

LAC Group is seeking an experienced Project Manager for a contract within a prestigious federal library in Bethesda, Maryland. The Project Manager will direct and supervise a large library staff of professionals and paraprofessionals with a focus on collection management and collection reformatting. This is a long-term, full-time (40 hours a week; Monday to Friday) benefited contract opportunity.

  • Train, develop and supervise a team of library professionals and paraprofessionals in a large federal library
  • Assign work to all employees, providing training and instruction to all staff
  • Develop and maintain a quality assurance program
  • Maintain statistical records submitted monthly showing progress, accomplishments, problems and how they were resolved

  • MLS from an ALA-accredited institution
  • Three years experience supervising in a library setting, experience managing programs in a government setting preferred
  • Demonstrated experience training, supervising and evaluating the work of professional and paraprofessional librarians
  • Three years of recent experience in each of the following areas:
  • Interpreting bibliographic data elements; searching and maintaining bibliographic records in an integrated library system
  • Collection maintenance activities
  • Analog-to-digital reformatting projects.
  • Experience in a science or health library preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to pass a background check

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