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Library Technician-LAC Group

  • 18 Aug 2021 4:36 PM
    Message # 10940083
    Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Position Title:

    Library Technician-LAC Group

    Position Description:

    LAC Group is seeking Library Technicians to work for a major federal agency in the Washington, DC area to assist with metadata entry, quality control and related tasks for government bibliographic data. The Technicians will use data drawn from multiple government systems including bibliographic records to create accurate and complete metadata records for government publications and documents in multiple formats (documents, images, audio, moving images, etc.). This is a full-time, benefited position.

    Produce required metadata outputs for Federal Government information documents or information systems, websites, or files using source data, bibliographic records, Government systems, Government instructions, or other online information sources and/or tangible documents.
    Review digital images, in various formats to ensure compliance with Government specifications.
    Record metadata, associated with image review results, in accordance with Government specifications.
    Validate content, in various formats, for completeness and edit or add associated metadata per instructions.
    Review and verify entered data.
    Identify Personally Identifiable Information (PII).
    Test activity and system changes by inputting new data and reviewing outputs.

    Bachelor’s degree in any discipline
    Minimum of one year of work experience working in data entry/metadata services operations
    Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, primarily Word and Excel, and other business applications
    Experience with web-based collaborative platforms such as SharePoint;
    Strong experience with performing quality control
    Experience writing policy or procedures
    Experience working with various text, audio, and image formats, including but not limited to TIFF, JPEG2000, PDF, etc.
    Strong communication skills in working with diverse group of professional and paraprofessional colleagues in a federal library
    Knowledge of various metadata standards and schemas including SuDoc, RDA, MARC21
    Knowledge of Federal Government publications and electronic resources
    General knowledge of Federal Government publication content and organization


    Application Process:


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