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Library Assistant-LAC Group

  • 23 Sep 2019 1:26 PM
    Message # 7894554

    Position Title:

    Library Assistant-LAC Group

    Position Description:

    LAC Group is seeking a Library Assistant to work for a major Federal Agency in Silver Spring, MD. The selected individual will assist the daily operations of collection management and provide daily assistance to the weeding of a large federal collection. This is a long-term, full-time (40 hours a week; Monday to Friday) benefited contract position. Work must be performed on-site.


    Assist daily operations of collection management with a focus on weeding and identifying items for discard
    Continuous standing, walking, lifting, bending and stooping to retrieve, re-shelve, shift, and update collections or to adjust shelves and move books from one location to another
    Pushing/pulling fully loaded book trucks weighing up to 300 pounds
    Loading and unloading wire baskets or carts with books and unbound materials
    Shelving materials of various sizes, weight, and quantities
    Using hand-wheels to access compact shelving ranges
    Other duties as the arise according to client requests

    Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
    6 months of prior experience working in a library
    Knowledge and understanding of various classification systems
    Ability to follow detailed instructions and organize large quantities of materials
    Proficiency and practical experience in the use of PCs, Windows Office Suite, and Microsoft Outlook
    Ability to work within a framework of established policies and procedures
    Attention to detail and accurate data entry skills

    Application Process:



Mailing Address:
DC Library Association
 2 Massachusetts Ave. NE
 Unit #: 1653
Washington, DC 20013
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