Technical Librarian (Washington, DC)

Our federal government contracting client is currently seeking to hire a Technical Librarian for an opportunity located in Washington, DC. The qualified candidate will be responsible for ensuring all
obligations of the project are met within the established deadlines. Preferred experience with
cataloging, ILS management, technical database management, and Federal material.

· Master’s degree in library/information science from an ALA-accredited institution
· Minimum two (2) years of work experience in library technical services operations,
specifically cataloging/metadata unit, working on original and copy cataloging/metadata.

Skills Needed
· Experience with the MARC 21 and RDA standards.
· Strong knowledge and work experience using Library of Congress classification schema.
· Experience with principles of authority control, including creating, selecting and applying
controlled vocabularies to local collections.
· Experience in administration, configuration, and daily operations of an Integrated Library
System (ILS). OCLC WorldShare Management Services experience preferred.
· Website experience in designing, editing, developing, and maintaining content for intranet
webpages and web-based information systems. Experience with HTML, CSS required, and
Drupal preferred.
· Experience planning and implementing non-standard information search and retrieval
taxonomies and applications. Alfresco experience preferred.
· Exposure with IP management. EZProxy experience preferred.
· Experience in and/or practical working knowledge of library automation, and simple PC
troubleshooting techniques.
Tags: Technical Librarian, web Librarian, RDA, Cataloging, Metadata, Records, drupal
This position supports a Federal Government Contract, and the successful candidate will need
to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 to meet eligibility requirements.

The client is an equal opportunity employer. In compliance with Federal and State Equal
Opportunity Laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions applied for without
regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity) , national origin,
political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age,
veterans status or any other legally protected status.

Please email us at info@esghire.com with resume to be considered for this position.