Position Description

Library Technician
Location Bethesda, MD
Job Code 1096
# of Openings 4
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ZAI has an immediate need for a Library Technician in support of the National Library of Medicine in Bethesda, Maryland. Duties include developing and maintaining reformatting digital content. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Select, gather, track, and prepare source materials for scanning
  • Inventory source materials
  • Ship and receive source materials scanned or copied offsite
  • Scan source materials
  • Process images and metadata
  • Perform QA/QC on images and metadata
  • Review the condition of source materials after scanning or copying, send for repair, if needed, and return to the collection

 

ADDITIONAL DUTIES:

  • Attend regularly scheduled library staff meetings.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Bachelor degree
  • 1-2 years library experience, preferably with digitization projects
  • Strong commitment to customer service
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative, team-oriented setting
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to organize and prioritize workload and meet deadlines

 

Preferred:

-- Knowledge of digitization and scanning software and equipment

 

To apply, please visit https://www.zai-inc.com/careers.