Library Technician- Library of Congress Washington, D.C.

Position: Library Technician
Location: Library of Congress
Salary Range: $35,265.00 to $45,844.00 / Per Year

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Job Overview Summary

The incumbent serves as a Collections Management Technician in the Collections Access, Loan and Management Division (CALM). The incumbent will report to the Team Leader, Request and User Support Unit. The incumbent is responsible for the maintenance, servicing and shelving of collections housed in the CALM Division during hours of public service. These activities include: retrieving materials for requesters; shelving newly acquired items as well as items returning from use; ensuring collections in the stacks are in proper order and neatly housed; and utilizing the LC Integrated Library System (LC ILS), Automated Call Slip (ACS) and other online systems. Critical to this position is the ability to work with a high degree of accuracy, to produce a large quantity of work often under severe time constraints, to understand and utilize a number of automated systems, to meet the physical requirements, and to be able to work in a cool work area. The position requires standing for extended periods of time, walking, kneeling, stooping, bending, pushing, pulling carts, reaching and lifting up to 40 lbs.