Four Positions- Washington DC & Maryland

Position: Program Specialist
Location: Library of Congress, Washington, DC
Salary: $96,970 to $126,062 per year

Full vacancy announcement available on USAJOBS.

This position is located in the Binding and Collections Care Division (BCCD), Preservation Directorate within Library Services at the Library of Congress. The position reports directly to the Chief, BCCD and uses expert knowledge of budget implementation, program management, contract administration, and office procurement procedures. The incumbent independently identifies problems and solutions in determining resources and priorities for BCCD programs such as mass deacidification and binding contracts.

Position: Library Project Manager
Location: Zimmerman Associates Inc, Washington DC

Full posting on the University of Maryland blogMLIS.

ZAI is seeking Library Project Manager with strong law library experience to provide administrative oversight and staff supervision. Candidates must have at least two years’ experience working in a law library with over 500,000 volumes, and have experience utilizing the Voyager Integrated Library System. Must have demonstrated the ability to manage collection maintenance operations in a law library, and shall have demonstrated project-based supervisory skills, including training employees and reviewing the work of others, of at least one year.

Position: Library Technician- Web Harvesting
Location: Zimmerman Associates Inc, Washington DC

Full posting on the University of Maryland blogMLIS.

ZAI has an immediate need for Librarian Technician to support various web harvesting (i.e., web/data archiving), activities and assignments at our project located in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Candidates must have a minimum Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science or related fields and possess some work experience with web archiving tools and techniques. Candidates must also be familiar with IT, Web, and library terminology; Federal government publications and electronic resources; and metadata standards and schemas. Attention to detail and analytical skills are crucial: Candidates must be detailed oriented, have the ability to troubleshoot and solve problems effectively and efficiently, and have experience implementing quality assurance practices and providing written performance reports. The ability to take, understand, and follow instruction as provided, and effectively communicate and work cooperatively with project staff is a must. Knowledge and experience working with Microsoft Office software applications is also a requirement.

Position: Librarian Technician
Location: Zimmerman Associates Inc.- NIH Library, Bethesda, MD

Full posting on the University of Maryland blogMLIS.

In support of our work at the NIH Library in Bethesda, Maryland—a Federal Library of the Year—ZAI is seeking a full-time Library Technician. This would be a fantastic opportunity, in one of the US Government’s best libraries, for a customer service savvy library technician or a library school student looking for a challenging “real world” job experience!

The duties of the Library Technician include receiving incoming inquiries for assistance, tracking requests in process, and reporting usage statistics.