Library Clerk- LAC Group
LAC Group is seeking a Library Clerk to work at a federal agency information center in Beltsville, MD. The selected individual will be responsible for providing clerical support for the agency’s collection development activities. This is a one-year, full-time (40 hours a week; Monday to Friday) contract position and includes benefits.
Create and maintain spreadsheets supporting collection development activities
Search the web, agency’s catalog and bibliographic utilities to identify potential additions to the agency’s collection
Update agency’s databases
Import/upload materials to the agency’s databases
Verify and correct broken URLs for online materials
Coordinate and ship donations of the agency’s surplus books to tribal colleges
Proficiency and practical experience in the use of PCs, Windows Office Suite, and Microsoft Outlook. Basic computer skills, including the ability to create/ update information on word processing systems and the ability to navigate content on Internet databases and business/research sites.
Demonstrated ability to handle multiple responsibilities while effectively prioritizing and balancing a heavy workload of diverse activities and maintaining the accuracy of work performed
Demonstrated ability to work independently in a fast-paced and highly automated environment
Attention to detail and accurate data entry skills.
Ability to work within a framework of established policies and procedures
Following through on all assignments, projects, and duties
Ability to ask questions to clarify expectations
Demonstrated knowledge of classification and filing systems
Excellent oral and written communication skills