Job Opening at University of North Dakota, Chester Fritz Library: Government Documents Library Associate and Copy Cataloger
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Job posted 9/6/2019 - closing date 9/19/2019
The purpose of this position is to receive, process and oversee retention of U.S. federal government documents as a Shared Regional Depository Library, including GPO's electronic titles. Maintain the documents according to federal regulations. Provide library users accurate online access government documents in multiple formats, both tangible and online, through Alma by doing Copy Cataloging using OCLC, AACR and RDA cataloging rules, LCSH, and LC according to standards. Perform catalog maintenance and quality assurance tasks to ensure online bibliographic, item, and other records are maintained or updated according to standards; process materials accordingly. Assist in maintaining the library's Shared Regional Depository collection in cooperation with North Dakota State University. Assist patrons in finding government documents.
Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively with diverse groups of library staff.
Good organizational skills.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Able to implement rules, procedures, practices or operations.
Able to use standard office equipment such as computers, specialized software effectively.
Ability to use ODIN's Academic Library Services Platform and related online or networked software.
Experience in copy cataloging using OCLC.
Experience using a library services platform (LSP) online library system to perform technical services activities in an academic or research library.
Demonstrated knowledge of concepts and application of rules, standards, and practices for organizing information.
Experience with description and assignment of name, subject, series and uniform title headings applying AACR/RDA rules in MARC formats.
Cataloging experience with multiple formats.
Familiarity with the receipt, processing, and retention of U.S. federal government documents, including GPO's electronic titles and SUDOC classification.
Demonstrated experience maintaining various bibliographic, item, holdings, serials, and acquisitions database records to current standards.
Experience with computer applications (word processing, spreadsheets) and web resources and the ability to integrate them in workflow.
Minimum Hiring Salary/Position Classification: $26,500/year, full time, benefited, non-exempt
Benefits: Includes single or family health care coverage (premiums paid for by the University), basic life insurance, EAP, retirement plan, tuition waiver, annual and sick leave. Optional benefits available: supplemental life, dental, vision, flexible spending account, supplemental retirement plans.
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm