ASRC Management Services is seeking several Librarian
Professionals to support the Environmental Protection Agency contract in Washington, DC. See
several openings listed below.
Position: Librarian ( 4772)
Name of Employer: ASRC Management
Summary of Responsibilities: Provides support for
content analysis and management, terminology integration, taxonomy development,
and web document cataloging functions(metadata). Provides analysis and
consultation for the implementation and integration of a topical redesign of web
content, and supporting client initiatives for information architecture. The
Librarian will serve on a team that provides support for the client in the areas
of creating content inventories, taxonomy development and integration,
identification of redundant, outdated or trivial web content, and providing
guidance to the client group for the assignment of appropriate metadata to its
web content. The Librarian will also have a role in providing support for
tracking of the overall IA framework and how specific client offices and
programs fit within the overall architecture. Provides support for Public Access
and Intranet web projects with a particular focus on metadata, controlled
vocabularies, terminology integration, and in the development and evaluation of
taxonomically controlled web content. Analyzes large amounts of content, creates
content inventories, as well as supports the creation and ongoing management of
organization-specific vocabularies. Provides analysis and consultation for the
implementation and integration of metadata requirements within client
initiatives such as content management systems, search services and portal
development. Participates as a member of the Librarian team that advises the
creation and integration of unit-level information assets within the
organization-wide Information Architecture. Coordinate with client information
architecture leads to support departments and workgroups throughout the agency.
Reviewing and reporting on project progress. Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Master's degree in library
science or equivalent. 2-4 years of professional level experience.
Applicant must be experienced in taxonomy development, information architecture,
web content management and information retrieval systems. Knowledge of database
management systems, content management systems, search engines, HTML, XML, and
related technologies. Demonstrated strong written and oral communication
abilities. A sample of professional writing is required. Demonstrated ability to
work in a team environment. Demonstrated ability to be self-directed and take
initiative. Good editorial skills and excellent attention to detail. Creative
problem-solving and analytical skills. Proficiency with spreadsheets, databases,
and office applications. Excellent project management skills. Ability to manage
a project with minimum guidance. Experience in preparing analytic reports and
How to Apply: If you are interested in
this position, please apply via the website at www.asrcms.com and reference job number 4722.
Position: 4841 - Cataloging
Para-Librarian ( 4 temporary
positions; 6 month assignment)
Name of Employer: ASRC Management Services
Location: Washington, DC
Summary of Responsibilities: Providing support for the creation of
metadata for web content, using modified Dublin Core. Tasking will include the
writing of document descriptions, selection of open keywords and selection of
terms from controlled vocabularies. Cataloging of a large number of existing
documents that have little or no current metadata. Reviewing any existing
metadata and edit or add new metadata as appropriate according to the directions
given. Production-level cataloging will be required; metadata editing and entry
will be preformed in a spreadsheet environment. Creating of metadata for PDF and
HTML documents. Reviewing and editing of existing metadata for PDF and HTML
documents. Reporting on project progress. Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Bachelors degree and 3-5 years
experience in related field. Experience in the creation of metadata for web
content in a high-production environment. Ability to write succinct descriptions
of documents. Ability to apply a controlled set of terminology to content.
Demonstrated understanding of the selection of open keywords for content.
Proficiency with spreadsheets and other office applications. Ability to work in
a team environment. Excellent attention to details.
Apply: If you are interested in this position, please
apply via the website at www.asrcms.com and reference job
number 4841 .
ASRC Federal Holding
6303 Ivy Lane, Suite
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