DescriptionThe University of Virginia Library seeks a Metadata Integration and Delivery Specialist. Metadata Management Services facilitates access to library managed content, participates in partnerships to share expertise and innovate in data management and engages fully in the work of the University of Virginia. The employee in this position supports that mission by collaborating with colleagues within and outside of the department and Library to determine and document best practices and workflows for non-MARC metadata creation. This position is charged with finding creative, collaborative and sustainable solutions for providing and managing metadata for a variety of physical and digital resources. This position will also have responsibility for describing resources in a variety of formats, following local and national standards. The employee in this position is encouraged to be current with the community of practice for non-MARC metadata and stay abreast of developments within the broader field of information organization.
Required: Bachelor's degree . Experience with library metadata standards and application, and can demonstrate the ability to work independently and collaboratively across groups to achieve objectives. Demonstrated ability to create metadata according to established rules and standards. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across groups to achieve objectives. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Excellent interpersonal skills.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: jobs.virginia.edu
Published: Monday, December 2, 2013 19:29 UTC
Last updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 23:44 UTC