The Ramapo Catskill Library System (RCLS), located in Middletown, New York, seeks a part-time Technical Services Specialist. The work to be performed includes modifying catalog records in USMARC (US Machine Readable Cataloging) format according to AACR2 (Anglo-American Cataloging Tools) and RDA (Resource Description and Access) rules on an as-needed basis. Amend subject headings using Library of Congress subject headings as needed; Assist with managing inter-loans requests and monthly statistical reports.
This position will work 10 hours per week; the scheduled hours will be Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday. The work scope will be done independently, and the opportunity to work remotely is available for some of the scheduled hours.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, AND SKILLS
- High school diploma or equivalent;
- Demonstrated aptitude toward accuracy and attention to detail
- Demonstrated aptitude using Microsoft Office Suite, Windows Operating Systems, and cloud technology
- Demonstrated proficiency in written and verbal communication, including phone and online
Compensation: $18 an hour
Please email a cover letter, resume, and two professional references to Grace Riario, firstname.lastname@example.org, by September 8, 2023