ZAI has a need for Library Director at a project located in Washington, DC. This is a working supervisory position. The Library Director will supervise ZAI personnel and work on assigned tasks as needed. The Library Director will have full authority to act for ZAI in the performance of the required library work and services. Preferred experience with research with legal, congressional, legislative history, regulatory research.
Required Skill Sets:
Master’s degree in library/information science from an ALA-accredited institution
Minimum one (1) year of supervisory experience
Minimum (1) year of professional cataloging experience
Minimum two (2) years of work experience in technical services operations, library setting
Preferred experience with legal, legislative history, congressional, and regulatory research
Experience with front desk support, reference, reference development, collection maintenance and management, acquisitions
Experience with outreach, marketing , and developing new reference services
Work experience with U.S. Federal document collections
Strong skill/experience using an Integrated Library System (ILS), preferably OCLC WMS
Experience managing or supervising library/information operations
Experience working with Lexis, Westlaw, HeinOnline or CLEAR Investigative database software
Experience with principles of authority control, including selecting and applying controlled vocabularies to local collections
Experience in and/or practical working knowledge of library automation, personal computers (PC), and simple PC troubleshooting techniques.
Experience using WORD, Excel, or other PC applications