Two positions are available for Unit Heads in the Cataloging Section, Technical Services Division, Library Operations, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services.
The positions require the following skills:
Ability to catalog monographs, serials or integrating resources in print, non-print or electronic formats including applying and interpreting the latest edition of Anglo-American Cataloging Rules (AACR2) and Library of Congress Rule Interpretations (LCRIs).
Knowledge of authority work for names and series in an automated environment including reviewing or evaluating such records to assure that they comply with the NACO requirements.
Ability to provide subject access to monographs, serials, or integrating resources by assigning NLM MeSH descriptors and assigning classification notations from either NLM Classification or the Library of Congress Classification Schedules.
Ability to supervise staff.
Skill in oral and written communication.
Recruitment period : 6/6/2005-7/01/2005
Grade: GS 13
Salary range: $74,782.00 - 97,213.00
Vacancy Announcement Number: NLM-05-76645
see http://jobsearch.usajobs.opm.gov/getjob.asp?JobID=30726915 for complete job posting and application instructions.
Head, Cataloging Section
National Library of Medicine
8600 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20894
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