Library Associates Companies (LAC) seeks candidates for the position of Archival Technician to work on site at an ongoing project in New Orleans, Louisiana. Working under the supervision of the Archivist/Team Lead the Archival Technician will assist with processing collections and assist in the accurate completion of record fields in Archon that will be compliant with Encoded Archival Description (EAD) standards.

Primary Responsibilities

This is a list of primary responsibilities and is not intended to be all-inclusive:

 *   Help ensure Archon record data is EAD-compliant
 *   Assist with creating detailed finding aids for archival items
 *   Perform processing of physical archives
 *   Other related tasks as needed or requested

Minimum Qualifications

 *   Experience working in Integrated Library Systems or similar system
 *   Familiarity with Encoded Archival Descriptions (EAD)
 *   Ability to work effectively in a deadline-driven production environment
 *   Basic knowledge of archival processes and practices

Preferred Qualifications

 *   Strong knowledge of Encoded Archival Descriptions (EAD) a plus
 *   Experience with physical archives processing or acquisitions a plus
 *   Experience working with XML mark-up languages a plus
 *   Familiarity with Document Type Definitions (DTD) a plus


In order to be considered for this position, please follow the registration link below.

Library Associates Companies (LAC) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and values diversity in the workforce.


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