Digital Librarian at the Ohio Genealogical Society

Hours: 
40 hours, scheduled Monday through Saturday, 9 to 5, with one day off
Deadline: 
July 15, 2019
Location: 
Bellville, Richland County, Ohio (I-71 at Exit 165)
Salary: 
$30,000 to $45,000
Expires: 
07/15/2019

Organization: 

Ohio Genealogical Society

Requirements: 

  • Masters of Library Science Degree from an ALA accredited institution or equivalent education/training in digital imaging, hardware and software, web site maintenance, including familiarity with content management software and metadata standards.

    Ability to express self effectively and concisely both orally and in writing. 

    Ability to operate and troubleshoot OGS library technology systems including personal computer software programs and other job related equipment. 

    Must be able to perform duties offsite. Valid driver’s license and personal vehicle required.

    Act with the customers/researchers in mind using information gained from interacting with customers/researchers.

    Ability to express self effectively and concisely both orally and in writing. 

  • Ability to operate and troubleshoot OGS library technology systems including personal computer software programs and other job related equipment. 
  • Must be able to perform duties offsite. Valid driver’s license and personal vehicle required.
  • Act with the customers/researchers in mind using information gained from interacting with customers/researchers.

The Ohio Genealogical Society uniquely creates a network of Ohio expertise that lets genealogists discover their families, so they feel personally enriched and confident in their results.

Duties: 

  • Working with the OGS Library Director in orienting, coaching, managing and evaluating assigned team.

    Work with professional web development vendor in the creation of a new website design for OGS

    Maintain the Ohio Genealogical Society website

    Manage digital projects.

    Assumes responsibility for the operation of the OGS Library in the absence of the director

    Trains staff, volunteers, board members, and customers/researchers onsite at the OGS Library and remotely.

    Work with professional web development vendor in the creation of a new website design for OGS

  • Maintain the Ohio Genealogical Society website
  • Manage digital projects.
  • Assumes responsibility for the operation of the OGS Library in the absence of the director
  • Trains staff, volunteers, board members, and customers/researchers onsite at the OGS Library and remotely.

Contact Information: 

Interested parties should send a cover letter along with their resume and references to Thomas S. Neel, Library Director (tneel@ogs.org) by July 15, 2019.

 

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