Oakland University Library Digital Initiatives Assistant in Rochester, Michigan

Minimum Qualifications

High school graduation or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Four years progressively responsible library experience, including at least one year of experience with bibliographic description and metadata in a technical services or related unit. Knowledge of metadata, controlled vocabulary or thesauri. Ability to instruct and direct lower level non-exempt employees and student assistants in work methods and procedures. Experience with digital imaging or multimedia software and products; familiarity with metadata production and digitization processes and hardware. Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment. Ability to effectively interact with the public, students, faculty and staff. Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated attention to detail.

All Qualifications

Unless otherwise required by an applicable collective bargaining agreement, all minimum, additional and desired qualifications are preferred, but qualifications, degrees, and/or experience deemed comparable and/or equivalent by Oakland University in its sole and exclusive discretion may be considered.

Additional Qualifications

Ability to perform the functions consistent with intermediate word processing, intermediate spreadsheet, and advanced database applications as demonstrated by a skills assessment.

Position Purpose

To provide support for the organization, population and maintenance of Oakland University’s digital scholarship collections and digitization projects.

Position Number: 993851

Requisition No.: S00671

Salary Range/Pay Rate: $42,021 annually.

Position Notes: This position is an Oakland University Professional Support Association-MEA/NEA position. The incumbent will be represented by the MEA/NEA. This position will remain open a minimum of five (5) working days. External applicants may be considered. Qualified bargaining unit members will receive interviews and initial consideration.

Employee Group/Grade: C-8

Job Category: Clerical-Technical

Work Schedule: FT/Reg (40 hours)

Shift/Days: This is a full-time position.

Pay Schedule: Month

Number of Hrs./Wk.: 40

Job Open Date: 06/19/2017

Position Title: Library Digital Initiatives Assistant