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Catalog Maintenance Associate

Catalog Maintenance Associate

The Ohio State University Job Location: Ohio Apply By: 08/17/2022 Date Created: 08-08-2022

Catalog Maintenance Associate The Catalog Maintenance Associate position in Bibliographic Initiatives is a dynamic and rewarding opportunity to impact the Libraries’ mission to promote discoverability and accessibility to resources for learning and research at Ohio State. Under the direction of the Catalog/Authorities Librarian, this position resolves problems in bibliographic records, individually or by using batch processes, as identified in local system reports and those supplied by the authorities vendor; verifies access points using existing authority records; performs other catalog maintenance (corrections to bibliographic and item records) according to local practice, and coordinates with other Libraries departments as needed; maintains documentation; attends and participates in workshops, meetings, and committees; consistently demonstrates commitment to our values and promotes an organizational culture of Discovery, Connection, Equity, Integrity, and Stewardship (https://library.osu.edu/strategic-directions) as well as dedication to advance the work of Bibliographic Initiatives.  All other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent certificate
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Detail oriented and excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel (or equivalent document and spreadsheet software)
Desired Qualifications
  • One year of experience with cataloging or other relevant library experience
  • Reading knowledge of a language other than English
Pay Range The posting range for this position is $19.52 to $21.64 an hour. Application Please submit cover letter and resume with the online application at https://osu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/OSUCareers/job/Columbus-Campus/Catalog-Maintenance-Associate_R54359. The posting will expire on August 17, 2022. University Libraries is committed to building a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and ages. We are taking steps to meet that commitment and especially encourage members of under-represented communities to apply, including but not limited to women, people of color, LGBTQ+ people, veterans, and people with different abilities. We know there are great candidates who have backgrounds less traditional to our field of work—if that is you, please apply and tell us about yourself. The Ohio State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The Ohio State University is a member of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Diversity Alliance.    

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