[Metadatalibrarians] Job Posting: DCS Projects Coordinator, The Ohio State University Libraries

Maureen P. Walsh walsh.260 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 13 11:27:33 PDT 2015

*Position available at The Ohio State University – University Libraries*

Position: Program Coordinator – Digital Content Services

Working Title: DCS Projects Coordinator

Detailed Job Description:

About Us: University Libraries Digital Content Services (DCS) engages with
partners across the University to increase the amount, value, and impact of
OSU-produced digital content including, but not limited, to working papers,
technical reports, conference proceedings, journals, monographs, student
scholarship, and faculty articles. DCS offers support by organizing,
providing access, distributing, and preserving digital scholarship through
the Knowledge Bank institutional repository program and the Libraries Open
Access Publishing Program.

The Digital Content Services (DCS) Projects Coordinator performs and
coordinates production work for Digital Content Services across the
repository and publishing programs and multiple software platforms (e.g.,
DSpace and Open Journal Systems), on multiple simultaneous projects.
Production work includes submitting content, creating metadata, HTML layout
editing, and providing technical support; designing and documenting
workflows, scheduling and supervising production work, facilitating
communications, and tracking projects to completion; works collaboratively
with the Interim Co-Heads of the Department and other departmental staff;
requires an in-depth understanding of the suite of digital content services
provided by the department, attention to detail, sound judgment and
decision making, and knowledge of related and applicable software programs.

Current department staffing includes two librarians, two staff members, and
student assistants. There is a potential for supervisory responsibilities.

Required qualifications:

Bachelor’s Level Degree in humanities or an equivalent combination of
education and experience; minimum two years’ experience working with
digital content; excellent organizational skills and ability to work with
detail; demonstrated ability to manage complex projects with minimal
supervision, to balance competing priorities and to meet deadlines; ability
to track and manage multiple projects simultaneously; experience with
project planning and development of workflows; strong interpersonal skills,
ability to work successfully in a collaborative environment; excellent oral
and written skills to communicate with technical and non-technical
individuals and to prepare project documentation; familiarity with HTML or
XML; familiarity with metadata standards.

Desired qualifications:

Experience evaluating workflows and successfully designing or enhancing
production-oriented work processes; experience with HTML, CSS, PHP or other
web technologies; experience or familiarity with scholarly publishing
environment, including concepts such as peer review; experience creating
metadata; supervisory experience.

Target salary: $36,000 - $44,000 annually

*To apply, please visit: **https://www.jobsatosu.com*
<https://www.jobsatosu.com/>*, job opening **410104**.  Applications will
be accepted through August 2, 2015.*

*Kelly Rose, SHRM-SCP, SPHR*
Human Resources Manager
*The Ohio State University*

University Libraries
305C Thompson Library, 1858 Neil Avenue Mall, Columbus, OH 43210
614-292-5917 Office / 614-292-7859 Fax
rose.900 at osu.edu library.osu.edu

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