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Metadata Assistant  Laurel, MD  Posted: 5/26/2023
Job Description

Job ID#:


Job Category:

Other Professional

Position Type:

Associate - W2


4 months

We have an outstanding Contract position for a Metadata Assistant to join a leading Company located in the Laurel, MD surrounding area.

Our Enterprise Records and Information Section is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Metadata Assistant. This position reports to the Enterprise Records and Information Manager.

  • Remediate, update, and migrate metadata from legacy records systems using both manual and programmatic methods to meet standards and user needs
  • Use collections management tools, principally Excel and OpenRefine, to prepare and provide access to metadata for archival collection
  • Describe digital objects using metadata standards
  • Ingest digital objects and associated metadata into enterprise records management systems

Basic Hiring Criteria:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

Desired Qualifications:
  • Enrollment in an accredited Master's program in Library and Information Science or related field
  • Interest in learning new technical skills through training, research, and self-study
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willingness to work independently and collaboratively as appropriate
  • Demonstrated interest in pursuing a post-master's career in archives or metadata librarianship
  • Familiarity with metadata standards, concepts, and methodologies such as DACS, RDA, LCNAF, and LCSH
  • Experience applying regular expressions, scripts, and tools (such as OpenRefine) to manipulate archival metadata in bulk
  • Experience with the command line
  • Experience with Sharepoint

Job Requirements

Minimum Security Clearance:

No Clearance


TAD PGS, Inc. is a Global Fortune 500 company with worldwide revenue of over $27 billion and more than 50 years of government contracting experience. We specialize in supporting U.S. Government Agencies and their prime vendors by delivering a full range of recruitment and workforce solutions. As part of the Adecco family, we have access to over 2.5 million active candidates supporting hundreds of locations across North America. On any given day, we have more than 70,000 professionals working at client sites across the United States.

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The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
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