Job Announcement

Research Librarian I - American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees


Department: Research & Collective Bargaining

Location: Washington, D.C.

Grade:  United Staff Union — Grade 8

Salary:  Starts at $72,447

Benefits: List of benefits


To be considered

Please send an email with an attached cover letter and resume to: [log in to unmask]. Include the position title, and if you are a current member of an AFSCME Local, in the subject line of your email.


Applications will be considered until the position is filled. However, we strongly encourage applying before December 19, 2018.


Duties, requirements, and desired qualifications

This position is responsible for providing information and research services to union staff and leadership. The ideal candidate will be adept at: selecting and distributing news and other relevant information for a targeted audience, researching, analyzing, and disseminating information from diverse sources in response to patron requests, contributing to the management, organization, and assessment of the library collection, and providing outreach and instruction services for users of the Information Center. 




Education and Experience Requirements:

Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university; an advanced degree in library or information science is strongly preferred, and three to five years of experience in a library or similar setting which provides the following skills.


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Desired Qualifications:


AFSCME is an equal opportunity employer, and, as such, does not discriminate an employee or applicant on the basis of race, creed, color, age, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, religious affiliation, disability, or any other classification protected from discrimination under applicable law.

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