184791 - Research Librarian 3
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
Redondo Beach
$34 to $47.00 DOE
1 year

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Research Librarian 3 for an opportunity in Palmdale/Redondo Beach/San Diego, CA, or Melbourne, FL.

Managing all aspects of the virtual Engineering Technical Library.
Providing online searches and supporting the evolving research needs for the acquisition, discovery, use, and management of data resources and tools.
Performing research for the engineering community as well as effectively guiding engineers to utilize the online resources for their work flows, supporting innovative ideas for potential business, and intellectual property pursuits.
Establishing and growing internal relationships at all levels; maintaining strong ties with management and business management.
Managing external content supplier negotiations and renewals for resources and services.
Collaborating with internal departments and other library and information resources within the Northrop Grumman enterprise.
Acquiring standards and print books for approved departmental purchases.
Handling journal requests via deposit accounts and utilizing document delivery services.
Developing and implementing departmental procedures and tools.
Handling technical access issues, coordinating vendor training webinars, marketing library resources and services.
Managing copyright compliance questions and issues OR: Subject matter expert in licensing and pricing models, and providing copyright guidelines and principles.
Determines types of technical literature searches and sources of information to satisfy the scientific information needs of researchers and staff within the company.
Conducts searches of technical literature, analyzes and evaluates data, extracts pertinent information, prepares information abstracts and bibliographies of material searched.
Maintains extensive knowledge of literature resources and continuous contacts with local, national, and international information centers and agencies.
Maintains and improves information retrieval capabilities. Assists in the selection of literature for inclusion in the library's collection and may translate foreign technical literature.
Keeps abreast of developments in areas of interest to the company and periodically consults with researchers and other information users to ensure maximum usefulness and service.
Candidate can sit at any of the following locations: Palmdale, CA, Redondo Beach, CA, San Diego, CA, or Melbourne, FL. No travel required. This is an on-site position.

Must have 6 Years relevant experience with Bachelors; or 4 Years with Masters.
Must have 6+ years of experience with increasing responsibilities working in special or government libraries with a focus on the aerospace industry.
Knowledge and experience with aerospace, science, and engineering resources and how to search them.
Experience with searching the DTIC R&E Gateway and registered NASA Technical Reports Server.
Experience with developing and implementing initiatives to promote and increase awareness of library services and programs.
Demonstrated experience in strategic budget planning and affordable execution for providing required and relevant information sources.
Excellent communication, analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently in adherence to departmental and company guidelines with minimal guidance.
Adept at working in a diverse organizational team environment along with creating positive relationships in cross-sector collaborations.
Knowledge of information management technologies such as collaboration and search tools.
Effectively identifying and interpreting metrics to evaluate usage of digital resources.
Attention to detail and ensuring quality in services and communication.
Preferred Qualifications:
Demonstrated commitment to customer-centered library services.
SharePoint 2013 and website experience.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
Strong formal and informal presentation skills.
Knowledge in providing an on-going review of process improvement.
Comfortable with a high level of flexibility and adaptable to change in a fast-paced environment.

Bachelors or Masters' degree is required.
School must be accredited.

9/80 workweek.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Silmese Graves
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x261 or (877) 244-5418 x261

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.