Health, Research, Informatics & Technology
Full-time Librarian at the National Library of Medicine’s Disaster Information Management Research Center, Bethesda, MD
ICF International assists the National Library of Medicine’s Disaster Information Management Research Center ( http://disasterinfo.nlm.nih.gov ) with a variety of activities and is looking for a librarian to develop, edit, and update materials quickly in response to disasters and public health emergencies. This is an exciting learning opportunity in the emerging field of disaster health information.
Duties may include:
Reviewing Web page links and selection of resources for disaster health topic Web pages
Updating and maintaining Web site using TeamSite content management software (CMS). Experience with TeamSite not required but experience posting information to Web site (e.g., via a CMS) is required.
Ensuring Web documents are Section 508 compliant; experience with section 508 compliance not required, but highly desirable
Selection, data entry, and writing annotations for disaster medicine and public health grey literature database, http://disasterlit.nlm.nih.gov/
Assisting partners, collaborators and audiences by
responding to inquiries,
scheduling, planning, and attending meetings, meeting minute preparation, and
corresponding via phone or email
Testing and review of disaster health databases and mobile applications
Testing training materials and participation in disaster health information continuing education classes
Attending meetings with potential opportunities to interact with disaster medicine and public health professionals and librarians
Managing administration of the Listserv DISASTR-OUTREACH-LIB
Monitoring of multiple RSS feeds for new resources
Monitoring, message writing, and posting on Twitter account, GovDelivery, and other tools for promoting DIMRC resources
Must be currently enrolled or a graduate of an accredited MLS program.
Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills. Writing sample required.
Demonstrated experience publishing content to Web sites, use of a content management system (CMS) preferred.
At least one year of professional level work experience
Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office products
Preferred Skills / Experience:
Background in science, public health, allied health, emergency management desirable, but not required.
Experience with section 508 compliance highly desired, but not required.
Ability to work within a team environment and contribute to consensus-based decision making
Ability to identify, analyze, and solve problems creatively and independently
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and shift priorities as directed
Able to efficiently work in fast paced environment with team members
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with people at every level
General computer and email skills
About ICF International
ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy and climate change; environment and infrastructure; health, human services, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from research and analysis through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 5,500 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF’s Web site is www.icfi.com .
ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.
ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EEO/AA – Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities)
For a listing of other career opportunities at ICF, please visit our Career Center at www.icfi.com/careers/ .