Job Overview

Summary

Find Solutions to Agricultural Problems that Affect Americans Every Day, From Field to Table

This position is for the Deputy Director of National Agricultural Library located in the USDA's National Agriculture Library located in Beltsville, Maryland. The incumbent is responsible for 1.) facilitating strategic & tactical planning of the world's largest and most modern agricultural library; 2.) directing the planning, design, development, and deployment of library programs and services; 3.) directing and managing the library business and collection development; 4.) directing and managing library operations and activities; 5.) introducing and integrating modern technologies to improve library programs and services. Technologies include, but not limited to, big data management, information management, knowledge management, digitization, ontology, semantic networks, web, or mobile computing.

This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.

 

Duties

  • Facilitate strategic & tactical planning of the world's largest and most modern agricultural library.

  • Direct the planning, design, development, and deployment of library programs and services.

  • Direct and manage the library business and collection development.

  • Direct and manage library operations and activities.

  • Introduce and integrate modern technologies to improve library programs and services. Technologies include, but not limited to, big data management, information management, knowledge management, digitization, ontology, semantic networks, web, or mobile computing.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No