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Position at Georgetown - Book Repair Technician Georgetown University Law Library

From: Hilary Seo <seoht@wpgate.law3.georgetown.edu>
Subject: Position at Georgetown

Book Repair Technician
Georgetown University Law Library

The Georgetown University Law Library is seeking a full-time,
temporary (6 months) book repair technician in the Conservation

The Conservation Technician is responsible for the physical care of
the general library collection.  Performs various book repair
treatments and produces custom protective enclosures.  Manages the
flow of materials through the conservation lab to ensure that
repairs and other treatments are completed properly and in a timely
manner, and maintains databases and updates records to track
materials.  Trains and supervises the work of student assistants.
Monitors the temperature and relative humidity of the library.

Minimum qualifications: Two years of college and relevant book
repair experience in a library or archives, or an equivalent
combination of education and experience. Conservation training
preferred.  Good organizational, interpersonal and communication
skills.  Understanding of conservation principles, ethics and
practices.  PC, Windows, word processing and database knowledge.

Salary: $13-$17.00/hour depending on qualifications.

Resumes received by June 30, 2000 will receive first consideration.
Send resume (e-mail preferred) along with three references to:

     Hilary Seo
     Georgetown Law Library
     111 G St. NW
     Washington, DC  20001
     Fax:  202-662-9202

Georgetown University is an EEO/AA employer.

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