20 hours per week
$16 per hour
Approx. 12 weeks (June, July, August)
Intern will assist the taxonomy manager and web editor with the following tasks:
∑ Tagging priority website content in the metadata model.
∑ Testing the Word template used by editors.
∑ Reviewing metadata records for accuracy and completeness.
∑ Troubleshooting XML issues.
The successful intern will be a current student or recent graduate of a Bachelorís or Masterís program in Library Science, Information/Computer Sciences, or another relevant field. Intern will also possess: fluency with metadata concepts, XML, and RDA; ability to work independently; attention to detail; and excellent writing and copyediting skills.
Send resume, cover letter and list of 3 professional references to Rana Salzmann, firstname.lastname@example.org
In your cover letter, please explicitly address your past experience or education related to metadata, taxonomies, and database maintenance.
Candidates selected for interview will also take a proofreading/copyediting test.