Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Kharagpur) recruits Junior Project Officer

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Kharagpur) invites application for the recruitment of Junior Project Officer with Bachelor / Master degree/ M.Lib holders

Company name : Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Kharagpur)
Posts : Junior Project Officer
Qualification : Bachelor / Master degree/ M.Lib
Salary : Rs. 15,000-25,000/- p.m.
No of Post : 10
Location : Kharagpur
Last date to apply : 23.10.2014

Details of Post :

Junior Project Officer

        1. Project Title : Development of National Digital Library (NDL) of India – Towards Building a National Asset
        2. Reference Number : IIT/SRIC/LIB/BNA/2014-15/155 dated 16-Sep-14
        3. Temporary Position(s) : Junior Project Officer (Library)
        4. Number of vacancies : 10(to be filled up in a balanced manner based on t
        5. Consolidated Compensation : Rs. 15,000/- to Rs. 25,000/- p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
        6. Coordinator / PI : Prof. Partha Pratim Chakrabarti & Prof. Partha Pratim Das, CSE
        7. Department / Centre / School : Central Library
        8. Qualifications & Experience : Bachelor / Master degree in science / engineering / law / medicine / arts / humanities followed by Master Degree in Library & Information Science (M.Lib.I.Sc) with first class or equivalent in related field. Relevant experience is desirable.
        9. Relevant Experience : At least 1years’ experience in Library work in universities / academic institutions with skills in: 1. Metadata encoding (Generic and Domain-specific) 2. MARC 21 Bibliographic and Authority Format /Dublin Core/IEEE-LOM, etc. 3. Digital Archiving System/Institutional Repository 4. Open Knowledge Objects and Open Educational Resources 5. Different retrieval/search technologies 6. E-learning system; Automated and Digital Library System 7. Use of integrated thesaurus and Ontology tools 8. Bibliographic Databases and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) 9. Knowledge about Bibliometrics/Webometrics (h-index, g-index, SJR etc.) 10. Working knowledge of LAMP architecture and Content Management System
        10. Responsibilities for the position include: 1. Metadata encoding of different types of e-contents, research papers, e-books, audio, video, theses, lecture notes, etc. in to the digital Library software 2. Document classification as per subject 3. Searching various categories of open educational resources from the Internet 4. Uploading the different types of e-contents in the Institutional Digital Repository (IDR) 5. Reviewing and editing of uploaded metadata of e-contents before final archiving in to the IDR
        11. Sponsor : NME-ICT, MHRD
        12. Last Date  :23 Oct 2014
        13. Application Fee : Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (Not for female candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur

How to apply :

Interested eligible persons may apply on plain paper, giving full bio-data along with attested copies of testimonials to the undersigned on or before 23rdOct 2014.

Important dates to remember :

Last date to apply : 23.10.2014

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