Information Science Specialist

  • Oak Ridge, TN

Company Description


Job Description

Provide technical guidance and expertise to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) within computer-based systems related to the acquisition, processing, management and dissemination of scientific and technical information. Serve as liaison support to a national scientific and technical community.

 

General Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Ability to proactively gather, analyze and manage data
  • Ability to translate technical information to an audience-appropriate level.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Excellent overall computer skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, OneNote and other MS Office applications.
  • Experience and ability to work as part of a diverse team.
  • Thorough knowledge of English grammar, syntax and spelling.
  • Thorough knowledge of editorial and publication techniques, procedures and standards for print and web publishing operations.
  • Demonstrated publication preparation ability in print and web formatting.
  • Strong customer relationship skills.
  • Self-motivated & professional with the ability to work independently, consistently meeting deadlines and delivering high-quality materials

 

Qualifications


Education

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in information/library science, science, technical writing, Journalism, or other related field. Information Science Master’s degree preferred. Science-related experience and background preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree in science or information/library science, related field is required; master’s degree is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to proactively gather and analyze data.
  • Demonstrated ability to clearly and effectively communicate both verbally and in written format.
  • Good overall computer skills, including Microsoft Word and other MS Office applications.
  • Ability to work as part of a diverse team.
  • Strong customer relationship skills.
  • Self-motivated & professional with the ability to work independently, consistently meeting deadlines and delivering high-quality materials
  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a clearance from the Department of Energy, which requires US Citizenship.

 

**This position is eligible for an employee referral bonus**

To apply, please access our website, www.iiaweb.com and click on “Careers”

 

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

 

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.