Lead Project Officer - Curation jobs in Kharagpur - Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Apply on Company Website New User? Register Now

  • Job View 13 Views
  • Applicants Less than 5 Applicants

Job Description

Applications are invited for recruitment Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur.

Qualification : Masters in Library and Information Science or any other science subject including mathematical science or computational science. Excellent analytical ability and good written and spoken communication skill in English essential.

Relevant Experience : 7 years’ hands-on experience in development of a digital library especially in installation, set up, input form customization and trouble-shooting of a content management system package like Dspace and large volume metadata annotation and curation for a digital library/repository using services of programmers out of which at least 2 years’ in leading a team of curators involved in the type of work mentioned earlier Thorough experience in some of the followings: o Planning, scheduling, monitoring and coordination of large volume metadata acquisition, analysis, annotation/curation work for a digital library o Metadata standards and schemas (Generic and Domain-specific) o DDC/LCC/LCSH/MeSH Classification Scheme o MARC/SIP/AIP/XML data handling o Harvesting Institutional Digital Repository o Linux environment/commands, TeamViewer setup, MS-Word, Excel and Power Point o Copyright issues for digital library/repository Responsibility for the position is to lead, guide, monitor and ensure quality and timely delivery from a medium-sized team of curators. It involves planning, scheduling and assigning tasks to team members, monitor progress and adherence to schedule to ensure timely delivery, review output, carry out quality assurance checks to ensure quality of deliverables and identify process changes and automation/tool support required to improve quality and productivity. Responsibility also includes preparing user-community specific demonstration and presentation for a large digital library and giving demonstration to different user communities. Posting: Kharagpur or Kolkata Other Benefit: o House Rent Allowance over and above consolidated salary as per Central Government norm if posted at Kolkata. Accommodation provided if posted at Kharagpur.

Application Fee : Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (Not for female candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur

Website : http://www.iitkgp.ac.in/

Reference Id : http://www.iitkgp.ac.in/temporary-jobs

Key Skills

  • Lead Project Officer
  • Library & Information Officer


Government / Public Services / Defence

Functional Area

Education / Teaching / Training / Counselling / Academic

Number of Vacancy


Last Apply Date




About Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Applications are invited on plain paper for the following assignment on a purely time bound Project undertaken in the various Departments / Centres / Schools of the Institute. Interested eligible persons may apply (quote SRIC Reference on the top of the Application) on plain paper giving full bio-data along with attested copies of testimonials and a demand draft of the application fee drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur on or before last date mentioned against each. Selected candidates shall be allowed to register for MS/PhD subject to their fulfillment of the requirement for MS/PhD admission in IIT Kharagpur.
Qualification : JRF : BTech in Mechanical Engineering with valid GATE/NET score OR MTech in Mechanical/Production Engineering-related specializations. SRF : Same as JRF with two years research experience.
Relevant Experience : one to two years in industry/project is preferred.
Project Title : Manufacturing of Shells for Field Guns with Improved Design and Performance (Project ID.:6596)(SFG)


Reference Id:http://www.iitkgp.ac.in/temporary-jobs

Learn more...

read more

Similar Jobs

Career Insights For Your Growth