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A foreign language library assistant position in Russia with a salary of $ 15 / hour

 

A foreign language library assistant position in Russia with a salary of $ 15 / hour

 


Overview

SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking a part-time Foreign Language Library Assistant in Vienna, Virginia. The Foreign Language Library Assistant performs scanning and optical character reading (OCRing) and uploading foreign language books, newspapers, magazines and other printed copies, as directed by SPD personnel. FLLA is responsible for meeting scanning and uploading quotas and deadlines, and maintaining a high level of quality control. This position does not require experience. Foreign language proficiency in Chinese or Russian is preferred, but not required. Successful candidates will be trained in the use of scanning and downloading hardware and software.

 

Responsibilities

 

§  Scan foreign language books, newspapers, and magazines and other print copies, as directed by the SPD analysis team

§  Apply optical character reading (OCRing) software to scanned files

§  Upload final files to the database

 

Qualifications

 

§  No previous experience required. Hardware and software training will be provided

§  The ability to obtain a government-issued security clearance

 

Qualifications preferred

 

§  Basic computer knowledge (Mac OS preferred)

§  Foreign language skills in Chinese or Russian are preferred but not required

 

Working conditions

 

§  Working conditions are normal for an office environment

§  May require the ability to lift and / or move objects or packages weighing up to 25 pounds