Employment at the Library

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The following position closes November 6, 2014

Job Title: Temporary Position – Library Assistant    ($10.9404/hr)          

               Temporary Position – Librarian       ($21.8957/hr)
               JP 029-14                  
Department: All Locations
  M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch, Voorhees
  Anthony P. Infanti Bellmawr Branch
  Riletta L. Cream Ferry Avenue Branch, Camden City
Nilsa I. Cruz-Perez Branch, Rutgers Campus, Camden City
  Gloucester Twp–Blackwood Rotary Public Library, Blackwood
  Merchantville Public Library, Merchantville
  William G. Rohrer Memorial Library -Haddon Twp Branch, Westmont
  South County Regional Branch Library, Atco
  
Hours:  On-call basis only, hours may be in morning, afternoon and evenings, during the week or on weekends.  Chosen candidates may be employed for up to a maximum of six months, there is no guarantee of hours or schedule.

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Library Assistant and Librarian, Floater, -Primary duties include performing a variety of library tasks, including but not limited to, discharging and charging library materials; computing and collecting fines, registering customers for library cards, answering customer questions; locating materials, filing and shelving materials; if title appropriate, staff the Reference Desk, and other related duties as required.

Requirements: Knowledge of basic arithmetic using whole numbers, ability to perform extensive alphabetizing beyond the first letter of a word, Ability to converse, speaking clearly, concisely, and courteously, Ability to comprehend and follow written and/or oral one-or-two step instructions.  Working knowledge of Microsoft Office helpful. 

Additional Requirement for Librarian: A Master's degree in Library or Information Science in a library program accredited by the American Library Association or from a New Jersey College Master's Program in Library Science that has been deemed acceptable by Thomas Edison State College.

Employment applications may be obtained at any of our branches or may be printed off our website at www.camdencountylibrary.org/employment-library

Completed applications are due by November 6, 2014 at 2pm and should be forwarded to:

Camden County Library, Department of Human Resources
203 Laurel Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043  
E-mail: jdinich@camdencountylibrary.org  or Fax: 856-772-2761


The following position closes November 4, 2014

   
Job Title:           Library Assistant, 19 hrs/wk

Job Posting#:   026-14

Department:    South County Regional Branch
                         Atco

Salary:           $11.7261 hr

Schedule:    Days, Evenings & Weekends Required

                    Schedule may change based on library needs

Status:         Permanent after completing 90 day working test period

Description of Duties

Under general supervision, primary duties include performing a variety of public service tasks, including but not limited to,  discharging and charging library materials, computing and collecting fines, registering customers for library cards and programs, processing holds, answering general questions from the public, assisting customers in locating materials, shelving materials, emptying the book drop, assisting customers on the public computers and other related duties as required.  May be scheduled at other branches.

Requirements:

Knowledge of basic arithmetic using whole numbers.

Ability to perform extensive alphabetizing beyond the first letter of a word.

Ability to converse courteously in person and using other methods of communication.

Ability to comprehend and follow written and/or oral one-or-two step instructions.

Knowledge of Millennium and Dewey Decimal System and Basic Computer Skills a plus.

Appointee may be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey if the operation of a vehicle is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.

Applications of current employees will be reviewed first, then, other applications will be reviewed in the following order:  residents of Camden County, Contiguous County Residents, NJ State Residents.  

Employment applications may be obtained at any of our branches or may be printed off our website at www.camdencountylibrary.org/employment-library

Completed applications are due in the Human Resources Office by November 4, 2014 at 2 pm and should be forwarded to:
Camden County Library
Department of Human Resources
203 Laurel Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043 
Fax: 856-772-2761 
E-mail: jdinich@camdencountylibrary.org


The following position closes November 4, 2014

Job Title:          Monitor 10 hr/wk,

Job Posting #:  027-14
     
Department:     Blackwood Rotary Public Library Gloucester Township

Salary:              8.25/hr

Schedule:         Days, Evenings & Weekends Required (Some Holidays)

Status:              Unclassified

Description of Duties

As a Monitor a candidate may be asked to:
• Cart and shelve Library materials.
• Gather and shelve material that accumulates on book carts, tables, shelves, and study carrels.
• Shelf reading (making sure that materials are in the correct order).
• Empty the outdoor book drops including on weekends and holidays
• Answer the phone and direct calls to the appropriate individuals
• Fax materials to other libraries and to patrons.
At times, in order to perform assigned duties to this position, you may be asked to push a full book cart which can weigh up to 40lbs, twist, bend, kneel, reach, walk or stand for extended periods. May be scheduled at other branches.

Requirements:

Knowledge of basic arithmetic using whole numbers and the Dewey Decimal System
Ability to perform extensive alphabetizing beyond the first letter of a word.
Ability to converse courteously in person and using other methods of communication
Ability to comprehend and follow written and/or oral one-or-two step instructions

Applications of current employees will be reviewed first, then, other applications will be reviewed in the following order:  residents of Camden County, Contiguous County Residents, NJ State Residents.  

Employment applications may be obtained at any of our branches or may be printed off our website at www.camdencountylibrary.org/employment-library

Completed applications are due in the Human Resources Office by November 4, 2014  at 2 pm and should be forwarded to:
Camden County Library
Department of Human Resources
203 Laurel Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043   or   Fax: 856-772-2761 
E-mail: jdinich@camdencountylibrary.org


The following position closes November 4, 2014

Job Title:  Director of Literacy Volunteers of Camden County

                  Coordinator Community Library Programs

Job Posting#:  028-14

Location:  Camden County Library System

                  Camden County Resource Center, Camden

Salary:      $25.3472/hr

Schedule:  19 hrs/wk during regular business hours

                   Some evenings & weekends required

Status:      Provisional Pending Open Competitive Exam

                  per NJ Civil Service Commission procedures

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Description of Duties:

LVA/CC provides literacy instruction to adults at the lowest levels of literacy.

Administers and conducts combined basic literacy and ESL tutor training workshops, supervises the LVCC staff, provides small group instruction, prepares reports of program activities, plans meetings and works directly with the LVA/CC Advisory Board, Literacy Now Board and Camden County Basic Skills Consortium.

This position is directly responsible for writing and applying for grants that will ensure funds for the continuation of the LVA/CC program as well as overseeing the budget.  Other duties as assigned.

Requirements - Education and Experience:

Possession of a Master's Degree in education, social work or library science, and

Two (2) years of experience in providing direct educational services to economically disadvantaged residents.

Applications of current emploees will be reviewed first, then other applications will be reviewed in the following order:  residents of Camden County, Contiguous County Residents, NJ State Residents.

Appointee may be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey if the operation of a vehicle is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.

Employment applications may be obrained at any of our branches or ma be printed off our website at www.camdencountylibrary.org/employment-library

Completed applications are due by November 4, 2014 at 2pm and should be forwarded to:

Camden County Library

Department of Human Resources

203 Laurel Road

Voorhees, NJ  08043  or  fax 856-772-2761

E-mail:  jdinich@camdencountylibrary.org

The Camden County Library is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action Employer

 

 

 

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