Employment at the Library

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Please refer to the Job Posting number on your completed application, failure to do so may be reason for your application not to be considered. 

The following position closes Spetember 26, 2014
     
Job Title:          Senior Library Assistant, 19 hrs/wk

Job Posting#:   022-14

Department:    Nilsa Cruz-Perez Downtown Branch
                         Camden City

Salary:           $14.9662 hr

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

Status:         Provisional Pending NJ Civil Service Commission Procedures

Description of Duties

Under general supervision, performs a variety of duties which include but are not limited to acting as shift leader, monitoring and coordinating the workflow of the support staff; managing the branch’s cash through the daily deposit and assisting in creating the monthly financial report. Public service duties include: working at the circulation desk, charging and discharging 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, assisting customers on the public computers and other related duties as required. May be scheduled at other branches.

Requirements:

One (1) year of experience which has demonstrated a practical knowledge of library functions, services, terminology, techniques, procedures, and tools (card catalog, microfilm, shelving, and circulation systems, and so forth).  NOTE: Successful completion of one (1) year (30 semester hour credits) in a librarian technician course at an accredited college or university can be substituted for the above experience.

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 September 26, 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 9/26/2014

Job Title:          Monitor 10 hr/wk,

Job Posting #:  023-14
     
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 September 26, 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


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