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 9/8/14

Job Title:      Page, Circulation Department, 19 hr/wk

Job Posting:  021-14                                                                                                                   

Department:  M. Allan Regional Branch, Voorhees

Salary:          $8.9247 an hour                                                          

Schedule:     Weekdays, every other Saturday

Status:           Permanent after successfully completing 90 day working test period                      

Description of Duties:

Under general supervision, performing routine and repetitive tasks including, but not limited to: assisting in the maintenance of daily branch deliveries; delivering mail; discharging library materials; emptying the outdoor book drop; assisting the ILL Dept; sorting, carting and shelving books; other related duties as required. May be scheduled at other branches

Requirements:

Knowledge of general vocabulary and spelling.  Knowledge of filing procedures, including cross-file indexing. 

Ability to learn to use the Dewey Decimal System and ability to follow oral and written orders, directions, or plans.

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 by   September 8, 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: jdinch@camdencountylibrary.org


The Following Position Closes:  9/8/14

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.

Job Title:   Library Assistant, 15hr/wk

Job Posting: 019-14

Department: Gloucester Twp-Blackwood Rotary Public Library

                     Blackwood

Salary:         $11.7261/hr

Schedule:  Saturdays 12-4 pm; days & evenings required

                 Schedule may change, based on library needs

Status:      Permanent after 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 September 8,  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:  9/8/2014:

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.

Job Title: Librarian, 35 hrs/wk

Job Posting: 020-14

Department: Gloucester Twp-Blackwood Rotary Public Library

                     Blackwood

Salary:          $22.9904/hr ($41,841 annually)

Schedule:     Days, evenings & weekends required (some holidays)

Status:         Permanent after 90 day working test period                          

Description of Duties

Responsibilities include acting as the working shift leader, answering in-depth and complex reference and readers’ advisory questions for all customers, assisting customers in using the catalog, conducting library tours, developing and conducting programs for children, collection development, outreach to schools and community agencies, assisting as needed at the circulation desk, assisting customers on the public computers and other related duties as required.  May be scheduled at other branches.

Requirements:

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, prior experience in Childrens programming and circulation functions helpful. 

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.   If the chosen applicant is a not a New Jersey resident, he or she must become a bona fide New Jersey resident to be appointed to the position within the timeframe designated by the Library, not to exceed one year.

Employment applications may be obtained at any of our branches or may be printed off our website at http://www.camden.lib.nj.us/employment/

Completed applications are due in the Human Resources Office by September 8,  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

We meet the learning, recreational and information needs of our customers, providing an open environment for our community.

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

 

 

 

 

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