Employment at the Library

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Job Openings 

~~    Open: 05/24/16         Close: 06/07/16
Job Title: Senior Library Assistant, 15 hr/wk, Job Posting 025-16
     
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, 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 June 7, 2016 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

*Please refer to the Job Posting Number on your application; failure to submit a completed application or to indicate job posting number may be reason for your application not to be considered. 

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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~~Open: 05/17/16        Close: 06/07/16

Job Title:  Community Service Worker, 38 hr/pp  (2 wks)  Job Posting 018-16
   

Department:   Literacy Department, Camden County One Stop, Camden, NJ

Salary:   $22.9904 per hour
 
Schedule:  Primarily afternoons, nights and weekends;
   Schedule may change based on Library/Literacy Department needs

Status:   Pending NJ Civil Service Open Competitive Procedures
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Description of Duties
This position is tied to the Literacy’s Basic Literacy Program which uses volunteer tutors to teach Camden County adults elementary reading, writing and math skills.

The position’s responsibilities include interviewing and evaluating prospective basic literacy students; arranging pre- and post-testing; training new tutors; matching tutors and students for instruction; counseling and tracking students and tutors; coordinating services with other community agencies.  Other duties as assigned.  May also be scheduled at other Library braches or County facilities.

Requirements:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree.

NOTE: Applicants who do not possess the required education may substitute experience in community relations work involving the promotion of local community resources or field work in a social service or public assistance program on a year for year basis.
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.camdencountylibrary/employment/-library

Completed applications are due in the Human Resources Office by June 7, 2016    at 2 pm and should be forwarded to:

Department of Human Resources
203 Laurel Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043   or   Fax: 856-772-2761 
E-mail: jdinich@camdencountylibrary.org
*Please refer to the Job Posting Number on your application; failure to submit a completed application or to indicate job posting number may be reason for your application not to be considered. 

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~~ Open: 05/17/16        Close: 06/07/16

Job Title:  Library Assistant, 30 hrs/pay period (2 wks)  Job Posting 019-16
   

Department:  Literacy Department, M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch, Voorhees, NJ   
Salary:   $11.7261 per hour
 
Schedule:  Primarily afternoons, nights and weekends;
   Schedule may change based on Library/Literacy Department needs

Status:   Permanent after completing 90-day working test period
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Description of Duties
Under general supervision, this position performs a variety of clerical duties which include inputting information into a database, answering general questions in person, by telephone or email about the Literacy Department and library services, assisting in compiling quarterly reports, prepare information and materials for training classes and programs, prepares general correspondence,  and other related duties as required.  This position interacts with staff, tutors, literacy students and the general public; the successful candidate will have the ability to communicate in a positive, profession manner.  This position may be scheduled in other departments.

Requirements:
Knowledge of basic arithmetic using whole numbers and the 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.
Extensive knowledge of  Windows is a plus, ability to leave Literacy Department-specific required.

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 June 7, 2016  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

*Please refer to the Job Posting Number on your application; failure to submit a completed application or to indicate job posting number may be reason for your application not to be considered. 

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~~  Open: 05/17/16        Close: 06/07/16

Job Title:  Library Assistant, 30 hrs/pay period (2 wks)  Job Posting  020-16
   
Department:  William G. Rohrer Memorial Library-Haddon Twp Branch

Salary:   $11.7261 per hour
 
Schedule:  Primarily afternoons, nights and weekends;
   Schedule may change based on Library needs

Status:   Permanent after completing 90-day working test period
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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 June 7, 2016  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

*Please refer to the Job Posting Number on your application; failure to submit a completed application or to indicate job posting number may be reason for your application not to be considered. 

 

~~ Open:  05/17/16      Close:05/31/16

Job Title:  Library Assistant Bilingual/Spanish, 15 hr/wk  Job Posting  021-16
   

Department:  Riletta L. Cream Ferry Avenue Branch
   Camden City

Salary:   $12.0780 per hour
 
Schedule: Primarily may include occasional mornings, but primarily afternoon, nights and weekends; Schedule may change based on Library needs

Status:   Permanent after completing 90-day working test period
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Description of Duties
Under general supervision, primary duties include performing a variety of public service tasks in both English and Spanish, 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:
Applicants must be able to read, write, speak, understand, or communicate in Spanish and English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position.
Knowledge of basic arithmetic using whole numbers with the
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 May 31,2016 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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~~Open:05/17/16  Close: 06/07/16

Job Title:  Monitor, 30 hr/pp (2 wks)   Job Posting 022-16
     
Department:  Anthony P. Infanti – Bellmawr Branch Library, Bellmawr,  NJ

Salary:   8.38/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 June 7, 2016   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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Open: 05/17/16  Close: 6/07/16

Job Title:  Monitor, 24 hr/pp (2 wks)   Job Posting 023-16
     
Department:  M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch, Voorhees, NJ

Salary:   8.38/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 June 7, 2016   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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         Open: 05/17/16 Close: 06/07/16

Job Title:  Librarian 3+, Branch Manager, 35 hr/wk Job Posting 024-16
   

Department:  William G. Rohrer Memorial Library-Haddon Township Branch

Salary:   $27.9451 starting rate

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

Status:                  Open Competitive Title/Provisional Pending NJ Civil Service Commission Procedures

Description of Duties
The Camden County Library is seeking a dynamic, collaborative leader with demonstrated team building and management skills who will manage our Haddon Township branch and contribute to the success of the Library’s goals, strategic direction and vision. 
Under the direction of the Associate Director, responsible for all branch operations at the Haddon Township Branch.  Duties include supervision of branch staff, including scheduling, performance evaluations, coaching, discipline, training and development; preparing budget information; offering array of programming for all ages; collection development; building relationships with educational and community agencies and organizations; serving on senior management and other teams and system committees.  Public service duties include answering in-depth and complex reference and readers advisory questions for all customers, resolving complex customer issues, serving on 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 and two (2) years of professional librarian experience.  Prior supervisory experience a plus.  The chosen candidate will be required to obtain a valid Professional Librarian Certificate issued by Thomas Edison State College.

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

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.

Completed applications are due in the Human Resources Office by  06/07/16 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

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