Employment at the Library

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The following position closes December 3, 2014

Job Title:  Library Assistant Bilingual/Spanish, 15 hr/wk, 
Job Posting # 032-14
 Department:  Nilsa I. Cruz-Perez Downtown Branch - Camden City (Rutgers Campus)

Salary:   $12.0780 per hour
 
Schedule: Schedule includes days, nights and weekends.

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, 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.
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.   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 www.camdencountylibrary.org/employment-library

Completed applications are due by     December 3, 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 following position closes December 2, 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 December 2, 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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