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Employment Opportunities

      Job Posting 022-17 REPOST
Open:  07/19/17       Close: 08/09/17

Job Title:                             Library Assistant, 38 hrs/pp (2 week period)                              

Department:                       Circulation, M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch    Voorhees

Salary:                                 $11.7261 per hour

Schedule:                           Primarily  nights and weekends (occasional holiday);

                                             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.


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 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.

Employment applications may be obtained at any of our branches or may be printed off our website at

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 August 9 , 2017 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

*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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