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Job Posting 034-18

Open: 09/18/18               Close:  10/09/2018                                                                        

Title:                     Page, 27 hrs/pay period (2 week period)
Location:            Technical Training Center and Oasis Computer Center
                             M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch, Voorhees, NJ 
Salary:                 $9.4710  per hour
                                                                       

Schedule:           Day, Evening and Weekend Hours, Schedule is based on Library need
Status:               Permanent after completing 90-day working test Period

Description of Duties:

The 2 comp
uter centers in the M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch of the Camden County Library System house a total of 38 networked PCs.  These centers are used by the public for access to the Internet as well as word processing and other popular application software.  One computer center is also used for workshops.Primary duties include, but are not limited to: assisting patrons with software (Microsoft Windows, Office, Internet Explorer) in a courteous and professional manner; troubleshooting and maintaining supplies; performing opening and/or closing procedures as scheduled; operating a cash register; scheduling patrons as necessary for workshops; maintaining order in the computer centers; and performing tasks as requested by supervisor.

Requirements:

Knowledge of general vocabulary and spelling.  Knowledge of standard English grammar; for example syntax, punctuation, verb agreement, or tense.  Knowledge of basic computer literacy. Knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, and Internet access very 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:  Current employees, 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   October 9,2018 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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Job Posting 035-18  
Open09/18/18       Close: 10/09/18
  
Job Title:                           Library Assistant, 38  hrs/pp (2 week period)
Department:                    
M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch, Voorhees  Circulation Department

Salary:                               $12.4438 per hour 
Schedule:                          Days,  nights and weekends (occasional holiday):
                                           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.
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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 www.camdencountylibrary.org
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  October 09,  2018  at 2 pm and should be forwarded to:

Camden County Library
Department of Human Resources


203 Laurel Road

Voorhees
, NJ 08043
           or   Fax: 856-772-276
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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Job Posting 036-18
Open: 09/18/18   Close: 10/09/18

Job Title:                     Monitor, 16 hr/pp (2 week period)                                                                        

Department:               Merchantville Public Library

Salary:                              $ 8.60/hr

Schedule:                         Days, Evenings & Satudays Required (Occasional 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 aterials 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

Employment applications may be obtained at any of our branches or may be printed off our website at 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 October 9, 2018 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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Job Posting 037-18

Open: 09/18/18                  Close: 10/09/2018

Job Title:             Library Assistant, 15 hr/wk                                                                        

Department:        Anthony P. Infanti- Bellmawr Branch Library

Salary:                 $12.4438/ hr

Schedule:            Afternoons and evenings, alternating Friday and Saturday

                            *Schedule may change based on Library needs

Status:                Provisional Pending NJ Civil Service Commission Procedures

 

 

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 by October 09,2018 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:  lcallahan@camdencountylibrary.org

*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

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