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Job Posting 001-20

Open:  1/09/20 Close: 1/30/20

Job Title:            Library Assistant, 38 hr/pay period (2 weeks)
Department:      Gloucester Township Blackwood Rotary Public Library, Blackwood

Salary:                $15.00 per hour

 Schedule:        Mornings, afternoons, one evening and every other Saturday.

                          Schedule may be adjusted 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, checking in and out of 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 as needed.

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 KOHA 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, and other 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 January 30,2020t 2 pm and should be forwarded to:

Camden County Library

Department of Human Resources

203 Laurel Road

Voorhees, NJ 08043            

Fax: 856-772-2761  or        E-mail: humanresources@camdencountylibrary.org

 

*Job Posting Number and position title must be in the subject line if sending via email.  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 040-19  REPOST
Open:  1/09/20        Close:   1/30/20

Job Title:                           Librarian 1 OR Librarian 2                                                    
                                        * Title dependent on experience  

Department:                       Adult Services, M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch
Salary:                             
Librarian 1 $24.0406 per hour ($18,751.67 annually)
                                          Librarian 2 $25.2420 per hour ($19,688.76 annually)
Schedule:                        15 hours a week/30 hours a pay period
                                          Schedule based on Library needs, schedule includes  nights and weekends
Status:                                Permanent pending NJ Civil Service Procedures
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Description of Duties

The Adult Services Department of the Camden County Library is seeking an enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and creative Librarian who loves to work with the public. Duties include, but are not limited to, adult reference services (answering reference and reader’s advisory questions using both print and electronic resources; providing instruction in the use of the catalog,( databases and digital content);  and collection development. Additional duties include developing, scheduling and conducting: a diverse format of adult programs, community outreach and library sponsored computer training as well as assisting patrons on public computers, all in conjunction with other staff; other duties as required. May act as the Person-in-Charge of the branch. May be scheduled at other Library facilities.

Education/Certification/Experience/ Requirements:

A Master's degree in Library or Information Sciences in a library program accredited by the American Library Association or from a New Jersey College Master' program in Library Science that has been deemed acceptable by Thomas Edison State College.
Possession of a NJ Professional Librarian Certificate issued by Thomas Edison College or the credentials and willingness to obtain a NJ Professional Librarian Certificate upon hiring. 

Librarian 2 requires: One year of full time  equivalent professional librarian 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.

Employment applications may be obtained at any of our branches or may be printed off our website at http://www.camdencountylibrary/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 January 30, 2020 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:  humanresources@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 002-20     

Open: 1/06/20     Close: 1/27/20     

Job Title:                    Page, 20 hr/pp (2 week period)

Department:               South County Regional Branch Library, Atco

Salary:                       $11.00/hr

Schedule:                 Afternoons, Evenings & Alternate Saturdays Required (Occasional Holidays)                                                                    

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Description of Duties

As a Page the individual 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, the employee 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 as needed.

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 January 27,2020 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:  human resources@camdencountylibrary.org

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 Job Posting 003-20               

Open: 1/09/20  Closed: 1/30/20       
Job Title:
        Page, 30 hr/pp (2 week period)                                                                                                                          

Department:      Anthony P. Infanti-Bellmawr Branch Library

Salary:                    $11.00/hr

Schedule:             Afternoons, Evenings & Alternate Saturdays Required (Occasional Holidays) 

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Description of Duties

As a Page the individual 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, the employee 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 as needed.

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 January 30, 2020 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: humanresources@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 004-20

Open:  1/09/20    Close: 1/30/20

Job Title:          Library Assistant  30 hr/pay period (2 weeks)                      

Department:     Gloucester Township Blackwood Rotary Public Library, Blackwood

Salary:              $15.00 per hour

Schedule:        Mornings, afternoons, one evening and every other Saturday.

                         Schedule may be adjusted 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, checking in and out of 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 as needed.

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 KOHA 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, and other 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 in the Human Resources Office by January 30, 2020   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: humanresources@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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