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Employment Opportunities                                                                                                       

 

                                                               

 Job Posting 004-19  REPOST

Open: 3/07/19     Close: 3/28/19

Job Title:                           Page, 30 hr/pp (2 week period)
Department:                   Anthony P. Infanti-Bellmawr Branch Library

Salary:                              8.85/hr

Schedule:                        Days (mornings preferred), Afternoons & Alternate Saturdays required
                                       (Occasional Holidays)   HOURS REVISED FROM ORIGINAL POSTING                                                                  

Status:                              Unclassified

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Description of Duties

As a Page 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, 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.

*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. 

Completed applications are due in the Human Resources Office by March 28, 2019 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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Job Posting 013-19 REPOST
Open: 2/22/19             Close: 3/15/19
Job Title:
                 Senior Library Assistant, Bilingual 38 hr/pp (2 week period) 
Department:           Nilsa Cruz-Perez Downtown Branch  Camden City
Salary:                     $16.7268

Schedule:                Days, Evenings & Weekends Required (Some Holidays)
Status:                     Provisional Pending NJ Civil Service Commission Procedures

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Description of Duties
Under general supervision, performs a variety of duties in both English and Spanish 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. 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 (Full time equivalent) 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.

Applicants are required to take and pass the NJ CSC BICAT exam for bilingual status in Spanish
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 March 15,2019 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  or        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  014-19

Open: 3/18/19            Close 4/01/19

Job Title:             Building Maintenance Worker
                             (38 hrs a pay period (2 weeks)

Salary:                 $15.0000 per hour

Location:             Primarily stationed at the M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch, Voorhees
                              *May be required to work at any of our branches

Hours:                 Monday-Thursday 5pm – 9pm, Friday 5pm – 8pm
*Schedule may be adjusted based on Library needs to include occasional Saturdays
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Description of Duties:
Under supervision performs varied simple and moderately physically strenuous tasks, which include vacuuming, cleaning bathrooms, collecting trash, dusting and polishing furniture, and maintaining and requesting supplies. Also, pick up trash outside, minor grounds keeping, shovel snow, and spread sand or salt on icy surfaces when needed, set-up and break down of meeting rooms.  Monitors HVAC and all mechanical systems such as water, fire/sprinkler systems, emergency lighting, and electrical timers and report  discrepancies to appropriate supervisor.
Performs other related duties as required.

Requirements: Must be able to lift a minimum of fifty (50) pounds.
The successful candidate must have the following knowledge and abilities:

Knowledge of use and minor adjustment to sweepers, vacuum cleaners, floor waxers, polishers and other equipment
Ability to handle cleaning problems, lift and move moderately heavy objects
Ability to understand, remember and carry out oral and written directions
Ability to maintain the building or area in an hygienic and orderly condition
Ability to follow safety precautions and to report potentially hazardous conditions
Ability to work effectively with other employees.

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 April 01, 2019   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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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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