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Job Posting 002-21

Open: 02/17/21                      Close: 03/03/21

Job Title:                               Maintenance Superintendent, 35 hours week, (70 hours per pay period)                       

Department:                        Maintenance, System wide

Salary:                                   $29.0998 per hour ($52,961 yr)

Schedule:                          Primarily days, but schedule may be adjusted based on Library needs

Status:                               Provisional Pending NJ Civil Service Commission procedures


The Camden County Library System serves over 330,000 County residents.  Our staff make customer service and community engagement a priority and strive to help communities reach their aspirations through library services.  We strive to provide creative and innovative services and are guided by core values such as intellectual freedom, diversity and democracy. Our Library serves everyone in our communities and seeks to remove barriers to services and create a welcoming and safe environment.

Description of Duties

The Maintenance Superintendent reports to the Library Director and is responsible for the coordination, oversight and completion of all activities related to the maintenance of facilities and grounds.  Such activities include, but are not limited to, oversight of mechanical systems, HVAC, plumbing, electrical and generators, and scheduling of landscaping, grass cutting, trash, recycling and snow removal and oversight of all interior repairs and improvements.  Orders, distributes and maintains supplies and equipment.  Schedules inspections as required.  Ensures compliance with OSHA regulations.  Obtains quotes for services and supplies and schedules work.  Prepares purchase requisitions and assists with preparation of bids for services.  Develops annual budget for all aspects of facility maintenance and anticipates future facility maintenance needs. 

The Maintenance Superintendent supervises, schedules and deploys staff throughout the Library System and oversees the work of outside vendors.  This position is on call 24/7 and responds to emergencies, addresses immediate facility issues and coordinates snow and ice removal as needed.

Requirements: Experience and License:

Five (5) years of supervisory experience in work involving a variety of maintenance and repair tasks. Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, 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.

The chosen candidate may be required to complete and pass a background and drug screening process


Employment applications may be obtained from our website at www.camdencountylibrary.org/employment-library

Completed applications are due in the Human Resources Office by March 3, 2021   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


*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. 

The Camden County Library System embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports patrons and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented identities to apply. The Camden County Library is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action Employer. 

We meet the learning, recreational and information needs of our customers, providing an open environment for our community.