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Job Posting 020-17
Open: 06/09/17                  Close: 06/30/17
     

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

 Department:    William G. Rohrer Memorial Library-Haddon Township Branch, Westmont, NJ 

Salary:  Librarian 1 $22.9904 per hour ($41,842.52 annually)
Librarian 2 $24.1396 per hour ($43,934.07 annually)

Schedule:                           Full Time, 70 hrs in a two week pay period (35 hr/wk)
Schedule based on Library needs, schedule includes nights and weekends

Status:             Permanent pending NJ Civil Service Procedures

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Description of Duties

Duties include serving the public, primarily infants through grade 3; develop and enthusiastically deliver age appropriate programs; proactively conduct outreach to the local community and organizations; providing reference services to all ages; assisting and describing how to search catalog files; providing readers' advisory including book discussion groups; answering questions in-person and over the phone; conducting library tours; maintaining collection development including purchasing, weeding, and up keep of all collections; and perform other related duties as required. 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 professional librarian experience.  *Experience/Interest in programming and collection 
development for infants through grade 3 is extremely desirable. 

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 June 30, 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
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  021-17
Open:  06/09/17      Close:06/30/17

Job Title:         Library Assistant, 30 hrs/pp (2 week period)

Department:   Riletta L. Cream Ferry Avenue BranchV Camden City

Salary:       $11.7261 per hour
Schedule:  Primarily may include occasional mornings, but primarily afternoon, 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.
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/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 June 30, 2017at 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:jdinich@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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Job Posting 022-17
Open:  06/09/17       Close: 06/30/17
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

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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.
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/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 June 30 , 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
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 023-17

Open: 06/09/2017               Close: 06/30/2017

Job Title:          Monitor, 24 hr/pp (2 week period)                                                                    

Department:    M. Allan Vogelson Regional Branch, Voorhees, NJ
Salary:              8.44/hr
Schedule:       
Days, Evenings & Weekends 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 materials 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

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 June 30, 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 

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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