Library Assistant 1: Central Branch / Passport Agent

$16.63 per hour: 29.5 Hours Bi-weekly

The Old Bridge Public Library seeks a part-time Library Assistant I / Passport Agent to work principally at the Central Branch. The successful candidate must enjoy working with people and be able to interact pleasantly and effectively with customers and staff. Enthusiasm, dependability, good attention to detail, and flexibility are essential.

Proficiency in verbal and written communication in the English language is required. Working knowledge of a second language is desirable.

A High School Diploma or equivalent is required; knowledge of office procedures, proper telephone etiquette and a variety of office equipment are essential.

The successful candidate for this position must be available to work the following schedule:

  • Mondays 5:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Tuesdays 5:30pm – 9:00pm
  • Thursdays 5:30pm – 9:00pm
  • alternate Saturdays 10:00am – 2:00pm
  • and alternate Sundays 11:30pm – 4:30pm
  • plus on call hours as needed

Schedules are subject to change.

Candidates that meet or exceed the basic criteria for this position (based on experience) may be scheduled for an interview. The Library requires that a criminal background check be performed before an offer of employment can be made. Preference will be given to Old Bridge Township residents if all other qualifications are deemed equal.

Applications are available online and at Old Bridge Public Library, 1 Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge, NJ 08857. Applications must be submitted to Felisha McEachern, Circulation & Passport Supervisor by September 21, 2018. Email: fmceachern@oldbridgelibrary.org

Library Page

$8.60 per hour

The Old Bridge Public Library has several part-time Library Page positions available. The main responsibilities of the position will be shelving books and other library materials and ensuring that all areas of the Library are neat and orderly.

Applicants must be courteous, motivated, and willing to learn the use of new or unfamiliar equipment. Attention to detail and organization skills will be required. Computer skills are a plus.

This position requires extensive standing and walking, and must be able to lift and carry, bend and twist, push and pull. Candidates for this position must be willing to work 10–15 hours per week including evenings and weekends, per the Library’s needs. Preference in hiring will be given to residents of Old Bridge Township if all other qualifications are deemed equal.

Applications are available online and at Old Bridge Public Library, 1 Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge, NJ 08857.

Applications must be submitted to Cynthia Robbins, Managing Librarian Acquisitions, no later than October 5, 2018.

 

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