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Per Diem Librarian

The Old Bridge Public Library seeks Per Diem Librarians to join our team. Successful candidates will perform tasks assigned with a guaranteed minimum of four hours’ pay per shift. Shifts shall be assigned on an as-needed, intermittent basis. Applicants should demonstrate exceptional customer service skills, with desire to serve a culturally diverse population of all ages.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists in planning and implementing the goals and objectives of the assigned Library Departments and the Old Bridge Public Library.
  • Works cooperatively with other staff and departments in keeping with the Library’s Mission Statement, goals, and objectives.
  • Works on as an as-needed basis determined by the Director/designee of the Library.
  • Works weekdays, evenings, Saturdays, and Sundays as assigned.
  • Manages, coordinates and participates in special projects as assigned.
  • Performs other job-related tasks as assigned by supervisor.
  • Provides prompt, courteous, and friendly service to the public.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • MLS from an ALA accredited library school and have New Jersey Public Librarian Certification,
  • Excellent and effective interpersonal skills and communication skills.
  • Ability to work harmoniously with customers and co-workers.
  • Ability to communicate ideas effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Is able to use English language fluently in written and spoken form.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and be able to travel as assigned.
  • Competency with Microsoft Office and various other software packages.

Salary is $31.80 per hour, with a guaranteed minimum of four hours’ pay ($127.20) for any shift assigned. For more information about the Old Bridge Public Library, visit our website at: www.oldbridgelibrary.org.

Please submit a letter of interest and resume to Executive Assistant for Personnel, Linda Reynolds: lreynolds@oldbridgelibrary.org or mail to:

Linda Reynolds
Executive Assistant for Personnel Old Bridge Public Library
1 Old Bridge Plaza
Old Bridge, NJ 08857

 

 

Per Diem Library Assistant

The Old Bridge Public Library seeks Per Diem Library Assistants to join our team. Successful candidates will perform tasks assigned with a guaranteed minimum of four hours’ pay per shift. Shifts shall be assigned on an as-needed, intermittent basis. Applicants should demonstrate exceptional customer service skills, with desire to serve a culturally diverse population of all ages.

Responsibilities:

  • Is punctual and follows directions.
  • Works in Departments or sites as directed for the number of hours as assigned.
  • Performs job-related tasks as assigned.
  • Provides prompt, courteous, friendly, and tactful assistance to the public.
  • Resolves customer issues when possible and refers customers to supervisors when necessary.
  • Explains Library policies and procedures to Library customers.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent. 
  • Ability and willingness to learn the use of new or unfamiliar equipment and software.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office.
  • Must be organized, accurate, detail-oriented, and able to work under minimum supervision.
  • English language fluency in written and spoken form and the ability to communicate effectively with both staff and the public in this language.
  • Excellent problem solving, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Demonstrates good judgment and initiative. 
  • Works scheduled hours including: days, evenings, and weekends as assigned.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license and ability to move between various locations.

Salary is $17.77 per hour, with a guaranteed minimum of four hours’ pay ($71.80) for any shift assigned. For more information about the Old Bridge Public Library, visit our website at: www.oldbridgelibrary.org.

Please submit a letter of interest and resume to Executive Assistant for Personnel, Linda Reynolds: lreynolds@oldbridgelibrary.org or mail to:

Linda Reynolds
Executive Assistant for Personnel Old Bridge Public Library
1 Old Bridge Plaza
Old Bridge, NJ 08857