P-T Reference Librarian, Monroe Township Public Library, Monroe
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 08:34 AM

PART-TIME REFERENCE LIBRARIAN OPENING

The Monroe Township Public Library seeks an enthusiastic part time reference librarian with strong customer service skills and hands-on experience with computer technology and electronic resources. Candidates must have an MLS from or be currently enrolled in an ALA-accredited program.

Duties may include:

  • Assist patrons in discovering and locating library materials/resources in a variety of formats
  • Respond to questions from public via phone, in-person, and online inquiries
  • Aid patrons in the use of the online catalog and other Library digital resources
  • Knowledge of automated system, including requesting materials from cooperating libraries
  • Provide technology assistance, including public computers, one-on-one appointments and other instruction
  • Monitor activities in the Reference area
  • Reader Advisory – recommend titles to patrons
  • Assist in selecting and weeding materials
  • Develop and implement stand-alone and/or on-going programs
  • Other tasks as assigned
Salary: $30.19 per hour (MLS students may be considered at a pro-rated hourly rate) Hours: 12 hours per week, including some evening and daytime hours Weekend hours, as assigned, are in addition to the standard 12 hours/week. This is a non-union position. Please send resume and cover letter to Assistant Library Director Karen Klapperstuck at [email protected] by May 15, 2021.

 

MLS or Library School Required:
Yes

Salary Meets NJLA Minimum:
Yes

Job Focus:
Part-Time
Public/Adult Service