P-T Reference Librarian, Plainfield Public Library, Plainfield
Reference Librarian (Part-Time) Job Description: The Plainfield Public Library located in Plainfield, NJ seeks an energetic, knowledgeable, service-oriented librarian to provide reference assistance, including phone and email reference, and other duties as assigned.
Hours: Two Saturday shifts per month – lunch coverage, three-hour shifts, currently 12-3PM although the hours are flexible based on the successful candidates schedule. The ability to be flexible in scheduling and have occasional daytime or evening availability is desired but not required.
Qualifications: MLS or MLIS from an ALA accredited program; strong public service orientation; strong computer skills; working knowledge of a wide variety of electronic databases and technology applications; excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills. MLIS Students will be considered. Fluency in Spanish is desired but not required.
Compensation: This is a part-time position. $23.12/hour ($16.15-$16.48 for MLIS students). Start Date: Training (paid) to take place in late 2019 with an official regular schedule start date of January 4th, 2020. Apply to: Apply via email with a cover letter and your resume as Word or PDF attachments to [email protected] Résumés will be accepted until the position is filled.


MLS or Library School Required:

Salary Meets NJLA Minimum:

Job Focus:
Public/Adult Service