Librarian 1, Morris County Library, Whippany

The Morris County Library in Whippany, NJ seeks a full-time entry level Librarian 1. This is a 35 hour per week position; including one evening per week and a Saturday rotation.The candidate will have primary responsibility for providing advisory services to patrons in a diverse community while also developing the Library's print collections. Team player must have good interpersonal skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills and excellent public relations skills. The candidate should be prepared to be flexible with the scheduling of desk coverage and cross training throughout the library. Knowledge of current library technologies and demonstrated experience using technology (including library automated systems, online reference resources and Microsoft Office Suite) are expected.The candidate must possess a MLS/MLIS degree from an ALA accredited institution and a NJ Librarian Certification at the time of hiring. Recent graduates are welcome to apply.

Full job description can be found on the Sate of NJ Civil Service Commission website. There is a 90 day probationary period. Salary is $43,557 for this position. All full-time employees receive a generous benefit package that includes paid vacation, sick leave, paid holidays, health and pension benefit. EOE/AA/ADA Employer.The Morris County Library is a division of Morris County government and is a prominent member of M.A.I.N. (Morris Automated Information Network) Consortium. Resumes may be submitted care of: Heidi Peer, Personnel, Morris County Library, [email protected], fax (973) 285-6959

MLS or Library School Required:
Yes

Salary Meets NJLA Minimum:
No

Job Focus:
Public/Adult Service
Youth Services