P-T Librarian 1, Woodbridge Public Library System, Various Branches
Tuesday, September 01, 2020 05:39 PM

Job Announcement: Librarian 1 (PT)19 Hours/Week
Woodbridge Public Library System

Mission Statement: Woodbridge Public Library connects people to their past, present and future. The Library engages the community to provide opportunities for all to meet new challenges in a rapidly changing world.The Library Board of Woodbridge Public Library seeks to hire a Librarian 1, Part-Time, up to 19 hours per week for the purpose of providing professional librarian services in the Fords, Henry Inman and Iselin Branches from 5-9 pm three evenings per week, and Saturdays 9 am – 5 pm. This position is a direct report of the Teen Services Librarian 2, Nicole Perez, in the Department of Adult & Teen Programming and Community Engagement.This title is covered under AFSCME Local 2923. Part-time employees earn sick, personal and vacation time, and are eligible for holiday pay. Residence in Woodbridge Township is required for permanency in this job title.

Examples of duty include: 

  • A variety of library services in one or more functional areas of the library requiring professional knowledge of and experience with librarianship theories, principals and practices; perform related duties as required.
  • Search the library catalog and locate library materials
  • Access databases and other reference materials.
  • Demonstrate the use of databases and search processes to patrons
  • Answer reference questions presented in person, electronically or by telephone
  • Use a computer, scanner, copier, microfilm equipment
  • Contribute to social media posts and the library eNews or blog
  • Assist in the maintenance of the library collections for teens
  • Assist patrons in the operation of computers and computer software by providing instruction when needed
  • Create and provide publicity and programming, both in and outside the libraries
  • Participate in outreach activities
  • Other duties of job title number 07569 as required.

Please send a cover letter, resume and three references to Monica Eppinger at [email protected]

MLS or Library School Required:
Yes 

Salary Meets NJLA Minimum:
Yes 

Job Focus:
Public/Adult Service