P-T Library Assistant, Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library, Matawan

Library Assistant (Hourly) Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library

The Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library seeks TWO enthusiastic, customer service-oriented individuals to join our friendly team. Primary Duties:

  • Provide excellent customer service.
  • Perform all regular duties of Circulation, including, but not limited to: checking in, checking out, and renewing of materials, issuing of new and replacement library cards, and answering the phone.
  • Answer directional questions.
  • Shelve/straighten materials and shelf-read to ensure that materials are in the proper order.
  • Assist with other projects/activities as assigned.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • A high school diploma (or equivalent).
  • The ability to follow written and oral instructions and communicate effectively.
  • Previous customer service work experience, preferably in a library using SIRSI Workflows.
  • Basic technology skills.
  • The ability to bend and lift up to 30 lbs.
  • A flexible schedule.
Salary: $15/hr Schedule: Afternoon, evening, and weekend hours required. Total hours between the two positions will equal 23-28/week. Interested parties should complete an Employment Application which can be obtained online at https://www.matawanaberdeenlibrary.com/resources/Application.pdf

Please return completed application with resume and cover letter to Kimberly Paone, Library Director, via e-mail: [email protected] Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library, 165 Main Street, Matawan, NJ 07747


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