Library Monitor (P/T)

Librarian - Adult Services (P/T)

(updated: 20-Jan-2020)

 

JOB POSTING

External Posting (16-Jan-2020): Open Until Filled

 

Position:

Part Time Library Monitor

Reports to:

TBD

Location:

Louis Bay 2nd Public Library and Community Center

Hours:

up to 30 hours per 2 week pay period
September through June, following the public school calendar

Hourly Rate:

$14.00

Duties:

  • Monitor all individuals or groups of patrons visiting all areas of the Library to ensure they are following the Library’s Rules of Conduct
  • Consistently, fairly, and firmly ensure that all un-attended or under-attended minors are neither negatively affecting other patrons’ use of the facilities nor interfering with the staff’s ability to perform their duties.
  • Actively follows all library policies and when necessary explains them clearly to patrons.
  • Document all behavioral infractions, supplementing the report with security camera footage when available.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Supervisor or Director.

Requirements

  • The employee must work when school is in session:
    • Monday – Friday, 2:30pm to 5:30pm
    • On session days or half days, the hours are 1:00pm – 4:00pm
    • School holidays, vacations, and snow days are excluded.
  • Completion of 2 years of study at an institution of higher learning; Associates Degree (or higher) in Education with an emphasis on secondary education preferred.
  • Ability to effectively use technology tools including the Internet, email, office applications, as well as other library related programs; ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form; ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines; ability to respond to or handle emergency situations effectively in cooperation with the in-charge person.
  • This title is covered by the UPSEU Collective bargaining Agreement; however, it is exempt from the accrual or awarding of vacation time.

Application Requirements:

  • Cover Letter
  • Current Resume
  • Send via email to:

 

 

Monica A. Smith, MBA, MLIS
Director, Louis Bay 2nd Library and Community Center
345 Lafayette Avenue
Hawthorne, NJ  07506
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JOB POSTING

Application Deadline: (suspended)

Position:

Department:       Adult Services

Title:                  Librarian (P/T)

Role:                  Reference

Reports to:

Head of Adult Services

Location:

Louis Bay 2nd Public Library and Community Center

Hours:

Part Time - 36 hours per two week pay period.

Minimum one Saturday per month and one evening per week.

Hourly Rate:

$17.25 / hour

Duties:

  • Providing reference and reader’s advisory services to adults
  • Providing backup reference and readers advisory service to children and young adults
  • Training staff and/or public to use electronic resources
  • Assisting the public with internet, email, and Office applications
  • Working on special projects as assigned by the Department Head and/or Director

Requirements:

  • New Jersey Librarian’s Certificate required; MLS (ALA accredited program desirable); will consider a student who has successfully completed a minimum of 24 credits in a 36 credit program or equivalent and will obtain a New Jersey Librarian’s Certificate within one year.
  • Able to implement library services in an automated environment
  • Knowledge of print and non-print reference and readers advisory resources as well as changes in technology and trends within the library profession
  • Able to establish a rapport with a diverse community of adults
  • Effectively use technology tools include email and MS Office applications
  • Able to communicate effectively in written and oral form, meet deadlines, and work with patrons, staff, and others in a tactful and consistent manner.
  • Please make sure your availability is aligned with our advertised hours.

Application Requirements:

  • Email cover letter and current resume (In MS Word or PDF format) to the contact below.
  • If you are an MLS student, include an unofficial copy of your transcripts

 

Monica A. Smith
Director, Louis Bay 2nd Library and Community Center
345 Lafayette Avenue
Hawthorne, NJ 07506

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