Under supervision, performs routine, repetitive tasks associated primarily with the sorting and shelving of books, media, and other library materials. (Posted 8/11/16. Position open until filled.)
Hours: Approximately 7-12 hours per week, including some evening and weekend hours
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Shelving library materials and arranging in proper order; maintaining general orderliness of shelves and other public areas; emptying internal and external book drops; collection merchandising for some displays
Minimum Qualifications: Ability to sort alphabetically and numerically; ability to understand, remember, and carry out oral and written directions; ability to communicate courteously and clearly with customers and staff
Physical Requirements: Ability to stoop, crouch, reach and walk in the provision of library services; dexterity to handle books and other library materials; ability to read printed material; ability to carry light loads and/or push a book cart; ability to stand for extended lengths of time
Salary: $8.76 per hour
To apply: All applicants must fill out a Piscataway Public Library job application to be considered for this position. You can find an application by visiting either of our two locations. Receipt of application is not verified. You will be contacted if and when the library seeks more information or wishes to extend an interview opportunity.
Apply to: Kate Jaggers, Head of User Services Department, Piscataway Public Library, 500 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854.
Piscataway Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All Piscataway Township employees under 18 must have working papers. All Piscataway Township employees 18 and older are required to undergo drug testing, and a criminal background check. Hiring is contingent on a clean record.