Employment Opportunities at Plainfield Public Library
- Reference Librarian (P/T)
Job Description: The Plainfield Public Library located in Plainfield, NJ is looking for an energetic, knowledgeable, service-oriented librarian to join our team. Night and weekend availability is required. Daytime availability and schedule flexibility are a plus.
Qualifications: MLS or MLIS from an ALA accredited program; strong public service orientation; strong computer skills; working knowledge of a wide variety of electronic databases and technology applications; excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills. Fluency in Spanish is desired but not required.
Preferred Start Date: September 21, 2015
Compensation: This is a part-time position. $22.44/hour
Apply to: Apply via email with a cover letter and your resume as Word or PDF attachments to email@example.com. Resumes will be reviewed starting September 8, 2015 and will be accepted until the position is filled.
- Tech Desk Library Assistant (P/T)
The Plainfield Public Library is looking for a part-time Library Assistant with excellent Customer Service skills to work at our Tech Desk assisting patrons with our public computers. Intermediate to advanced computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office 2007, Internet Explorer, various email applications, and Firefox are required. The position is for 20 hours per week with a schedule of 5-9 p.m. Monday thru Thursday and 9 a.m. -1 p.m. (or 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.) on Saturday. The starting rate is $12.22/hour.
Library experience, familiarity with the Comprise SAM software, and fluency in Spanish are preferred but not required.
If interested, please email your resume to Tina Marie Doody, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Resumes will be reviewed starting September 8, 2015 and will be accepted until the position is filled.