Librarian 1 or 2 - Camden County Library System, Ferry Ave.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, energetic, & creative professional to act as our Story Time Librarian, serving a diverse & eager population.

Description of Duties
Duties include serving the public, primarily infants through grade 2; developing and delivering age-appropriate programs; proactively conducting outreach to the local community and organizations; providing reference services to all ages; assisting and describing how to search catalog files; providing readers' advisory; answering questions in-person and over the phone; conducting library tours; maintaining collection development including purchasing, weeding, and up keep of all collections; and performing other related duties as required. May be scheduled at other Library facilities.


A Master's degree in Library or Information Sciences in a library program accredited by the American Library Association or from a New Jersey College Master' program in Library Science that has been deemed acceptable by Thomas Edison State College. Possession of a NJ Professional Librarian Certificate issued by Thomas Edison College or the credentials and willingness to obtain a NJ Professional Librarian Certificate upon hiring. Librarian 2 requires: One year of full time professional librarian experience. *Experience/Interest in programming and collection development for infants through grade 2 is extremely desirable. Appointee may be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey if the operation of a vehicle is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.
Job Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
We meet the learning, recreational and information needs of our customers, providing an open environment for our community. The Camden County Library is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action Employer
MLS or Library School Required: 
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Job Focus: 
Youth Services
Salary: Librarian 1 $22.9904 per hour ($41,842.52 annually) Librarian 2 $24.1396 per hour ($43,934.07 annually) Schedule: Full Time, 35 hrs a week Schedule based on Library needs, schedule includes weekends Status: Permanent pending NJ Civil Service Procedures
How To Apply:: 

Employment applications may be obtained at any of our branches or may be printed off our website at http://www.camdencountylibrary/employment/-library

Applications of current employees will be reviewed first, then, other applications will be reviewed in the following order: residents of Camden County, Contiguous County Residents, NJ State Residents. If the chosen applicant is a not a New Jersey resident, he or she must become a bona fide New Jersey resident to be appointed to the position within the timeframe designated by the Library, not to exceed one year.

Completed applications are due in the Human Resources Office by February 13, 2018 at 2 pm and should be forwarded to:

Camden County Library, Department of Human Resources
203 Laurel Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043 or Fax: 856-772-2761
E-mail :

*Please refer to the Job Posting Number 003-18 on your application; failure to submit a completed application or to indicate job posting number may be reason for your application not to be considered.