Librarian I (Serves as a Children's/YA Librarian), Cumberland County Library, Bridgeton

Reports to the Library Director. Under supervision, performs functions at the entry level of the professional librarian class of job, providing a variety of library services, including but not limited to programming for children and young adults, research services, collection development, outreach, and other related work as required.

Full-time, not to exceed 35 hours per week. Will be required to work every third Saturday and one evening each week.


Master's degree in Library or Information Science in a library program accredited by the American Library Association or from a New Jersey college master's program in Library Science that has been deemed acceptable by Thomas Edison State University.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office is necessary. Familiarity with searching SIRSI/Dynix-based library catalog and prior experience with a public computer time and print management system is preferred. Familiarity with a variety of electronic resources and the ability to assist the public and staff in making effective use of electronic resources.

Offers of employment for this title are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness testing, to include drug screenings, and criminal background checks.

The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer, striving for diversity in the workplace.
MLS or Library School Required: 
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Job Focus: 
Teen/YA Services
Youth Services
$35,287 annual salary
How To Apply:: 

Applicants should mail or email all cover letters, resumes, and letters of recommendation to:
Brittany Wiita, Confidential Assistant
Department of Personnel or fax to 856-453-0361.