P-T Courier (Job ID# 2019-22),Somerset County Library System, Bridgewater

Essential Functions of the Job:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, performing courier delivery services and office support; performing mailroom and clerical duties in absence of Administrative Services Assistant; performing other library-related tasks as assigned by supervisor or branch manager.

The position hours will be from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. 


Somerset County Library System of New Jersey partners with you to connect, to explore, to share and to discover. Our vision is to work together to enrich lives, expand knowledge and strengthen communities. SCLSNJ is comprised of 10 branch locations and 2 reading stations. For more information, visit SCLSNJ.org.


Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent; valid driver’s license to perform essential functions of the job; satisfactory driving record with no more than two tickets in the last three years and no significant infractions related to the operation of a vehicle; reliable transportation to attend training, meetings, or other work assignments at other branches or off-site locations as required.

Licenses and Certifications:

NJ Driver’s License

Physical Demands:

Manual dexterity to handle mail, books, software, and a variety of media formats; frequent standing and walking; frequent bending, reaching, and stooping; lifting and carrying items weighing up to 50 lbs.; be able to lift, sort, transport, load and unload 30 - 40 crates weighing up to 40 lbs each per day; pushing or pulling objects weighing up to 200 lbs; distinguishing sounds at various frequencies and volumes; distance vision sufficient to distinguish people or objects under a variety of light conditions; vision sufficient to view computer screens and spine labels under a variety of light conditions.

Effective September 1, 2011, all employees of State and local government must reside in the State of New Jersey, unless exempted under law. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
MLS or Library School Required: 
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Job Focus: 
Hourly Rate: $13.12 (negotiable depending upon experience and qualifications); Up to 20 hours per week
How To Apply:: 

Please send a resume, cover letter, and SCLSNJ application to jobs@sclibnj.org. The SCLSNJ application can be found on our website at SCLSNJ.org/about/work-at-sclsnj. Please include job ID# in all application materials. (Job ID# 2019-22).