P-T Library Assistant, Morris County Library, Whippany

The Morris County Library seeks a part-time Library Assistant in the Circulation Department who can work 25 hours per week with the following, fixed schedule: 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday - 9am to 2pm; Thursday 4-9pm. 

Every third Saturday the employee will be required to work 12-5pm. During those times, the employee will be asked to take five hours off during the week. 


Successful candidates must possess excellent interpersonal skills, effective problem solving skills and work well with the public. Basic computer skills and ability to learn library programs are essential. Duties include assisting and directing patrons in person and by telephone, retrieving items from the shelves, and checking items in and out for circulation. Working at two service desks, stepping up on a step stool, carrying books and pushing book carts will be required. 

The Morris County Library is a division of Morris County government and is a prominent member of M.A.I.N. (Morris Automated Information Network) Consortium.

MLS or Library School Required: 
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Job Focus: 
The salary for this position will be $18,567.00 and is not negotiable. All part-time employees receive a generous benefit package that includes paid vacation, sick leave, and paid holidays. Full job descriptions can be found on the State of NJ Civil Service Commission website. There is a 90 day probationary period. EOE/AA/ADA Employer.
How To Apply:: 

Résumés may be submitted care of:
Heidi Peer, Personnel
Morris County Library
30 East Hanover Avenue
Whippany, NJ 07981
email: hpeer@co.morris.nj.us
fax: (973) 285-6959
Applications are available at the library.