The Montville Township Public Library located in northern Morris County, NJ (I-80/I-287), is seeking an energetic, creative, outgoing and proactive Librarian I or Librarian II for our busy Library in a growing diverse suburban community. If you like to think outside the box, enjoy "teamwork and collaboration” and exploring ways to enhance the patron’s library experience then this position may be for you. We are committed to a strong customer service environment and engagement of our staff and the community at all levels.
General responsibilities include: Reader's Advisory, Collection Development, Programming, Summer Reading, Technology Training and Community Outreach. All staff is cross-trained to work in different areas of the Library so the successful candidate must have the interest, willingness and desire to work with Customers from Pre-K to Older Adults.
Knowledge and familiarity of print & non-print reference and reader’s advisory tools is essential. Ability to learn & adapt to new technologies is required. Background in business reference, marketing & promotion and digital services is a plus! Excellent oral and written communication skills is essential.
The successful candidate for this job must be able to potentially work a 37.5 hour per week schedule that continues to meet the needs of the Library, including: day, evening and weekend hours.
The Montville Township Public Library is covered by Civil Service regulations and staff is represented by the IFPTE Union. The starting base salary for the Librarian I (entry level) position is: $45,250 per year and for a Librarian II (one-year of experience) is: $46,313 per year. This is a 37.5 hour per week including day, evening and weekend rotations. These positions require a MLS/MLIS degree and includes vacation, sick and 13 paid holidays. All employees are members of the NJ PERS pension plan. The Library provides medical coverage for individual staff members only with an option to purchase additional health coverage for family members.
The Library will also consider a Librarian Trainee who is already enrolled in an accredited Library school.
The Library supports continuing CE for staff at all levels including webinars, meetings and conferences.
Employment offers are conditional upon a successful background and reference check.
Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.
The Montville Township Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Questions, resumes and cover letters can be addressed to: Allan M. Kleiman, MLS, Library Director, Montville Township Public Library, 90 Horseneck Road, Montville, NJ 07045, or, e-mail to: [log in to unmask]
Further information about our Library can be found at our website at: www.montvillelibrary.org.
Allan M. Kleiman, MLS
Montville Township Public Library
90 Horseneck Road
Montville, NJ 07045
973-402-0900, ext. 221
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