Job Opportunities


April 7, 2014

Innovative public library system seeks an energetic, committed librarian with good communication skills and strong public service orientation to work in coordination with Teen Librarian Erica Solomon.  Piscataway Public Library serves a multicultural population of over 55,000 in central New Jersey through a main library and a branch library.  Our Library offers all staff freedom to pursue new ideas, with consistent support in both success and failure. We highly encourage continuous learning and participation in professional organizations and library associations, and are committed to the development and success of the greater library community.

Responsibilities include:  provision of general reference and readers’ advisory service, collection development with primary responsibility for young adult materials, development of young adult programs, outreach to local schools, and coordination of the social media presences of the library. The candidate should have a strong knowledge of current technology and have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

Degree from accredited MLS program and NJ Professional Librarian Certificate required. MLS candidates graduating in Spring or Summer 2014 will also be considered.

Hours: 35 hours per week including some evening and weekend hours

Base Salary: $53,472.52 (Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits.)

Job Application Deadline:  Monday, April 21, 2014

Apply to:
James Keehbler, Library Director
Posting date:  April 7, 2014