Job Opportunities

Page (Part-time), User Services Department, Westergard Library -- Posted Jan 23, 2016. Position open until filled.

Under supervision, performs routine, repetitive tasks associated primarily with the sorting and shelving of books, media, and other library materials.

Hours: Approximately 7-12 hours per week, including some evening and weekend hours

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Shelving library materials and arranging in proper order

  • Maintaining general orderliness of shelves and other public areas

  • Emptying internal and external book drops

  • Collection merchandising for some displays

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to sort alphabetically and numerically

  • Ability to understand, remember, and carry out oral and written directions

  • Ability to communicate courteously and clearly with customers and staff

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to stoop, crouch, reach and walk in the provision of library services

  • Dexterity to handle books and other library materials

  • Ability to read printed material

  • Ability to carry light loads and/or push a book cart

  • Ability to stand for extended lengths of time

Salary: $8.59 per hour

All Piscataway Township employees over 18 are required to have a criminal background check and hiring is contingent on a clean record. All Piscataway Township employees under 18 require working papers.

Applications can be found at Kennedy and Westergard Libraries.

Piscataway Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.