Bayonne Public Library (NJ)

Reference Librarian

Description:
A large focus of this job is working closely with patrons to conduct research requests, assist with basic technology needs, and actively participate in the building of a stronger library culture in Bayonne.
Responsibilities:
Responsibilities will include staffing desks in the Reference and Arts & Music areas, assisting fellow librarians with programming & outreach, and collaborating on the creation & maintenance of a large body of archival materials. Fluency in Arabic or Spanish would be a helpful skill. Full-time 35 hours per week, at least 1 1-9pm work day per week, and 2 Saturdays per month.
Qualifications:
* An NJ Professional Certificate or ALA-accredited Masters in Library Science.
* Residency in the State of New Jersey within one year of hire in accordance with New Jersey Revised Statutes § 52:14-7.
Compensation:
Participation in the NJ Public Retirement System; medical insurance; generous sick, vacation, personal, and holiday time; a salary that meets the NJLA minimum.
Location:
Bayonne Public Library (NJ)
To Apply:
* Submit three PDF files:  a cover letter, resume, and list of three references.
* All three files must be attached to a single email sent to [email protected] with the email subject “Reference Librarian”. Only applicants who follow this exact format will be considered. 
Search begins immediately and will continue until filled.

To apply for this job email your details to jp@bayonnelibrary.org