Phillipsburg Library seeks a skilled, enthusiastic and empathetic person to join our adult services staff.  Duties include answering basic reference and readers’ advisory questions, assisting with adult programs, instructing patrons in popular software programs, and assisting patrons with all aspects of technology, including mobile devices and e-readers.

The successful candidate will have a strong customer service orientation, be technologically adept, and have an understanding of basic library organization.  Excellent communication skills, patience, a sense of humor and ability to multi-task is a must.

High school degree required, Bachelor’s degree preferred from an accredited college or university.

This is a 20-hour per week position which will include weekday, evening and some Saturday hours. Starting pay is $16.17/hr. This is a competitive Civil Service position.

To apply, email cover letter, resume and three references to director@pburglib.org

No phone calls please. You will be notified if selected for an interview.