Part-Time Technology/ Adult Services Library Associate – The West Milford Township Library

Part-Time Technology/ Adult Services Library Associate

The West Milford Township Library is seeking a tech savvy, detail oriented, innovative, and customer-
service oriented individual for the part-time (21 Hour) position of Technology/ Adult Services Library

Associate. This position entails technology instruction, program development, readers’ advisory,
collection development, website development, and social media management, while working as an
integral part of a team.

Responsibilities include:

    • Design and teach technology instructional sessions and classes as well as create tutorials and
      guides for assisting patrons in the use of technology platforms and databases.
    • Act as the in-library point person for first-step technology issues.
    • Participate in website development (using WordPress).
    • Provide reference service, both in person and on phone, readers’ advisory, and computer
      assistance.
    • Create promotional materials using Canva.
    • Schedule programs for adults.
    • Participate in collection development for adult materials.
    • Cover Circulation Desk and other service areas as needed.
    • Perform other related duties as assigned to meet the goals of the library.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Students in the process of obtaining an MLIS (or equivalent)
would be considered an ideal candidate. Candidate must be willing to become a New Jersey resident
within one year of hire. Experience with Workflows and the PALS Plus system is preferred, but not
required.

The schedule for this position is 21 hours per week, with one evening per week and weekend coverage
on a rotating basis (approximately one weekend per month). Salary is regionally competitive and
commensurate with experience. This is a union and civil service position. Offers of employment are
pending the completion of a criminal background check. The West Milford Township Library is an Equal
Opportunity Employer.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is mid-July. Only
candidates of interest will be contacted. To apply, please send your cover letter, resume and the three
professional references to Karyn Gost, Library Director, at gost@wmtl.org