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Library Announces Scholarship

            The Board of Trustees of the Middletown Township Public Library has announced that a Conover-Wihtol Scholarship will be awarded to a student interested in a career in the rewarding and challenging profession of librarianship.  A minimum of $2,500 will be awarded on August 17, 2016.  If interested in applying please visit our website under Board of Trustees and click on Applications.  For further assistance or to obtain an emailed copy, please contact Wendy LaTona, 732-671-3700 xt311. 


Department: Circulation

Supervisor: Principal Librarian/Head of Circulation

Time Involvement: 20 hours per week (approximate) - SEASONAL JOB (Summer 2016 only)

Position Summary:
Responsible for accurately shelving several library formats and subject areas of the Library, plus performing general support work in the Circulation Department. 

Major Responsibilities:
Puts carts in order; shelves books, audio and video materials, periodicals.  Edges and dusts shelves.  Shelf-reads.
Returns books, materials, and equipment to correct location. Organizes library materials for convenient access. Pages will primarily work with Children's and Teen materials for Summer Reading program.

Qualifications:

Training and supervision provided.

16 years of age or older

Must follow direction well, and be able to alphabetize and put items in numerical order. Must have the ability to concentrate and pay attention to details. General knowledge of the Dewey Decimal System is a plus.

Ability to lift books and push book carts, bending required. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds of books when needed. Expected to be able to work independently after being instructed.

Civil Service Job Specification 02289 requirements will apply to this position.

 

Please fill out an application and return to the front desk of the library or send by email to wlatona@mtpl.org. Applications deadline is May 15, 2016.

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