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Jobs at Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
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Support Staff I

The Royersford Branch of the Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library seeks to fill a Support Staff I position. Part-time, 18 hours per week including day time hours, evenings and Saturdays. Excellent customer service, clerical, and communication skills required. Must be computer literate, have a valid PA driver’s license, and the ability to work at all MC-NPL locations as needed. Among other duties, job includes checking in materials, shelving, retrieving materials, and assisting patrons and coworkers.

Potential employment is contingent upon completion of the PA State Mandated Reporter Training, and submitting to employer within 60 days of date of hire the results of the following background checks: PA State Police Criminal History, Child Abuse History and FBI clearances.

To apply please send an application (found at the bottom of this page) and resume with references to: Eileen McNamara at EMcNamara@mclinc.org. EOE


Reference Support Staff 1

The Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library seeks a flexible and reliable part time employee to provide reference services to the library community as a member of its Reference Department team.
18 hours per week, including day time hours, at least 1 evening per week and Saturdays in rotation.

The primary responsibilities of this position are:

  • Provide assistance to patrons and staff by aiding in locating and using periodical and reference materials
  • Assist patrons in the use of Reference Dept. equipment
  • Maintain library collections by processing, retrieving, shelving and weeding library materials
  • Maintain library files and records
  • Other duties as assigned

Main Qualifications include, but not limited to:

  • Previous work experience of 0-4 years
  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have valid PA driver’s license and the ability to work at any of the Library’s locations
  • Must be computer literate, Microsoft Office skills desirable
  • Ability to communicate effectively in person, on the phone and in writing
  • Good initiative and organizational skills
  • Good clerical, reading and writing skills
  • Ability to deal effectively and pleasantly with the public

Potential employment is contingent upon completion of the PA State Mandated Reporter Training, and submitting to employer within 60 days of date of hire the results of the following background checks: PA State Police Criminal History, Child Abuse History and FBI clearances.

If interested, please send a resume and a completed employment application to lrighter@mclinc.org. The employment application can be found at the bottom of this page.


Support Staff 1

The Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library seeks a flexible and reliable part time employee to provide excellent customer service to the library community as a member of its Circulation Department team. 22 hours per week, including day time hours, at least 2 evenings per week and Saturdays in rotation. Some benefits available.

Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this position are to assist the Head of Reader’s Services with the following:

  • marketing library services
  • publicity related to programs and services through Social Media
  • Teen activities including Game Day

Will also perform regular Circulation Desk functions which include but are not limited to:

  • assisting patrons at the Circulation Desk
  • helping patrons using the photocopiers and other equipment
  • operating the telephone switchboard (answering incoming calls, routing calls to appropriate departments, etc.)
  • shelving and retrieving materials
  • entering, retrieving and applying patron registration data in the library’s automation system database
  • other clerical functions, such as typing correspondence, as required.

Main Qualifications include, but not limited to:

  • Previous work experience of 0-4 years
  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have valid PA driver’s license and the ability to work at any of the Library’s locations
  • Must be computer literate, including competence with MS Office Suite and knowledge of professional use of social media
  • Must have customer service-driven attitude and recognize the need for and importance of confidentiality

Potential employment is contingent upon completion of the PA State Mandated Reporter Training, and submitting to employer within 60 days of date of hire the results of the following background checks: PA State Police Criminal History, Child Abuse History and FBI clearances.

If interested, please send a resume and a completed employment application to averma@mclinc.org. The employment application can be found at the bottom of this page.


Application Procedures

To apply, please follow the instructions listed in the posting. If an application is requested, please download the application form to your computer, complete it, and submit it as specified in the posting. Thank you.

Editable Job Application Form
MC-NPL job application form.doc

Printable Job Application Form
MC-NPL job application form.pdf

To file an application for future consideration, email LKeily@mclinc.org or send to attention of:
Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
attn: Lynn Keily
1001 Powell St
Norristown, PA 19401