Employment Opportunities

 

Other Job Opportunities with Montgomery County

Jobs at Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
and branches:


Royersford Support Staff I

The Royersford Branch of the Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library seeks to fill a Support Staff I position. Temporary, part-time, 8 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 and resume with references to: Eileen McNamara at EMcNamara@mclinc.org.  The employment application be found at the bottom of this webpage.

Support Staff I Circulation – Full Time

The Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library seeks a flexible and reliable full-time employee to provide excellent customer service to the library community as a member of its Circulation Department team. 37 hours per week, including daytime 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:

  • Assist with development and implementation of adult and teen activities
  • Assist with publicity related to all programs and services including printed material and displays
  • Assist with marketing library services through social media
  • Other assistance as needed

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:

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous work experience of 0-4 years
  • Must have strong clerical and organizational skills and the ability to use computers efficiently
  • Knowledge of professional use of social media preferred
  • Ability to provide back-up support to Library social media effort preferred
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have valid PA driver’s license and the ability to work at any of the Library’s locations
  • Must have customer-service-driven attitude and recognize the need for and importance of confidentiality
  • Must have a pleasant manner, neat appearance, and be a team player.

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 Asha Verma, Head of Readers Services, at averma@mclinc.org. The employment application be found at the bottom of this webpage. EOE


Conshohocken Support Staff 1

The Conshohocken Branch of the Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library seeks to fill a Support Staff I position. Part-time, 8-12 hours per pay week including afternoons and evenings, and two Saturdays per month in rotation.

Job duties include, but are not limited to: greeting patrons and helping patrons with library questions in person, over the phone and through email; opening and closing library; checking in materials; shelving & retrieving materials; assisting patrons and coworkers with other duties and projects as requested.

Must be at least 16 years of age and enrolled in high school –OR– 18+ years with a high school diploma or equivalent. Needs excellent customer service, organizational, reading, filing and communication skills. Computer literacy required. Reliable transportation and the ability to work at all MC-NPL’s 5 locations if needed.

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 webpage, and resume with references to Marija Skoog, Branch Manager, MSkoog@mclinc.org.


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 BTaylor@mclinc.org or send to attention of:
Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
attn: Beth Taylor
1001 Powell St
Norristown, PA 19401