Monmouth University is seeking applications for a Library
The candidate would be expected to: assist in the maintenance of
material in the general collection, periodicals and microforms;
assist on duty library security guard with evening closings and
emergency procedures when needed; assist patrons with reference
questions as able when library is open and librarians are not on
duty; check in and out material, issue library memberships, collect
fines and fees, and answer questions about billing accounts and
claims returned material.
A complete list of job duties is available at http://jobs.monmouth.edu
Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Required Skills or Software:
Basic Knowledge of MS Word 2013, Basic Knowledge of MS Excel 2013,
Must be able to utilize a variety of computer software programs in
order to successfully complete assigned tasks, Excellent
interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, Must be
able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately,
Must be able to operate a variety of office equipment
Required Years of Experience:
Library experience or comparable detail-oriented experience, which
include decision-making and independent judgment; experience with
Working knowledge of Innovative Interface “Sierra” online library
management system or another web-based library management system of
equivalent functionality and complexity.
Have the ability to adapt to a rapidly changing
information-management environment. Must perform duties using broad
knowledge of library, library practices and procedures; have the
ability to meet deadlines and work independently under pressure on
multiple projects simultaneously.
Ability to maintain copy machines and microfilm/fiche
reader-printers and use multiple, integrated relational databases.
Must be able to use a step stool and be capable of repetitious
lifting and stretching.
Must be available to work a flexible schedule in accordance with
the University academic calendar and library hours, including
evenings and weekends, and extended hours prior to and during final
Intermediate knowledge of MS Word 2013 and Excel 2013.
Log in to http://jobs.monmouth.edu to apply
and see the job duties for this position no later than the deadline
Located along New Jersey's northern coastline, Monmouth University
is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to
innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked
Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 5,700
students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs,
including three doctoral programs.
Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive
learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the
student experience at Monmouth. The University's dynamic learning
environment empowers students to become active participants in
their education while fully preparing them for life after
graduation. Monmouth's faculty, experts in their respective
disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating
with undergraduates and graduates in their research and
Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia,
Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in
history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The
University's 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most
beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National
Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates
include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and
construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half
of the University's student-athletes.
A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus
gates. Access Asbury Park's legendary music scene and diverse
cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community.
Enjoy Red Bank's lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch's
redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping
Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became
Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in
1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World
Report's “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review's “The Best 382
Colleges,” and Money magazine's “Best Colleges for Your
Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate
diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment
for all employees.