Job Opportunities


Job Opening:

South Brunswick Public Library

Page/Shelver in the Borrower Services Department

11 hrs. per week – evenings and one weekend day required

Salary:  $8.38 per hour


The South Brunswick Public Library is seeking a personable, reliable, self-motivated, energetic person for a part-time Page/Shelver position.  The ideal candidate should be a team-player and be able to work under minimal supervision.


Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Sort books/materials to be shelved and load book trucks
  • Shelve books and other material in appropriate areas
  • Clear books and other materials from tables, shelves and carrels
  • Read and straighten shelves
  • Retrieve items on holds list for patrons and/or other Libraries
  • Shift and straighten material as necessary
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Must be able to speak, write and communicate effectively in English
  • Must have the ability to work well with other staff members
  • Must be able to see, read and understand titles, call numbers and dates
  • Must be able to sort accurately by alphabetical, numerical, chronological, Dewey Decimal order
  • Must be able to push or pull loaded book trucks
  • Must be able to sit, stand, reach, bend or kneel to place/retrieve books from shelves
  • Must be able to work under minimal supervision.


Please submit job application (available on our website or at the Borrower Services Desk) to:

Diane Hurley

Supervisor, Borrower Services

South Brunswick Library

110 Kingston Lane

Monmouth Junction, NJ  08852


Or email to dhurley@sbpl.info


Deadline for submission is Friday, August 12, 2016

Download an application from here at  Application-Employment. Applications can also be picked up at the South Brunswick Library, 110 Kingston Lane, Monmouth Junction, NJ, 08852. 

South Brunswick and the South Brunswick Public Library are Equal Opportunity Employers.