Job Opportunities 

Job Opening – 1

Page/Shelver in the Borrower Services Department

10.5 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 HERE –Application-Employment  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, March 31, 2017



Job Opening – 2

March 6, 2017

Maintenance Worker – Part-Time TEMPORARY

22.5 hours per week

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 6:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Hourly rate: $15.31

The South Brunswick Public Library is seeking a reliable and responsible self-starter to work with our Maintenance Department on a Temporary basis through approximately June.   This individual will assist with keeping the library clean, set up and break down meeting rooms and perform basic repairs/groundskeeping.  The ideal candidate should be personable, able to work independently and read and follow written instructionsMaintenance or custodial experience a plus.   

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain overall order and cleanliness of the library.
  • Clean and disinfect restrooms.
  • Empty trash from receptacles.
  • Dust, sweep, mop, vacuum, and clean floors, furniture and fixtures.
  • Maintain security and safety of the library building.
  • Assist with snow removal/grounds keeping.
  • Work on special projects as assigned.

Ability to:

  • Learn and use the Library’s custodial equipment, materials and office equipment.
  • Work with cleaning chemicals, vapors, debris and dust and other conditions both indoors and outdoors.
  • Speak, write and communicate effectively in English.
  • Work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Maintain effective working relationship with both the public and colleagues.
  • Lift, push and pull up to 50 lbs and perform other strenuous physical activities.


  • High school diploma preferred.
  • Must have a valid NJ driver’s license.
  • Must be physically and mentally capable of performing job tasks.
  • Drug free (testing may be required)
  • Must successfully pass a six month probation period.
  • Must successfully pass a thorough criminal history background check.

Please submit job application, available  HERE –Application-Employment or at the Information Desk and resume.  Position open until filled.

Gary Catano

Maintenance Supervisor

South Brunswick Library

110 Kingston Lane

Monmouth Junction, NJ  08852


Applications may be sent electronically to gcatano@sbpl.info


You may 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.