Adult Services/Reference Library Assistant – Denville Public Library

Main Library Alliance

The Denville Public Library is seeking a Library Assistant to join our Adult Services Team.  


  • Strong customer service skills
  • Strong computer skills (WordPress, Microsoft Suite and Google)
  • Working knowledge of library resources (print and digital)
  • Ability to troubleshoot and help library patrons with a wide variety of questions and technology related issues (printing, formatting word documents, navigating websites and social media)
  • Ability to provide reader’s advisory
  • Experience advertising on and creating content for  social media platforms
  • Experience with programming and outreach for adult audiences is desired.  
  • Additional responsibilities may include collection development and other special projects


  • A completed Bachelor’s degree is required
  • A background check and fingerprinting is required before employment

Hours for this position:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9 -1, Tuesday 5 – 9
  • Two Saturdays (9am-5pm) a month
  • Additional hours (afternoons and/or evenings) may be required as needed for coverage

Salary for this position:

  • $15/hour
  • Position offers prorated benefits (vacation, personal and Holiday) and Sick Time – per NJ Paid Sick Leave Act

To Apply:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Please send application materials to Ilene Lefkowitz, Supervising Librarian, Adult Services.