25 HOURS PER WEEK (Evening and weekend hours)

The Hoboken Public Library seeks a part-time Library Assistant to work in the Children’s Services Department.

Duties include, but are not limited to: assisting with conducting story hours and other children’s programs; assisting in children’s collection building and maintenance; assisting the Head of the Children’s Services Department, Children’s Librarian, and other Children’s Services Department employees in lending library materials, registering patrons, and receiving and processing reserves and hold requests.

The successful candidate should possess excellent customer service, verbal and written communication skills, strong computer skills, be comfortable working with children and their parents/caregivers, be organized and detail oriented, and be a cooperative and adaptable team player with fellow staff and patrons.

Work schedule includes evening and weekend hours.

Must be a High School graduate. Library experience preferred.

Pay Rate is $16.47 per hour.

New Jersey residency required, with preference given to Hoboken residents.

Apply by: 5 pm, July 16, 2021.

Please email your resume and names of three professional references to:, or mail to
Ashley Hoffman
Head of Children’s Services Department
Hoboken Public Library
500 Park Avenue
Hoboken, NJ, 07030


Posted 6/11/2021 -MC