Employment Opportunities

If you do not see any current openings listed below contact the library about volunteer opportunities.


Title:  Student Assistant, Part-time                                                   Salary:  $8.00/hr.*

Location:  Waterford Township Public Library, 2204 Atco Avenue, Atco, NJ 08004


The Waterford Township Public Library is looking for a self-motivated, courteous, candidate who is also friendly and enthusiastic to join our team. 



  • Sort and return library materials to their proper place on shelves
  • Read shelves for correctness of arrangement of materials
  • Shift shelves where necessary, as directed
  • Lift, bend, and climb as associated with shelving routines
  • Routinely check sitting areas and shelves to ensure all are neat and tidy
  • Performs other duties as needed



  • Must be eligible for working papers
  • Must be enrolled as a student in high school or trade school
  • Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to work with a high level of accuracy
  • The ability to work well with others
  • The ability to lift with or without reasonable accommodation



9-12 hours a week evenings and Saturdays during the school year and summer   



dnicklas@njlibraries.org if interested

*Rate of Pay for Young Workers Certain places are not required to pay minimum wage. Some examples are nursing homes, boardwalk and other seasonal amusements, summer camps, professional offices, and libraries. https://www.nj.gov/labor/wagehour/content/childlabor_RateofPay.html