Jobs for Librarians

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Our reference librarians are generalists with a wide range of knowledge, but they may have special expertise in one or more subjects as well. Technical librarians work behind the scenes, where they select, catalog and care for books and other materials. Many of our staff members are fluent in languages other than English, which helps us serve our diverse community.

Invitation to Compete #37-19, Temporary Childrens Services Librarian, Northgate Branch

The Library is seeking candidates to fill a temporary Childrens Services Librarian position that is anticipated to end on or before December 24, 2019. This is a temporary, full-time position. 

To ensure consideraton, complete application materials must be submitted by 5:00 p.m., Friday, July 19, 2019.

See the bulletin for essential functions, qualifications, and information on how to apply.

All other jobs

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Many essential jobs within the Library do not require a library degree, and those positions range from administrative professionals and support staff, information technology professionals, drivers who transport books and other materials, to workers who maintain our buildings and grounds, and security officers who keep patrons and staff free from harm.

Invitation to Compete #38-19, Capital Improvement Project Coordinator

The Library is seeking candidates to fill a vacant Capital Improvement Project Coordinator located in our Capital Improvement Programs Department at the Central Library. This is a regular, full-time position.

To ensure consideraton, complete application materials must be submitted by 5:00 p.m., Monday, July 22, 2019.

See the bulletin for essential functions, qualifications, and information on how to apply.

Employee benefits

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We offer a benefits package that covers employees, their spouse or domestic partner, and dependents. Employee benefits include medical, dental and vision coverage, life and disability insurance, retirement plans, generous vacation and sick leave policies and much more.

If you have a question or need help, Ask Us or call 206-386-4636.