JOB: Librarian I, Three Positions Open, Santa Clara County Library District

Librarian I is the entry-level professional position with the Santa Clara County Library, with a wide variety of potential assignments serving adults, teens, or children at community libraries; working on the Bookmobile; or working in collection development or cataloging at the Library Administration offices.

There are currently three Librarian I positions available.

One vacancy is a full-time Spanish-speaking vacancy at Adult Services, located at the Gilroy Library.  The selected candidate must take and pass the Spanish Bilingual examination prior to hire.  

In addition, there are two (2) half-time positions available.  One at the Saratoga Library in Children’s Services and one at the Morgan Hill Library in Adult Services.  These two half-time positions do not have bilingual requirements.

Santa Clara County Library District is one of the most heavily used and most well funded library systems in the country. The Library is one of eleven libraries nationwide to be included in the top ten libraries in its population category in every published edition of Hennen’s American Public Library Ratings Survey. In addition to a broad range of electronic content and services, the Library District includes seven community libraries and one branch as well as administrative offices, bookmobile service and a literacy program. Serving a population of 420,000 residents in the heart of Silicon Valley, the Library District circulated over 12.2 million items to over 3.6 million visitors last year. For more information about Santa Clara County Library District, please visit

For more details about the duties and benefits associated with the position, as well as the online application form, please visit: Applications must be received no later than Wednesday, November 30, 2011.