JOB: San Jose Public Library recruiting for on-call substitute Librarian Pool

The award winning San Jose Public Library is seeking new part time un-benefited Librarians to join our team! Visit to learn more about SJPL. This recruitment is for our on-call substitute Librarian Pool. Availability of shifts may vary. Librarians are responsible for performing a variety of professional librarian duties. This may include: providing direct assistance to library customers in the location of information and library materials; serving as a resource for children, young adults, adults and library staff; conducting library tours, giving book talks, and planning, promoting, or presenting other programs; working with community groups to promote understanding, use and support of library service activities; analyzing, interpreting and answering reference questions, and providing reader’s advisory information; supervising, leading or training the work of a clerical and technical staff as assigned; assuming responsibility for a facility or a section as assigned; selecting and managing collections; cataloging; web development and design. This position may include evenings and weekend shifts. The salary range for Librarian I Part Time classification is $27.69 – $33.66 per hour. Librarian II Part time classification range is $29.62 to $36.03 per hour.

Minimum qualifications include a Master’s Degree in Library Science from an accredited college or university. No experience is required at the Librarian I level. One year of full-time professional library experience is required at the Librarian II level.

To learn more about this exciting opportunity and to apply for the position go to and click on the “Prospective Employees” link by the closing date of December 14, 2011.

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