San José Public Library serves the tenth largest city in the country with timely, innovative, and responsive service. A proud recipient of the IMLS National Medal for Museum and Library Service and the Gale/Library Journal Library of the Year Award, the library is an acknowledged leader in providing library services to meet the changing customer needs of an amazingly diverse community.
We are seeking new Librarians to join our team and change the lives of those we serve! We are currently looking to fill full time and part time openings. The job description enumerates the range of duties expected, but above all we are looking for flexible, service-oriented, friendly, and smart librarians, proud of their profession and wanting to make a difference in their community.
Librarians are responsible for performing a variety of professional librarian duties: providing direct assistance to library customers; 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; supervising staff; assuming responsibility for a facility; selecting and managing collections; cataloging; small business and workforce development programming; and web development and design. These positions will include evenings and weekend shifts.
Full job description and application instructions available online.