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December 11, 2016

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OverDrive ebook issues

Some patrons report seeing incorrect ebook holds and checkouts. Please log out and back in to clear. If you are consistently seeing incorrect ebook entries please report to Ask a Librarian. We are working with OverDrive to resolve this issue.
 

The Library's Website may experience brief outages

On Sunday, Dec. 11, from 4 a.m. to noon, the Library's website may experience brief intermittent outages due to scheduled server maintenance.

Library Job Listings

Continuous Recruitment Process (CRP)

Based on need, the Library may temporarily suspend or limit accepting applications. The CRP open application period for the following classifications is currently suspended:  

  • Librarian, Adult Services
  • Librarian, Childrens' Services
  • Librarian, Teen Services
  • Library Associate I
  • Library Associate II
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*Those currently in the Librarian, Adult Services, Library Associate I, Library Associate II and CRP will continue to remain active.

 

Traditional Recruitment Process

Please submit an application for a specific job listed below. If no jobs are listed, there are no jobs available at this time.

 

IC #51-16  Building Engineer

IC #53-16  Accountant

IC #54-16  Sr. Administrative Specialist - Administrative Services

IC #55-16  Digital Literacy and Family Learning Associate (Library Associate IV)

IC #56-16  Sr. Administrative Specialist - Capital Improvement Program 

 

Student Assistant Program

The Student Assistant Program is not currently accepting applications.

 

When open, this program provides an opportunity for students to gain valuable work experience and mentorship at the Library. During open application periods, applicants are asked to submit a Student Assistant Employment Application, a cover letter, proof of school enrollment and a reference from a educator/employer (form included in the application). The Eligibility Requirements for Students include (1.) students are at least 16 years old at the time of application, (2.) students must be enrolled in high school, college, vocational/technical school, or a G.E.D. program. (Students who have completed a Bachelor's degree program are not eligible.), and (3.) students must be enrolled at least half-time (at least five credits for college students), three out of four quarters of the school year.

  

The Seattle Public Library proudly supports diversity and inclusion in its employment practices.