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Continuous Recruitment Process (CRP)

Please submit an application for a specific continuous recruitment process below:

Based on need, the Library may temporarily suspend or limit accepting applications. The application periods for the following classifications are currently suspended:  

  • Library Associate I
  • Library Associate II
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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 #07-17  Technical Services Manager

IC #21-17  Principal Accountant

IC #24-17  Business Analyst - Temporary


Student Assistant Program

The Student Assistant Program is currently accepting applications. Please print and fill out an employer/educator reference form availabile via the online bulletin and submit the application located here with all of the required materials by 5:00 pm, Sunday, April 30, 2017. 


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, (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.