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All Library locations closed Wednesday, March 29

All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at Central Library will be closed Wednesday, March 29 for a staff in-service day. Regular operating hours will resume Thursday, March 30.

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 #53-16  Accountant

IC #07-17  Technical Services Manager

IC #15-17  Lead Security Officer

IC #17-17  Building Maintenance Worker

 

Student Assistant Program

The Student Assistant Program is not currently accepting applications. The application period is expected to open again on April 1, 2017 and a link to the online application materials will be available on that day via this page. 

 

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.