Youth Services Reference Assistant

Closes: 8/31/17
Beaverton City Library
Beaverton, OR

Do you have a passion for engaging and empowering youth through learning and reading? Do you enjoy connecting families with a variety of resources at the library? Are you an innovator who enjoys thinking up creative ideas to inspire young minds?  If you answered yes to these questions, Beaverton City Library has a job that might be perfect for you! Work at our children’s and teens desks and provide programs for youth in our community.

View full job posting:

Posted in Closes August 2017, Oregon, Public Library

Library Media Specialist – .50 FTE to 1.0 FTE

Closes: 9/25/17
Portland Public Schools
Portland, OR

As an instructional partner the school library media specialist works with teachers and other educators to build and strengthen connections between student information and research needs, curricular content, learning outcomes, information resources and provides culturally and linguistically relevant instruction. The school library media specialist demonstrates their role as an essential and equal instructional partner by participating in curriculum development to ensure that curricula include a full range of literacy skills. (keyword search: 15722)

Posted in Closes September 2017, Oregon, School Library

Youth Services Librarian/LAP3 (Washington)

Closes: 8/31/17
Washington Talking Book & Braille Library
Seattle, WA

This position reports to the director of Washington Talking Book & Braille Library (WTBBL) and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of WTBBL, which provides library services state-wide, at the library and by mail, to any Washington resident unable to read standard print material due to blindness, visual impairment, deaf-blindness, physical disability (cannot hold a book or turn pages), or reading disability.

Posted in Closes August 2017, Out of State, Special Library

Lead Cataloger – Library and Archival Professional 3 (Washington)

Closes: No Date
Washington State Library
Tumwater, WA

This lead cataloger position reports to the PNW & Special Collections Librarian, LAP4 and is responsible for cataloging general materials and the creation of metadata for electronic publications in the Washington State Library.

Posted in No Closing Date, Out of State, Special Library

Maker Librarian (part time)

Closes: 8/25/17
Hillsboro Public Library
Hillsboro, OR

We are currently recruiting for a part-time Maker Librarian to provide direct patron service by planning and delivering events in our makerspace, “The Collaboratory”, as well as in the areas of STEM and making. The Maker Librarian works in a variety of settings both inside and outside of the Brookwood and Shute Park libraries. You serve diverse patrons by developing and implementing events and services; training staff and volunteers; answering reference and “maker’s advisory” questions; and participating in collection development by remaining current on making trends, recommending items for purchase, and preparing materials to engage and delight makers.

Posted in Closes August 2017, Oregon, Public Library

Readers’ Advisory Librarian

Closes: 8/28/17
Hillsboro Public Library
Hillsboro, OR

We are currently recruiting for a Readers’ Advisory Librarian, someone with an infectious enthusiasm, love of reading, and a desire to continually hone their craft through experimentation, learning, and training. If you’ve always wanted to work in a collaborative environment in an organization that supports your professional growth and creativity, this could be the job for you!

Posted in Closes August 2017, Oregon, Public Library

Library Director

Closes: 8/23/17
Mount Angel Public Library
Mount Angel, OR

The City of Mt. Angel is seeking a Library Director.  This position is an excellent opportunity for a talented and creative library professional to make a difference.  Mt. Angel’s population is 3,400 and is the home of the 4-day Mt. Angel Oktoberfest, which attracts approximately 300,000 visitors each year.  The city is located approximately 19 miles from Salem and 25 miles from the Portland metro area. The Library Director plans, organizes, directs, and coordinates all aspects of Library services. Position is open until filled, with first review of applications received by August 23, 2017.

Posted in Closes August 2017, Oregon, Public Library