Community Services Library Specialist (closes 9/3/19)

Posted: 8/23/19
Jefferson County Library District
Madras, OR

Brief description of position: This position supports the planning, implementation of library programming in assigned areas. S/he provides comprehensive library and circulation services to library patrons and supports bibliographic instruction.

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Posted in Closes September 2019, Oregon

Collection Development Librarian (open until filled) (posted 8/23/19)

Posted: 8/23/19
Josephine Community Library District
Grants Pass, OR

Description: The Collection Development Librarian is responsible for the selection of adult nonfiction, fiction, electronic resources, media, periodicals, and reference materials. This position supports collection maintenance and provides weeding guidance at multiple branches. The Collection Development Librarian is a full-time position in beautiful southern Oregon. Compensation commensurate with experience and/or education. Retirement and leave benefits are offered.


Posted in Oregon, No Closing Date

Library Assistant (closes 9/9/2019)

Posted: 8/23/19
Tualatin Public Library
Tualatin, OR

The Tualatin Public Library is excited to announce our recruitment for a full-time (40 hour) Library Assistant. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly functional team dedicated to providing outstanding customer service in a library that is well loved by its community.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic patron-focused customer service expert to perform a variety of circulation duties. Come make a difference in the community we serve by issuing library cards to new readers, introducing library services to new patrons, and checking library materials in and out.  The work schedule includes nights and weekends.

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Posted in Closes September 2019, Oregon, Public Library

Librarian 1 (open until filled) (posted 8/22/19)

Posted: 8/22/19
West Linn Public Library
West Linn, OR

The West Linn Public Library is seeking dynamic, tech-savvy applicants for an Adult Services Librarian position.  Our ideal candidate enjoys working both independently and collaboratively to provide outstanding service to patrons through reference interactions, collection development, and innovative programming.

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Posted in No Closing Date, Oregon, Public Library

Librarian (closes 9/2/19)

Posted: 8/20/19
Salem Public Library
Salem, OR

Brief description of position: Salem Public Library is seeking an energetic and service-oriented individual who is interested in working in an enthusiastic and highly collaborative environment driven by innovation. The successful candidate for this full-time career Librarian position will have excellent written, interpersonal and social media communication skills, readers’ advisory skills, a proven track-record of exceptional customer service, and the ability to work with diverse user groups both internally and externally. This position reports to the Youth Services manager and serves all ages on public service desks, programming and community outreach.

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Posted in Closes August 2019, Oregon, Public Library

Reference Librarian (Part-Time Faculty Pool) (closes 10/31/2019)

Posted: August 12, 2019
Chemeketa Community College
Salem, OR

This is a part-time faculty pool for available assignments during the 2019/20 academic year. Applications are considered throughout the academic year and reviewed based on department need.

Duties include reference, information literacy instruction, assessment, faculty outreach, and collection development. Depending on training and experience, additional responsibilities in circulation, cataloging, or digital asset management may be assigned. Part-time librarians will normally have a regular schedule each term (except summer) of 6-12 hours a week and may also fill call-in shifts. Part-time librarians report to the Dean, Library & Learning Resources and work closely with the reference and instruction group to ensure a high quality educational experience for our students.

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Posted in Academic Library, Closes October 2019, Oregon

Head of Library Public Services (open until filled) (posted 8/6/2019)

Posted Aug. 12, 2019 (open until filled)
University of Western States
Portland, OR

Job summary:
The W.A. Budden Library at the University of Western States in Portland, OR is looking for a new Head of Library Public Services to start this fall. This position is the library’s main reference and instruction librarian serving all of the university’s graduate health sciences programs, supervises access services and resource sharing, and works with a small interdependent library team. UWS welcomes applicants with supervisory experience from various work environments, experience in working with health sciences disciplines, and a strong customer service orientation.

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Posted in Academic Library, No Closing Date, Oregon