Part-Time, Temporary Reference & Instruction Librarian Pool

Closes:  8/31/16
Portland State University
Portland, OR

Portland State University Library is seeking applicants to add a few individuals to its existing pool of part-time, temporary reference librarians starting Fall 2016. Duties include: providing reference services (in person and online), on-call instruction, or developing or revising online tutorials, videos, and other informational resources for students, faculty and the public at a busy urban academic library. Shifts include weekday mornings, afternoons, and evenings, and weekend afternoons. Shifts are on a regular schedule and each librarian would work one or more shifts per week. There are also some on-call opportunities.

To Apply: E-mail cover letter and CV (Word, RTF, or PDF files or links to web pages) to Stephanie Doig,

Posted in Academic Library, Closes August 2016, Oregon

Library Operations Manager

Closes: 9/12/16
Wilsonville Public Library
Wilsonville, OR

The Library Operations Manager supervises the day to day operations of the Library, including circulation, technical services and shelving. The position is assisted by three work leaders who help guide services in each of those areas. The Library Operations Manager reports to the Library Director. The successful candidate will have a strong record of supervision, as well as a detailed knowledge of cataloging and technical services, merchandising and customer service. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and eager to create efficiencies within the library, and to work to improve customer experience.

Link to the full job announcement:

Posted in Closes September 2016, Oregon, Public Library

Director of Collection Services

Closes: No Date
Reed College
Portland, OR

The director of collection services has primary responsibility for building and managing library collections that serve curricular and research needs of the academic program. Collection services encompasses acquisitions, cataloging, serials, electronic resources, and effective access to and management of all collections. The next director will help shape the library’s integration of print, digital, and licensed electronic collections for Reed students, faculty, and staff.  This is a full-time, 12-month exempt position with a minimum salary of $65,000.  Review of applications will begin on September 6, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.

For more information and to apply, please see:

Posted in Academic Library, No Closing Date, Oregon


Closes: 8/31/16
City of Oregon City Public Library
Oregon City, OR

The City of Oregon City is recruiting for the position of Librarian. At a time of unparalleled growth in our library facility, library services, and city, the Oregon City Public Library seeks one exceptional individual to join our team as a TECHNOLOGY AND LIBRARY PROMOTION LIBRARIAN, responsible for the intersection of people and tools as well as oversight of information to the public. All application materials are due no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 31, 2016.


Posted in Closes August 2016, Oregon, Public Library

Library Support Supervisor

Closes: 9/2/16
City of Hillsboro, Hillsboro Public Library
Hillsboro, OR

Hillsboro Public Library is seeking a Library Support Supervisor for our Shute Park Library! This is a key position in our Library Service Design & Delivery Division (commonly referred to as Public Services), which works to ensure that excellent and consistent services are being provided across our library locations. We are looking for someone who is passionate about helping and assisting people, is a caretaker and is looking to grow their supervisory and leadership skills, and will empower and encourage staff to promote a positive work environment. Ideally, the supervisor is bilingual in Spanish/English to best connect with our Shute Park neighborhood and community.


Posted in Closes September 2016, Oregon, Public Library

Adult Services Librarian – Outreach (WA)

Closes: 8/26/16
Pierce County Library System
Tacoma, WA

Performs a variety of professional librarian functions on behalf of the Pierce County Library System; provides reference and community outreach services to the public; instructs customers in the use of library equipment and resources; participates in maintaining assigned collection materials; represents the Library to the community; and performs other specialized duties relative to area of assignment. Schedule: Forty (40) hours per week.  Apply no later than 5 p.m. on Friday, August 26, 2016.  All applications received after deadline will not be considered.

Apply at:

Posted in Closes August 2016, Out of State, Public Library

Library Assistant I On-Call

Closes: 8/30/16
City of Oregon City Public Library
Oregon City, OR

The City of Oregon City Public Library is accepting applications for On-Call Library Assistants.  On-Call Library Assistants fill in when scheduled staff are on vacation, ill or in case of emergency.  Applicants must be able to work on short notice and be available nights and weekends. Candidates with some Library experience are preferred and basic computer skills are required. The Library Assistant I performs routine and recurring clerical duties specific to Library operations and the provision of patron services. Duties may relate to ordering, processing, and circulation of library materials, and responding to routine requests for information and assistance. $15.93/hr.  This is a part-time, non-union and non-benefited position. All materials are due no later than 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday August 30, 2016.


Posted in Closes August 2016, Oregon, Public Library