Assistant Librarian (Part-time)

Closes: 7/24/17
Lyons Public Library
Lyons, OR

Under general direction of the Librarian, implements policy as established by the Library Board and the City Council; assists in planning and administering the overall operations and functions of the library and performs the duties of the Librarian in his or her absence.

Posted in Closes July 2017, Oregon, Public Library

Collection Manager

Closes: 7/28/17
Multnomah County Library
Portland, OR

You are committed to creating the best collection the library can have. You have experience in the behind-the-scenes technical services work that is the backbone of any library. You have a strong interest in working with a talented, diverse team to build a dynamic collection that gives our patrons what they want. You are excited about the changing public library environment and how we build and share our collections. If this sounds like you, please apply for Multnomah County Library’s Collection Manager position.

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Posted in Closes July 2017, Oregon, Public Library

Acquisitions Technical Assistant

Closes: No Date
University of Portland, Clark Library
Portland, OR

The Clark Library at the University of Portland, with its collegial environment and commitment to excellent service, seeks qualified applicants for a full-time Acquisitions Technical Assistant.  The Acquisitions Technical Assistant supports the Clark Library through a variety of duties. Responsibilities include placing firm and standing orders in a variety of formats, claiming and receiving materials, and copy cataloging of print monographs. To accomplish these duties, this position consults with the supervisor and other departmental staff as well as collection development liaison librarians to the academic departments.

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Posted in Academic Library, No Closing Date, Oregon

Reference and Instruction Librarian – Science and Engineering

Closes: No Date
Portland State University Library
Portland, OR

The Reference and Instruction Librarian – Science and Engineering provides reference and information services for the University’s students and faculty as-well-as members of the general public; participates in a dynamic instructional program, including classroom and online instruction; consults and collaborates with scholars; and coordinates information resources to support the instructional and research needs of a diverse institution. Some evening and weekend reference duty and/or instruction is required. This position will serve as a liaison to academic units including the Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science; Architecture; the Departments of Chemistry, Mathematics and Statistics, Physics, and the Systems Science Program. Review of applicants will begin approximately July 26, 2017, and will remain open until finalists are identified.

To apply, please create an account and apply through the Portland State University career portal:

Posted in Academic Library, No Closing Date, Oregon

Part Time Public Services Library Assistant

Closes: 8/11/17
George Fox University
Newberg, OR

The Murdock Learning Resource Center is a critical factor in the successful education of George Fox University students. In this role, you will extend the hours of helpful service that students seek, while also teaching and leading student employees to do the same.


Posted in Academic Library, Closes August 2017, Oregon

Library Director

Closes: 9/15/17
Silver Falls Library District
Silverton, OR

Silver Falls Library District is currently recruiting qualified applicants to fill the position of Library Director.  This position is considered the CEO position of the District and reports directly to an elected five-member Board of Directors. Silver Falls Library District serves a rural farming and logging region of the Mid-Willamette Valley, 15 miles East of Salem, Oregon and 45 miles South of Portland that includes the cities of Silverton and Scotts Mills. The Silver Falls Library District was established as a district in 1994 and operates with a budget of $2,000,000.  Staffing includes 4 full-time and 14 part-time employees. Salary Range $72,000-$90,000. Qualifications for the successful applicant include: ALA-accredited Master of Library Science, four year’s professional management experience in Library Science, experience working with community represented Board of Directors. The Library Director is required to reside within the boundaries of the Silver Falls Library District

To be considered please submit a letter of introduction and resume’ post marked no later than September 15, 2017 to:

Silver Falls Library Director
Special Districts Association of Oregon
Attn: George Dunkel
PO Box 23879
Tigard, Oregon 97281-3879

Or email letter and resume to

Posted in Closes September 2017, Oregon, Public Library

Library Acquisitions Technician

Closes: 8/2/17
Chemeketa Community College
Salem, OR

Manages library acquisitions and financial accounts and provides services according to established procedures.


Posted in Academic Library, Closes August 2017, Oregon