Job openings are posted below.  To inquire about employment with Jefferson County Library (JCL), please contact the JCL Branch where you are interested in working. 

JCL is committed to equal employment opportunity and shall not discriminate in any of its employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, marital status, national origin or physical disability.


REFERENCE SENIOR CLERK I at the Northwest Branch, 34 hours/week

Schedule - M-W 2:30-9, Th 8:30-3, F 8:30-5. (At least one Saturday a month). Deadline for applications - Extended to December 17th, 2017

JOB DESCRIPTION: Assists in the supervision of the library; selects materials for the DVD and music collections; assists customers with technology questions; manages department social media outlets; provides adult programming; assists in marketing the reference department's services and programs. We are looking for someone who is interested in helping the department develop employment resources and programs, such as resume classes, online job searching tutorials and other similar services.

REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or GED equivalent, plus a minimum of 60 college credit hours or four years of related experience in a library setting with progressively increasing job responsibilities. The ability to lift 15lbs; operate a keyboard and similar library equipment; perform assigned library operations; and tolerate dust and mold that may emerge from working with library materials with or without reasonable accommodation.

STARTING PAY: $9.75/hr with benefits. Apply in-person, or send completed application, resume and cover letter to chayes@jeffcolib.org and sbegley-may@jeffcolib.org. Application available here: http://bit.ly/2xed3H1 

START DATE FOR POSITION: 1/2/2018

JEFFERSON COUNTY LIBRARY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.


Part-time Clerk I at our Arnold Branch, 22 hours per week  (Monday thru Saturday)

 Flexible schedule, 2 nights & Some Saturday days, Apply by 10/31/2017

JOB DESCRIPTION:  Customer service, Computer-automated Circulation, Shelving, light housekeeping, other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS:  High School Diploma or G.E.D., Computer skills, Telephone skills, Standard business software skills, Self-motivation, Working knowledge of the Dewey Decimal System.  Ability to carry 15 lb. loads over 100 feet.  Ability to push a loaded book cart (approximately 50 lbs) a distance of 25 feet without stopping.  Must pass criminal records check.

STARTING PAY IS  $7.75/hr.  APPLY IN PERSON.   Application available here: http://bit.ly/2xed3H1 

 JEFFERSON COUNTY LIBRARY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.


BRANCH FACILITIES HELPER(S): ARNOLD AND WINDSOR BRANCHES, 30-40 HOURS PER MONTH

Are you a handy person looking to keep a little busy with a flexible 30-40 hours per month?  We have positions open at the Arnold, Northwest and Windsor locations.  Details are listed below.  Please fill out an application and return it to the branch where you are applying.  Application available here: http://bit.ly/2xed3H1 

ASSISTS FACILITIES MANAGER WITH LIGHT MAINTENANCE AND UPKEEP OF LIBRARY BUILDING, GROUNDS, AND FURNISHINGS. FLEXIBLE HOURS.  30 – 40 HOURS PER MONTH.  $7.75 PER HOUR.  MUST HAVE A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR EQUIVALENT.  MUST BE ABLE TO LIFT AND CARRY 50 POUNDS.  JEFFERSON COUNTY LIBRARY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.


LIBRARY CLERK, PART TIME; Windsor Branch. -28.5 Hours per Week

High school diploma or equivalent. Must be detail-oriented & self-motivated. Customer service & computer skills also required. Average of 25, and 28.5  hours per week, respectively, including some evenings and Saturday hours. $7.75 per hour, holiday, vacation, and sick leave. File application at Windsor Branch, Jefferson County Library,  7479 Metropolitan Blvd., Barnhart, MO  63012.


Clerical positions: JCL continually accepts applications for a pool of clerical positions. The starting wage for a Clerk I position is $7.75 per hour. Customer service or library experience preferred. Minimum qualifications for a Clerk are a high school diploma or equivalent. Apply in person at any Jefferson County Library Branch. Click here for branch addresses, phone numbers and directions. 



Click here for job application.  Please fill out application and return to the branch where you would like to apply.  PDF reader such as Adobe Acrobat required to view form.



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