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.

Children's Librarian I at our  NORTHWEST  BRANCH  

Requirements: Minimum requirements: Master of Library Science degree from an ALA-accredited program.  Previous experience working with children, and management experience preferred.

Type of work performed: As a Children’s Librarian, and head of the Children's Department, some of your responsibilities will be to assist patrons with reference questions, collection development of our juvenile and teen materials, assist patrons with digital resources, plan and present programs for children of all ages.  You will also supervise a staff of 2 part time paraprofessionals, assist with building opening and closing procedures, become a passport acceptance agent, and attend various continuing education events

Salary: $17.25/hour plus benefits; 40 hours per week, including evenings and weekends.    

Submit resume with references to:  Cindy Hayes, Jefferson County Library, 5680 State Road PP, High Ridge, MO  63049 or .  Jefferson County Library is an equal opportunity employer.

Clerical positions: JCL continually accepts applications for a pool of clerical positions. The starting wage for a Clerk I position is $9.25 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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