Employment opportunities

Clerical positions: JCL continually accepts applications for a pool of clerical positions. The starting wage for a Clerk I position is $10.00 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 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.

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


Part time Reference Senior Clerk I - Arnold Branch

12-15 hours per week - Evenings and weekends

(including Saturday and Sunday hours)

PRIMARY DUTIES: Provide reference services and public computer assistance; maintain library materials and collections; eligible to become passport acceptance agent; assist with adult programs.

REQUIREMENTS: A minimum of 60 college credit hours or four years of related experience in a library setting with progressively increasing job responsibilities. Strong customer service and computer skills. 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 $12.50/hr.

Apply in person, or send completed application, or resume and cover letter to mhill@jeffcolib.org. Application available through the link above.

Apply by 3/15/2020


Volunteering opportunities

JCL welcomes people of all ages to donate their time to give back to the community through volunteering at the library. Contact your local branch for more information. The volunteering policy is available here and the volunteer application is available here.