Librarian, E13

North Spokane Library - Full-Time, Exempt



Seeking a business and workforce development professional who is creative, values collaboration and teamwork, and most importantly, is committed to providing great public library services.  Under supervision of a Library Services Manager, this position has a Support Job Seekers and Local Businesses focus, connecting job seekers, organizations and business professionals to library and community resources and services.  Provides professional-level reference and readers’ advisory, instructs members in use of library resources and services, and identifies customer service and collection needs.

This position also has a community engagement focus at North Spokane.


The current work schedule is Tuesday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Salary / Wage

$3,931.20/month, plus benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and long-term disability insurance, Employee Assistance Program; 11 paid holidays; paid sick and vacation leave; and participation in the Public Employees Retirement System.


Masters of Library & Information Science or equivalent and the Professional Librarian’s Certificate issued by the Washington State Library (or its predecessor) as required by RCW 27.04.055.  Three (3) years’ experience in business librarianship and/or educational background in business preferred. Read and use English and understand numbers; working knowledge of personal computers, office software, database software and the Internet; ILS experience preferred; OR any equivalent combination of education, training, or experience that assures satisfactory performance of essential job functions.

Refer to the job description for complete details regarding qualifications and illustrative examples of essential duties and responsibilities of the position.

Application deadline

May 30, 2014 at 12:00 noon PDT

Application Instructions

Submit a completed SCLD employment application, resume and signed cover letter addressing your work experiences related to the skills and abilities required for this position to Human Resources, Spokane County Library District, 4322 N. Argonne Road, Spokane, WA 99212.

Completed application materials may be submitted online or through the mail or dropped off at the Administrative Offices. Applications sent by fax or email are not accepted.

The employment application, complete job description and Tips for Applicants are available for downloading as Adobe Acrobat PDFs, via email or you may pick them up in person. If requesting application and accompanying documents via email, please include your name and postal mailing address. Applications and documents are available at the Administrative Offices located at 4322 N Argonne Rd, Spokane, WA 99212, between the hours of 8:00am-4:30pm, Monday through Friday. For further assistance, please call 509.893.8200.

If you experience any difficulty in accessing the application, contact Human Resources.

Please inform us if you need any accommodation to apply or interview for this position.

Spokane County Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.