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Current Durham County Library open positions are listed below. To apply for a position, click the “Apply Now” link within the position description. You will be taken to the description on the Durham County website where you can apply online.

New positions are posted every Monday.

For a complete list of all Durham County job openings, see the county’s employment page.

Current Openings

LIBRARY PAGE - EAST REGIONAL

Sort and shelve library materials, organize and shift materials on shelves, pull holds, stock displays, empty book returns and check in library materials. Assist with special projects that further the library’s strategic plan. Serve on system teams and committees as assigned. Work is performed under the supervision of the Page Supervisor. Should possess excellent customer service skills, basic computer skills, functional skills, ability to work pleasantly and effectively with people of all ages as well as physical strength to push fully loaded book carts and lift moderate weights. Ability to speak Spanish a plus. Although the position is based at the East Regional Library, the successful candidate may be asked to work at other Durham County Library locations on an “as-needed” basis. This person who fills this position should be available to work during the week between the hours of 12 p.m. – 9 p.m. and also available every third weekend.

Requirements: Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to completion of the tenth grade. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age

Contract Type: Part-time

Work Percentage: 48.00

Posting Date: 03/03/2014

Closing Date: 03/09/2014

Salary Range: $13.15/HR – $16.62/HR

Position Number: 40002187

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LIBRARY PAGE - EAST REGIONAL

Sort and shelve library materials, organize and shift materials on shelves, pull holds, stock displays, empty book returns and check in library materials. Assist with special projects that further the library’s strategic plan. Serve on system teams and committees as assigned. Work is performed under the supervision of the Page Supervisor. Should possess excellent customer service skills, basic computer skills, functional skills, ability to work pleasantly and effectively with people of all ages as well as physical strength to push fully loaded book carts and lift moderate weights. Ability to speak Spanish a plus. Although the position is based at the East Regional Library, the successful candidate may be asked to work at other Durham County Library locations on an “as-needed” basis. This is a weekend position with additional hours during the week.

Requirements: Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to completion of the tenth grade. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age

Contract Type: Part-time

Work Percentage: 48.00

Posting Date: 03/03/2014

Closing Date: 03/09/2014

Salary Range: $13.15/HR – $16.62/HR

Position Number: 40002186

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LIBRARY ASSISTANT - NORTH REGIONAL

Support functions of the North Regional Adult Services unit by answering directional and informational questions; assisting customers in the use of library technology such as publiccomputers, printers and copiers; and performing circulation functions such as registering new library borrowers and pulling holds. Assist in planning and executing programs and with special projects that further the library’s strategic plan. Serve on system teams and committees as assigned. Provide excellent customer service in a team-based environment. Work is performed under the supervision of the Adult Services Manager. Ability to speak Spanish a plus. Although the position is based at the North Regional Library, the successful candidate may be asked to work at other locations on an “as-needed” basis.

Requirements: Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to an associate’s degree in library science or a related field and six months experience in general library services.

Contract Type: Part-time

Work Percentage: 53.00

Posting Date: 03/02/2014

Closing Date: 03/06/2014

Salary Range: $13.65/HR – $25.57/HR

Position Number: 40006034

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Updated: Monday, March 3, 2015