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Library Employment

Careers with the County Library

Current Openings

Please be sure to have all documents ready to upload at the time you apply (transcripts, resume, etc.).

  • Customer Service Specialist — Multiple Locations (30 hour FTE at Sandy and Draper Libraries)
    $15.22/hr - $22.83/hr. DOE (Closes 3/11/2024)
    Provides public service in the circulation area to register and issue library cards, check out materials, accept payments for fines and fees, handle inquiries and resolve customer account problems. Fills and processes holds and performs a variety of other clerical tasks.
     
  • Customer Service Specialist — Multiple Locations (20 hour FTE Bingham Creek and West Jordan Libraries)
    $15.22/hr - $22.83/hr. DOE (Closes 3/11/2024)
    Provides public service in the circulation area to register and issue library cards, check out materials, accept payments for fines and fees, handle inquiries and resolve customer account problems. Fills and processes holds and performs a variety of other clerical tasks.
     
  • Construction and Maintenance Specialist ll — Facilities, Full-Time (with benefits)
    $41,568/yr. - $62,351/yr. DOE (Closes 3/14/2024)
    Performs routine and basic work in general maintenance, repairs, fabrications, remodeling, and construction commonly represented by the maintenance and construction trades in maintaining and upgrading existing facilities, grounds, and equipment.
     

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Work at One of the Top Work Places in Utah

TWP Salt Lake 2022 AwardSalt Lake County Library has been recognized as one of the Top Workplaces in the Wasatch Front.

The ability to positively impact the lives of others is one of the many reasons our jobs are both rewarding and satisfying. Our amazing team creates a thriving community hub where people eagerly share and implement good ideas. We are passionate about and truly committed to improving the life of our customers.

Even with the millions of resources available to the public – our most valuable resource is our employees. Our team of staff, volunteers, community partners and customers truly make the County Library a great place to work!”—Library Director Jim Cooper

 

Why is the County Library such a great place to work?

The County Library consistently ranks among the top ten U.S. libraries that serve general populations from 500,000 to 999,999.

Library employees work in a variety of positions across our 18 libraries, two reading rooms, the satellite jail location, administration, support services and our facilities team. The County Library is a division of Salt Lake County Department of Community Services.

Work Hours/Benefits

The Library offers a variety of positions both full and part-time. The majority of our positions, both full and part-time, are eligible for benefits. To support branch staffing needs, the Library employs for non-benefited, substitute positions as well.

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The County Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Questions about the online application process should be directed to Salt Lake County Human Resources: 385.468.0570.