Careers at PGPL

  • The Prince George Public Library is looking for a dynamic people-person to work part-time as a Library Assistant – Youth Engagement. This position is part of a collaborative team that supports efforts to seek, create, and develop opportunities for engaging youth from birth – 18 yrs. Helps to expand the Library’s reach and maximize the Library’s ability to understand and respond to the distinct needs and interests of youth and families, particularly those from historically marginalized populations like BIPOC, 2SLGBTQ+, immigrants and those facing accessibility barriers. The Library Assistant – Youth Engagement may participate in the training of staff whose primary tasks include assisting with the activities described above.

    This position plays an important role in the provision of literacy enhancing library services by delivering high quality reference and support to library patrons. This individual will regularly provide readers’ advisory, referral, and basic customer account services to patrons, in person at service points and by telephone or virtually; and adhere to established quality standards. The Library is a fast-paced, high-pressure environment. This position offers approximately 35 hours per week and will be required to work a variety of shifts including weekends, days and evenings until 9:15pm.

    The incumbent contributes to the maintenance of a respectful and inclusionary workplace, meeting expectations that adhere to BC Privacy Guidelines, and the Library’s quality standards, policies and procedures.

    Closing Date:
    Monday, March 27, 2023