Careers at PGPL

Phase 3 of the plan to resume library services has now been launched. Due to COVID-19, the Bob Harkins Branch (downtown) is open for limited service Tuesday-Friday 10 am-6 pm, Saturday 10 am-2 pm. The Nechako Branch (Hart) is open Monday-Friday 10 am-6pm.

  • The Prince George Public Library is looking for a dedicated, reliable, and self-motivated individual that is willing to learn about all facets of work at a public library. They must also be willing to spend a significant amount of time at public service points engaging with customers to assist with their information needs while using the various services of the library. The position runs from November 2, 2020 to January 15, 2021.

    Eligible candidates must be:
    • Post-secondary students between the ages of 16 and 30.
    • Canadian citizens or permanent residents entitled to work in Canada.
    • Full-time students intending to return to full-time studies in autumn of 2020.
    • Identify as a Visible Minority, Immigrant, or Indigenous person

    Closing Date:
    Thursday, October 1, 2020
  • The Prince George Public Library is looking for a highly motivated people person to fill a part-time contract position to assist Public Service staff in delivering Homework Help virtually to children and teens in grades 3 to 12.

    The Homework Help program is designed to help children achieve academic success and to support an enjoyment of learning. Tutors will help create a non-judgemental online virtual environment for children to learn. Tutors will also assist Public Service staff in serving the needs of newcomer populations in Prince George.

    Closing Date:
    Friday, September 25, 2020
  • The Visual Marketing Assistant is part of the dynamic environment of the Marketing and Communications department of the Prince George Public Library. Under the supervision of the Communications Coordinator, the Visual Marketing Assistant plans and delivers marketing and promotional materials on behalf of all other library departments for ongoing programming, special events, outreach and other library services. This position plays an important role in the visual identity of the library. Published deliverables include the annual report and the seasonal Library Guide. This position also assists in the regular uploading of marketing information to the library website and various social media accounts.

    This position involves working with staff, management and the board on marketing of the library through public communications, promotions design, website development and maintenance, and a variety of special events and fundraising projects.

    Closing Date:
    Friday, September 25, 2020