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Current Opportunities

Libraries build community.

At RPL, we’re on a mission to provide Regina residents with opportunities for discovery and learning in an inclusive, customer-centred, and safe environment — and we could use your help.

Department Head, Central Library

Regina Public Library (RPL) is a mid-sized urban public library where the joy of reading, discovery and lifelong learning is respected and encouraged. The programs, services, and supports we provide help to build a strong community: one that values knowledge and understanding, which respects, and upholds diversity. Our community supports us back with their passionate commitment to Regina Public Library.

RPL’s high energy management team is committed to evidence-based decision making and accountability in a team environment. If you place high value on the impact that public libraries can have in their community, you will find that your passion and experience leading staff to deliver customer-focused service with a diverse community will have enormous impact in Regina.

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Interested applicants are invited to apply by email to David Howes, Executive Search Consultant, WMC:  davidh@wmc.on.ca

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Community Specialist, Connaught Branch (permanent, full-time)

RPL is recruiting for a Community Specialist at our Connaught Branch.  The Community Specialist coordinates the daily workflow of the branch and is responsible for the effective and efficient operation of the unit. The Community Specialist is part of a team that includes branch staff dedicated to providing inclusive, relevant, high quality, customer-focused service in the community.  This position supervises the assigned staff and participates in the implementation of new services or service changes within the Library through project and team assignments.

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Executive Assistant, Library Director's Office (permanent, full-time)

Regina Public Library (RPL) is seeking an administrative professional to assume the position of Executive Assistant in the Library Director’s office.  The Executive Assistant provides support to the Deputy Library Director, and the Executive Group of the Regina Public Library. The Executive Assistant serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies on all matters pertaining to the Executive Group of the Regina Public Library.

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Collections Assistant (permanent, full-time)

Regina Public Library is seeking a Collections Assistant.  The Collections Assistant is responsible for the supervision of collections activities and functions including monitoring and ensuring work flow, maintaining quality, accuracy, quantity of work as it affects the management of collections, the maintenance of related documentation and including communication with vendors, suppliers and library users. Responsibilities also include help with the dispersal of withdrawn materials.

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Customer Service Associate, Prince of Wales Branch (term, part-time)

Prince of Wales Branch is recruiting for a term, part-time Customer Service Associate.  Our Customer Service Associates are the essence of our customer-centred culture. They greet everyone with a warm smile and welcome them to the library. They enrich people’s lives through meaningful conversations about our programs, resources, and services. Our Customer Service Associates are outgoing and love letting people know what’s new and happening at the Library. They are knowledgeable about our products and make recommendations that connect with our customers.

This is a temporary appointment for six months.

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Public Service Clerk, George Bothwell Branch (term, part-time)

We are recruiting for a term, part-time Public Service Clerk, George Bothwell Branch.  The Public Service Clerk performs a variety of public service duties including circulation, reference and reader’s advisory services, and maintaining records related to the operation of library services to the public.

This is a temporary appointment to May 3, 2020.

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Page, George Bothwell Branch (permanent, part-time)

George Bothwell Branch is recruiting for a permanent, part-time Page.  The Page performs various duties related to physical maintenance of the library collections including shelving, conducting inventory, and pulling specified items for holds or withdrawal. Sets up rooms for programs and undertakes minor cleaning of public areas and equipment.

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Page, Sherwood Village Branch (permanent, part-time)

Sherwood Village Branch is hiring a permanent, part-time Page.  The Page performs various duties related to physical maintenance of the library collections including shelving, conducting inventory, and pulling specified items for holds or withdrawal. Sets up rooms for programs and undertakes minor cleaning of public areas and equipment.

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Customer Service Associate, Sherwood Village Branch (term, part-time)

RPL is recruiting for a term, part-time Customer Service Associate, Sherwood Village Branch.  Our Customer Service Associates are the essence of our customer-centred culture. They greet everyone with a warm smile and welcome them to the library. They enrich people’s lives through meaningful conversations about our programs, resources, and services. Our Customer Service Associates are outgoing and love letting people know what’s new and happening at the Library. They are knowledgeable about our products and make recommendations that connect with our customers.

This is a temporary appointment for six months.

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Page, Sunrise Branch (permanent, part-time)

RPL is recruiting for a permanent, part-time Page in our Sunrise Branch.  The Page performs various duties related to physical maintenance of the library collections including shelving, conducting inventory, and pulling specified items for holds or withdrawal. Sets up rooms for programs and undertakes minor cleaning of public areas and equipment.

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Customer Service Associate, Sunrise Branch (term, part-time)

Sunrise Branch is recruiting for a term, part-time Customer Service Associate.  Our Customer Service Associates are the essence of our customer-centred culture. They greet everyone with a warm smile and welcome them to the library. They enrich people’s lives through meaningful conversations about our programs, resources, and services. Our Customer Service Associates are outgoing and love letting people know what’s new and happening at the Library. They are knowledgeable about our products and make recommendations that connect with our customers.

This is a six month temporary appointment.

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Curator, Moving Image and Performance, Dunlop Art Gallery (permanent, full-time)

Dunlop Art Gallery is recruiting for a permanent, full-time Curator, Moving Image and Performance.  The Curator, Moving Image and Performance is responsible for the development, implementation, evaluation and supervision of RPL Film Theatre activity. The position will also curate performance art and moving image programming as assigned for Dunlop Art Gallery.

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Send us your resume and cover letter!

Regina Public Library is always accepting resumes, and applications will be kept on file for three months.  If you are interested in applying for a specific competition, please indicate the competition number in your cover letter.

Applications from permanent qualified Regina Public Library employees will be considered prior to external candidates.

All applicants are thanked for their interest, however only selected applicants will be contacted for an interview within 3 - 4 weeks of the competition closing date.

We encourage you to complete this RPL Application Form and include it with your resume and cover letter.

By Email:
resumes@reginalibrary.ca

By Mail:
Regina Public Library
Human Resources
PO Box 2311
Regina, SK
S4P 3Z5

By Fax:
306.949.7273

In Person:
Drop off at any Regina Public Library branch location.

 

Common Job Openings

Regina Public Library is made up of a variety of job categories. Most job openings occur in the Page and Library Clerk categories.

Page
A Page performs a variety of non-public service duties related to the physical organization and maintenance of the collections. Specifically, along with other duties, a Page sorts and organizes returned material and then shelves this material.
Educational Requirement: Grade 10

Library Clerk 
A Library Clerk provides a high level of client service, and assists with clerical duties including circulation and maintenance of library materials, directional questions and maintenance of records and files essential to the operation of library services to the public.
Educational Requirement: Grade 12

Library Assistant 
A Library Assistant assists with the planning, development and delivery of programming for children and adults that reflects the interests and make-up of the service area, provides reference and reader's advisory services to the public, assists in collection development, assists in the circulation of materials and assumes responsibility for the unit in the absence of the supervisor.
Educational Requirement: A Bachelor's degree

Librarian
A librarian plans, develops and co-ordinates many aspects of information services. (S)He is involved in the selection, acquisition and organization of materials such as books, videos, CDs and DVDs. A librarian is also responsible for making information readily available to the public by assisting them in locating sources of information and providing instruction in research techniques. 
Educational Requirement: A Master's of Library Science degree