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Library Page

Library Page

Nov 2, 2018
Competition Number:
Closing Date:
Nov 9, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Mission Branch
6 Hours Weekly   (schedule to be determined)
(This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: November 9, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-149

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Filled
Nov 9, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Nov 2, 2018
Competition Number:
18-148
Closing Date:
Nov 9, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Mission Branch
6 Hours Weekly   (schedule to be determined)
(This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: November 9, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-148

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Mission
  • Filled
  • Mission
18-148
Nov 9, 2018
Assistant Community Librarian

Assistant Community Librarian

Oct 25, 2018
Competition Number:
18-150
Closing Date:
Nov 9, 2018, 15:00 PM

Assistant Community Librarian
Auxiliary/On-Call (no guaranteed hours)
REVELSTOKE BRANCH

This position is non-union.

The Okanagan Regional Library has a vacancy for an auxiliary/on-call Assistant Community Librarian at our Revelstoke branch.  On-call staff work on an “as needed” basis, often covering for the absences of regularly scheduled staff. Download the job description for current job requirements and position details. If you meet these requirements and are interested in this opportunity, please direct applications to:

Director of Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
1430 KLO Road
Kelowna, B.C. V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Please quote Competitions #18-150
Closing Date: November 9, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants will be contacted.

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Revelstoke
  • Filled
  • Revelstoke
18-150
Nov 9, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Oct 17, 2018
Competition Number:
18-134
Closing Date:
Oct 26, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Kelowna Branch
4 Hours Weekly   (Sundays 12:00 - 4:00) 
(This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: October 26, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-134

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Kelowna
  • Filled
  • Kelowna
18-134
Oct 26, 2018
Community Librarian II

Community Librarian II

Oct 10, 2018
Competition Number:
18-143
Closing Date:
Oct 23, 2018, 15:00 PM

Community Librarian II
Permanent Full-Time 
35 Hours Weekly
Revelstoke Branch
(This position is non-union)

The Okanagan Regional Library has a vacancy for a Community Librarian II at our Revelstoke branch.  This position is permanent full-time with a salary range of $26.54 - $27.93.

Education:
Grade 12 or equivalent
Two years post secondary education
CLTP courses include Supervisory Skills for Library Staff, Introduction to Reference & Information Services, Library Services for Children      

Qualifications:
Experience working in public library setting including demonstrated experience in  community relationships, outreach programming, including branch programming development and delivery and public speaking.
Basic knowledge of library procedures and services
Basic knowledge of cash procedures
Aptitude for detailed work
Good oral and good written communication skills
Good organizational skills, with the ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
Physical ability to handle boxes of books
Ability to prepare and deliver storytime programs to children
Keyboarding 35 w.p.m.
Valid B.C. Driver’s License

 Director of Human Resources
 Okanagan Regional Library
1430 KLO Road
 Kelowna, B.C. V1W 3P6

E-mail: jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax: (250) 861-8696

Closing Date: October 23, 2018
Please quote Competitions #18-143

If you meet these requirements and are interested in this opportunity, please apply as outlined below quoting competition #18-143

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants will be contacted.

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Revelstoke
  • Filled
  • Revelstoke
18-143
Oct 23, 2018
Technical Assistant

Technical Assistant

Sep 28, 2018
Competition Number:
18-123
Closing Date:
Oct 12, 2018, 15:00 PM

TECHNICAL ASSISTANT
Permanent Full-Time
Rutland/Vernon Branches

Okanagan Regional Library has a vacancy for a Technical Assistant to work primarily in our Rutland and Vernon branches.  This position will include travel and be expected to deliver programs outside of their primary branches.

Under the general supervision of the Branch Head Librarians, the Technical Assistant's primary function is to help build people’s technical skills and bring alive their interest in what technology can do through a variety of group programming, individual training, and technical assistance. The incumbent will work with a variety of clients, such as children and teens, newcomers, seniors, job seekers, and library staff.

Incumbents assist with program design and delivery as well as provide tech support for meeting/classroom spaces, outreach activities and library eResources. This is a dynamic role where an enthusiasm for digital literacy and a love of teaching are required, in addition to a strong competency with technology and science.

Grade 12, plus successful completion of post-secondary (college or university) coursework in computer science equivalent to two full terms of first year general computer science courses providing a broad background in hardware, software, networking and coding.

2 years’ technical support experience or formal teaching experience.

Experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of modern tools from advanced software to a variety of equipment.

Experience with 3D printers, sound/recording equipment, video equipment, lighting and green screen studio.

Experience with Social Media Platforms.

If you meet these requirements and are interested in this opportunity please apply as outlined below.

Human Resources 
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Closing Date:   October 12, 2018
 Closing Time:  3 p.m.

Please quote: Competition #18-123

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants will be contacted.

                            

 

 

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Vernon
  • Filled
  • Vernon
18-123
Oct 12, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Sep 7, 2018
Competition Number:
18-130
Closing Date:
Sep 19, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Summerland  Branch
15 Hours Bi-Weekly: Tuesday:  5:00 - 8:00 - Thursday:  3:00 - 6:00, Saturday 2:00 - 5:00

(This is an non-union position.)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources 
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: September 19, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-130

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted. 

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Summerland
  • Filled
  • Summerland
18-130
Sep 19, 2018
Branch Head II Librarian

Branch Head II Librarian

Sep 5, 2018
Competition Number:
18-126
Closing Date:
Oct 5, 2018, 15:00 PM

Branch Head Librarian II

Competition Number: 18-126
Permanent Full Time
Westbank Branch

The Okanagan Regional Library (ORL) is seeking a passionate, visionary, and community-minded Branch Head II Librarian for two facilities that service growing communities in the City of West Kelowna, Regional District of the Central Okanagan, and the West Bank First Nation.   

The ORL Branch II Librarian is in a leadership role responsible for the effective administration and management of our existing Westbank branch and a new second facility opening later this year.  This new space is being designed for technology and learning, featuring flexible classrooms with modular furnishings and a makerspace. 

The successful candidate will bring with them proven experience in developing and maintaining partnerships, identifying learning opportunities and creating outreach responses.  The individual will be planning and organizing library branch resources and services to meet the community needs and interests.  They will develop and maintain effective relationships with staff, be a team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and stay current with trends, technologies, and best practices in public library services.

Qualifications include a Master’s Degree from an accredited Library School and at least three years relevant public library experience, including one year in a supervisory position.

This position is permanent full-time 35 hours weekly. Salary range is $73,200.40 - $77,877.80.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume, and reference via e-mail to:

Director of Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC  V1W 3P6
E-mail: jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax: (250) 861-8696

State Competition #: 18-126

 

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Westbank
  • Filled
  • Westbank
18-126
Oct 5, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Aug 29, 2018
Competition Number:
18-124
Closing Date:
Sep 10, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Enderby Branch
2 Hours Weekly: Wednesday 3:00 - 5:00

(This is an non-union position.)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources 
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: September 10, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-124

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted. 

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Enderby
  • Filled
  • Enderby
18-124
Sep 10, 2018
Reference Librarian

Reference Librarian

Aug 17, 2018
Competition Number:
18-108
Closing Date:
Aug 22, 2018, 15:00 PM

AUXILIARY ON-CALL (NO GUARANTEED HOURS)

Competition 18-108

About the Okanagan Regional Library (ORL)
The ORL is Canada’s 16th largest public library system, serving over 370,000 people and an area of roughly 50,000 square km.  Libraries in the system have won numerous awards, and the culture of innovation and community connection throughout the ORL makes it an exciting place to work.

The Opportunity 
Under the direction of the Reference & Instruction Supervisor or the Branch Head, the incumbent provides reference/information and readers advisory services to residents of the Okanagan Regional Library District.  The incumbent exercises some independent judgement and action within established Okanagan Regional Library policies, procedures and practices.  

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

Education
Master's Degree from an accredited Library School or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.

Salary range for this position is $34.43 - $37.39 hourly. 

If you are interested in exploring this career opportunity, please visit our website at:

http://www.orl.bc.ca/about-us/careers/current-vacancies  for the job description and position requirements. 

If you meet all of the requirements, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references via mail, fax, or e-mail to:

Director of Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC   V1W 3P6
E-mail: jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax: (250) 861-8696

Quote Competition #: 18-108

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Kelowna
  • Filled
  • Kelowna
18-108
Aug 22, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Aug 16, 2018
Competition Number:
18-107
Closing Date:
Aug 22, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Enderby Branch
3 Hours Weekly: Fridays 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This is an non-union position.

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources 
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: August 22, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-107

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted. 

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Enderby
  • Filled
  • Enderby
18-107
Aug 22, 2018
Head of Collection Development

Head of Collection Development

Aug 16, 2018
Competition Number:
18-110
Closing Date:
Oct 15, 2018, 15:00 PM

HEAD OF COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT

The Okanagan Regional Library (ORL) is the 16th largest library system in Canada, serving over 370,000 residents.  It covers some of the most beautiful territory in BC, stretching from Golden in the Rockies to Osoyoos in the heart of the Okanagan wine and fruit growing areas.  The system is staffed by energetic and committed people who have begun the shift to a more learning and technology focused service.

ORL is looking for customer focused, detail oriented professional for the position of Head of Collection Development.  Under the direction of the Director of Public Services, the Head of Collection Development leads the ORL’s collections strategy, its implementation, and its evaluation.  Operating within a centralized collection development model, the HCD uses an evidence-based approach to perform and direct selection, promotion, and de-acquisition of library materials and online services.

The incumbent must be proficient in budgeting, supervision, statistical analysis, bibliographic selection, collection promotion, purchasing, negotiation, and vendor relations.  The HCD recommends introducing new formats and eliminating outdated collections. Annual budgets; department policies; procedures on weeding, acquisitions and all aspects of the selection process are developed by the HCD.

A criminal record check is a condition of employment.  This position is permanent full-time 35 hours weekly. Salary range is $73,200 - $77,877.  Please visit out website at http://www.orl.bc.ca/careers/current-vacancies

for the job description.   Expressions of interest, including an up-to-date resume and cover letter should be forwarded in confidence to jobs@orl.bc.ca indicating the date of availability. 

Human Resources Department
Okanagan Regional Library, 1430 K.L.O. Road, Kelowna, BC   V1W 3P6

E-mail: jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax: (250) 861-8696

Please quote Competition #18-110

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants will be contacted.

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Headquarters
  • Filled
  • Headquarters
18-110
Oct 15, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Jul 24, 2018
Competition Number:
18-92
Closing Date:
Aug 5, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Keremeos
4 Hours Weekly   (Tuesday 2:00 - 4:00 and Fridays 2:00 - 4:00)
(This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: August 5, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-92

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Keremeos
  • Filled
  • Keremeos
18-92
Aug 5, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Jul 18, 2018
Competition Number:
18-91
Closing Date:
Jul 25, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Lake Country
4 Hours Weekly   (Saturdays 1:00 - 5:00)
(This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: July 25, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-91

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Lake Country
  • Filled
  • Lake Country
18-91
Jul 25, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Jun 12, 2018
Competition Number:
18-79
Closing Date:
Jun 22, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Enderby Branch
4 Hours Weekly -  Wednesday 3:00 - 5:00
(This position is Non-Union)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: June 22, 2018
Competition # 18-79

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Enderby
  • Filled
  • Enderby
18-79
Jun 22, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Jun 12, 2018
Competition Number:
18-78
Closing Date:
Jun 22, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Enderby Branch
 2 Hours Weekly -  Tuesdays 3:00 - 5:00
(This position is Non-Union)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: June 22, 2018
Competition # 18-78

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Enderby
  • Filled
  • Enderby
18-78
Jun 22, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

May 25, 2018
Competition Number:
18-72
Closing Date:
Jun 23, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Lumby Branch
4 Hours Weekly -  Thursdays 5:00 - 7:00 & Saturdays 1:00 - 3:00
(This position is Non-Union)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: June 23, 2018
Competition # 18-72

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Lumby
  • Filled
  • Lumby
18-72
Jun 23, 2018
Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer

May 24, 2018
Competition Number:
18-70
Closing Date:
Jun 8, 2018, 15:00 PM

Chief Financial Officer
Permanent Full-Time
Headquarters
This position is part of the Exempt Group

The Okanagan Regional Library (ORL) is the 16th largest library system in Canada, serving over 370,000 residents.  It covers some of the most beautiful territory in BC, stretching from Golden in the Rockies to Osoyoos in the heart of the Okanagan wine and fruit growing areas.  The system is staffed by energetic and committed people who have begun the shift to a more learning and technology focussed service.

The Okanagan Regional Library has an exciting opportunity for the right candidate in the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) role on their leadership team.

We’re looking for a solution focused, creative thinker with exceptional communication skills to lead our financial team.  The incumbent will perform complex administrative, supervisory, and professional accounting work at the senior management level, including  planning and directing fiscal administration for the Library, delivering leadership and direction to assigned financial and administrative support services (accounting, property acquisition and maintenance, wage and benefit administration), and preparing the annual budget and overseeing expenditure control. 

In addition, the incumbent negotiates and administers leases and facility maintenance contracts, oversees repair and maintenance for all library buildings and develops annual operating and capital budget estimates for the maintenance of library buildings.   

The ideal candidate will be a dynamic and collaborative leader with exceptional communication and leadership skills.  The individual will hold a CPA designation and have a minimum of seven (7) years of experience in a senior financial management position and some experience working successfully with a large political Board.   

A criminal record check is a condition of employment. This position is permanent full-time 35 hours weekly.  Should you be interested in learning more about this leadership opportunity, including the compensation and benefits package, please contact Carla Phillips or Karen Barrett @ 250-860-4033.  Expressions of interest, including an up-to-date resume and cover letter should be forwarded in confidence to jobs@orl.bc.ca indicating the date of availability to undertake the position as CFO.  

Human Resources Department
Okanagan Regional Library
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC   V1W 3P6
E-mail: jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax: (250) 861-8696

Closing Date: June 8, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-70

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants will be

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Headquarters
  • Filled
  • Headquarters
18-70
Jun 8, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

May 24, 2018
Competition Number:
18-68
Closing Date:
Jun 5, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Salmon Arm Branch
4 Hours Weekly -  Saturdays 1:00 - 5:00
(This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: June 1, 2018
Competition # 18-68

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Salmon Arm
  • Filled
  • Salmon Arm
18-68
Jun 5, 2018
Reference Librarian

Reference Librarian

May 15, 2018
Competition Number:
18-67
Closing Date:
May 31, 2018, 15:00 PM

REFERENCE LIBRARIAN
Auxiliary/On-Call - No Guaranteed Hours
Kelowna
(This position is covered under the PEA Collective Agreement

The Okanagan Regional Library has a vacancy for an auxiliary/on-call Reference Librarian at our Kelowna branch.  On-Call/Auxiliary staff work on an on call basis to cover vacation/sick time with no guaranteed hours.

Under the direction of the Branch Head, the incumbent provides reference/information and readers advisory services to residents of the Okanagan Regional Library District. 

Qualifications include:

  • Master's Degree in Library Science from an accredited Library School.
  • Considerable knowledge of reference materials in all formats, and of the methods and techniques related to the provision of reference/information and readers advisory services.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of digital and technological applications in library systems.
  • Current working knowledge and skill with MS Office applications and the internet.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team committed to providing quality library service.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.Demonstrated knowledge of digital and technological applications in library systems.
  • Current working knowledge and skill with MS Office applications and the Internet.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team committed to providing quality library service.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, with a basic knowledge of public relations.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of digital and technological applications in library systems.
  • Current working knowledge and skill with MS Office applications and the Internet.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team committed to providing quality library service.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, with a basic knowledge of public relations.
  • Current working knowledge and skill with MS Office applications and the Internet.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team committed to providing quality library service.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, with a basic knowledge of public relations.

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Director of Human Resources Manager
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes:  May 31, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-67

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants

Job Status:
  • Filled
Job Branch:
  • Kelowna
  • Filled
  • Kelowna
18-67
May 31, 2018

Status definitions

  • Screening: Posting has closed and applications are being shortlisted.
  • Interviewing: Short listed candidates have been contacted for an interview.
  • Final Process: Reference checking and/or testing is being conducted. A job offer is pending. 
  • Filled:  The competition has been closed.
  • On-Hold:  For a variety of reasons, recruitment activity has been suspended. 
  • Cancelled:  Cancelled.
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