Past Competitions

Assistant Community Librarian - Lumby Branch

Nov 5, 2020, 12:05 PM
Competition Number:
Nov 12, 2020, 15:00 PM

Assistant Community Librarian
Permanent Part-Time (20 hours weekly)


This position is NON-UNION

The Okanagan Regional Library has a vacancy for a Permanent Part-Time Assistant Community Librarians in our Lumby branch.

SCHEDULE:           Tuesday                          10:00 – 3:00

                                Wednesday                    10:00 – 3:00

                                Thursday                        2:00 – 7:00

                                Friday                             10:00 – 3:00

Under the direction of the Community Librarian, the incumbent assists the Community Librarian/Branch Head in all phases of service to the public, and assumes responsibility for branch services when the Community Librarian/Branch Head is absent for a short period of time. 


Grade 12 or equivalent

Other Requirements

1. Basic knowledge of library procedures and services.

2. Basic knowledge of children’s literature

3. Good oral and written communication skills

4. Demonstrated knowledge of Internet

5. Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office products, specifically Word & Excel 6. Demonstrated knowledge of e-Readers and other electronic tools

7. Good organizational skills, with the ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

8. Aptitude for detailed work.

9. Demonstrated ability to communicate with initiative, courtesy, tact and interest with staff and all sectors of the public.

10. Physical ability to handle book bins, boxes of books and loaded book trucks

11. Basic knowledge of cash procedures

12. Keyboarding speed minimum 35 wpm

13. Commitment to continuous learning.

Download the job description from for current job requirements and position details.

If you meet these requirements and are interested in this opportunity, please direct applications to:

Human Resources at the Okanagan Regional Library,

Please quote Competitions #20-102

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

  • Filled
  • Lumby

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.