Past Competitions

Reference Librarian

Jan 19, 2018, 11:49 AM
Competition Number:
Jan 31, 2018, 15:00 PM

Reference Librarian

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.  


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

At 27 hours per week, the position provides the successful candidate with a quality of work-life balance and a competitive salary and benefits arrangement.  Salary range for this position is $33.75 - $36.66 hourly. 

If you are interested in exploring this career opportunity, please visit our website at: 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
Fax: (250) 861-8696

Competition #: 18-07
Closing Date:  January 31, 2018




  • Filled
  • Kelowna

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.