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Friday 12pm - 5pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
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Working at Calvert Library


For current librarian and other library professional vacancies, see our Current Vacancies.


Calvert Library employs students between the ages of 16 and 18 to shelve books at minimum wage. For more information and to see whether we're hiring, please contact your local branch.


We welcome volunteers for many of our activities and administrative tasks. If you would like to contribute your unique talents to the library, visit our volunteer page and take a look at some of the jobs we need help with!

Current Vacancies (updated 2/2/2017)

Substitute Library Assistant

Substitute needed particularly for evening (5-9 pm) and Saturday (9-5) shifts. Hours may also include 7 or 4 hr shifts during library hours: Mon-Thursday 9-9, Friday 12-5, Saturday 9-5. Position includes all four library locations. 

Duties include: helping customers with borrowing materials, research, reader's advisory and other aspects of using the physical and virtual library. 

Required:  High School diploma or equivalent, excellent customer service skills/ experience, computer skills, and a love of working with the public. 

$15.51 per hour to start. 

Full job description, expectations and KSA questions can be found below or at any Calvert Library location.


Application Process: complete application packets (meaningful cover letter, résumé, completed Calvert Library application and answers to KSAs) and should be sent to by Feb 21, at 4:00pm: 



Job Description



KSAs (Microsoft Word or pdf)