posting closed: reference librarian

Josephine Community Library District seeks a dynamic library professional to serve as the Reference Librarian. This person oversees adult information services for the library system and coordinates the the reference/information desk at the Grants Pass branch, ensuring excellent customer service. The Reference Librarian is responsible for identifying and interpreting patron needs; providing reference, readers’ advisory, computer, internet, database, and referral services to library patrons; and assisting patrons in material selection. The Reference Librarian assists the Collection Development Librarian and Branch Managers in selection of reference materials, and trains coworkers and volunteers in modern information service delivery. This position helps maintain a team-oriented climate that attracts, keeps, inspires, and motivates quality staff and volunteers and secures the trust and confidence of the Board of Directors.

The Reference Librarian is a full-time position. The wage range is $20 to $26 per hour, depending on experience. Health and retirement benefits are offered. Click to see the Reference Librarian Job Description (pdf).

This position is open until 5 pm on Monday, November 13, 2017. Click to see the application process. Candidates are encouraged to apply early. For more information, email

Updated 10/23/2017