Employment Opportunities at East Central Regional Library

Staff Positions

It is the policy of the East Central Regional Library to provide equal employment opportunity for all, without discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, sexual orientation, or age.

East Central Regional Library requires all applicants submit a complete East Central Regional Library application form. Note: Resumes may be attached but will not substitute for a completed application.

East Central Regional Library only accepts applications for current vacancies. Applications are not kept on file.

Send inquiries and applications to: ecregion@ecrlib.org

Or apply via USPS:

East Central Regional Library, Attn: Human Resources, 244 S. Birch St., Cambridge, MN  55008


Branch Library Assistant: 

ECRL is currently accepting applications for Branch Library Assistant for the Cambridge Branch.

Branch Assistants are eligible to work at multiple locations. Application MUST state branches applicant would be willing to work at. A full list of locations and branch hours is available at https://ecrlib.org/locations/open-hours-for-all-branch-libraries/

The Branch Library Assistant is responsible for the clerical operations of the automated library circulation system. The assistant is also responsible for the operations of a branch library, under the direction of the Branch Librarian. Ability to work courteously and effectively with other employees and the public; ability to read, comprehend and orally communicate English; ability to be tactful and adept in dealing with a wide variety of people; ability to interpret library policies, resources, and services to others. Candidate must have good technology skills.

Mille Lacs Lake (Isle) (7-12 hours/week) ($11.64/hr starting)  Review of applications will start October 28, 2019 and continues until filled.

Wyoming (7-12 hours/week) ($11.64/hr starting)  Review of applications will start December 6, 2019 and continues until filled.

Chisago County (Substitute) ($11.64/hr starting)  Review of applications will start December 4, 2019 and continues until filled.

Full job description


Custodian (Cambridge) (10-12 hrs/wk $10.14/hr starting) Review of applications will start December 20, 2019 and continues until filled.

Requirements include:  High School Diploma or GED.

The Custodian is responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of the Cambridge Library, including Headquarters, building and grounds.  Daily tasks include vacuuming, sweeping, or mopping all entryways and rooms; dusting; cleaning and sanitizing all bathrooms and restocking all dispensers; maintaining the grounds in a safe and attractive condition; lawn mowing and snow removal as conditions dictate; performs minor maintenance as needed (i.e., light bulbs, HVAC filters).  Equipment use may include but is not limited to, lawn mower, snow blower, vacuum cleaner.