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 Librarian II, Cambridge, MN — $18.76/hr starting.  40 hrs/wk.  Benefits including health insurance (single coverage premium paid by employer), HSA, PTO, PERA.  A Bachelor’s Degree is required.  Completed master’s degree in library science preferred.

The Branch Librarian II is responsible for managing the day to day operations of the Cambridge Public Library.  Ideal candidate has experience in providing excellent library customer service and programming to all ages, above average technology skills to help others with computer devices, and a passion for finding information and recommending engaging reading.

Application review begins on July 22, 2019 and continues until filled.

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Branch Library Assistant, potential multiple locations (see below): A High School Degree or GED is required, and Bachelor’s Degree is preferred. $11.41/hr starting. Applications are accepted for listed positions until they are filled.

Applicants should be available any hours branch is open, including evenings and weekends. Positions have minimal scheduled hours, plus additional irregular hours as needed. See branch open hours.

The Branch Library Assistant is responsible for the clerical operations of the automated library circulation system.  The assistant is also responsible for the operation 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.

Locations available:

Chisago Lakes – 30-33 hours/week.  Benefits including health insurance (single coverage premium paid by employer), HSA, PTO, PERA.  Application review begins on July 15, 2019, and continues until filled.


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NOTE: Application must specify desired location(s).

Custodian, Cambridge, MN — $10.14/hr starting (effective July 8, 2019).  3-5 hrs/wk.  Weekends.  A High School Degree or GED is required.

NOTE:  Applicant must be available for weekend work.

The Custodian is responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of the Cambridge Library, including Headquarters, building and grounds.  Custodial work includes vacuuming public areas, cleaning and sanitizing restroom facilities, grounds maintenance, including mowing and shoveling/snow blowing as needed.  See job description for full details.

Application review begins July 1, 2019 and continues until filled.

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