Jobs at ECRL

Employment opportunities at a local library near you.

Interested in working at East Central Regional library?

Check the current openings here.

How to Apply

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 completed 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 completed applications to:

Or apply via USPS by mailing your application materials to:

East Central Regional Library, Attn: Human Resources, 111 Dellwood Street North, Cambridge, MN  55008

East Central Regional Library has determined that a criminal background check may be necessary for positions within the organization. Applicants may be required to sign an informed consent form allowing East Central Regional Library to obtain their criminal history in connection with the position of employment sought. Applicants who do not sign the informed consent form will not be considered further for the position.

Current Openings

Branch Library Assistant

ECRL is currently accepting applications for a Branch Library Assistant at the following locations:

Cambridge Public Library (6-10 hours/week). $14.62/hours starting.  Application review will begin April 8 and continue until filled.

Substitute Positions:

Aitkin County (substitute).  $14.62/hour starting.  This position will cover branches in Aitkin County and other nearby locations.  Application review will continue until filled.

Branch Assistants are eligible to work at multiple locations. Application MUST state branches applicant where applicant would be willing to work. A full list of locations and branch hours is available at Locations & Hours – ECRL (

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.

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