Jobs

The Western Manitoba Regional Library (WMRL) has a staff of 30 individuals in its five branches. Positions include Director of Library Services, Assistant  Librarian, Administrative Assistant, Branch Supervisor, Library Assistant and Student Assistant.  When we are looking for individuals to join our staff, vacant positions will be posted here and they may also be advertised in external print and online resources.

Positions available at this time:

Library Assistant lll – Children’s Services, Brandon Library 

Library Assistant III – Children’s Services

The Western Manitoba Regional Library is seeking an individual to fill the role of Library Assistant III in the Children’s Department of the Brandon Public Library. The successful candidate will work closely with the Programming and Outreach Librarian to plan, prepare, promote, and facilitate programs for children and youth. This is a part-time position with the following hours:

Hours:

  • Thursdays: 9:30 – 6:00 pm
  • Fridays: 9:30 – 6:00 pm
  • Saturdays: 9:30 – 6:00 am*
  • * (once every other month, with the preceding Friday taken off in lieu)

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Library technology certificate, or at least two years of relevant experience
  • Hands-on experience in planning and delivering programs for children and youth
  • Comfort working with all areas of the public, with an emphasis on children, youth, and families
  • Computer knowledge and proficiency including basic troubleshooting skills, and use of software applications and the Internet
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; strong interpersonal skills
  • Organization and time management skills
  • Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative manner
  • Graphic design experience an asset

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume, including contact information for three (3) references, to Director of Library Services Danielle Hubbard (danielle@wmrl.ca) by 9:00 am on Monday, September 23.

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