The Western Manitoba Regional Library (WMRL) has a staff of about 30 individuals across its six branches. Positions include Director of Library Services, Manager of Programming & Community Services, Manager of Access Services, Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Administrative Assistant, Branch Supervisor, Library Clerk 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.

We are taking applications for the following positions: 

Summer Student – Library Clerk

The Hartney-Grassland Library is now accepting applications for the position of summer student/Library clerk starting at the beginning of July 2024 for 8 weeks duration. This position is for a guaranteed 10 hours per week with the opportunity to pick up casual shifts throughout the summer.

• Some flexibility of hours/days worked may be possible and will be discussed with the successful applicant

• The successful applicant will also be offered the opportunity to run programming on School PD days, Christmas and Spring break throughout the year

Applicants must be:
• Outgoing and able to work independently or with little supervision
• Creative and able to plan, promote, coordinate and facilitate engaging programs for the Library for different age groups
• Able to prepare materials and spaces for programs
• Able to use computers and have an understanding of other types of technology such as the eResources that the Library uses
• Able to utilize good customer service skills to assist Library patrons within the Library or on the phone
• Able to perform basic Library clerk duties, including shelving books, checking out Library materials to patrons, and maintaining Library displays

• Wage is $16.25 per hour


Must be 16+, provide a Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse Registry Check, be legally entitled to work in Canada, and have a valid social insurance number.

• Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Helen Weitman, Hartney Library Branch Supervisor, email:

• Deadline for applications: June 10th, 2024