Jobs

Want to join our team?

We are looking for friendly people who can connect with our patrons, empower them with knowledge, and exceed their expectations. If you like the library and are looking for a job, consider applying today. Details below.

Current Openings

Custodian – Part time
Library Assistant – Grand Rapids History & Special Collections
Library Assistant – Reference
Library Clerical Aide – Business Office
Library Clerical Aide – Customer Service
Library Page

Job Applications

Completed applications may be submitted online, emailed to jbaar@grpl.org, or mailed/hand delivered to the Business Office on Level 5 of the Main Library. You may also include a resume when you turn in an application. However, do not use a resume in place of information requested on the application. Applications must be completed and signed.

Complete an online application now.

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Page Test

If you are interested in one of our Page positions, you must take a short test. You can take the test at the Business Office on Level 5 of the Main Library when you turn in your application.

The Grand Rapids Public Library

The Grand Rapids Public Library is a department of the City of Grand Rapids. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. In compliance with federal law, the Grand Rapids Public Library will hire only United States citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. We require Federal Form I-9, “Right to Work Verification” to be completed on date of hire. Employment offers require that an applicant pass a physical exam that includes a drug screen.