Employment Opportunities

Portage District Library hopes you find our employment opportunities section welcoming and easy to use. Any open positions are listed below.

To aid in your search we have included our application download-able in MS Word format and in PDF. Both pages of the form must be filled out and signed to be eligible for consideration. A resume and/ or other documents are gladly accepted but must be accompanied by a completed and signed application.

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Portage District Library will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Portage District Library does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Portage District Library will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. This policy governs all aspects of employment, including selection, job assignment, compensation, discipline, termination, and access to benefits and training.

Open Positions:

Substitute Librarian — Part Time
Substitute Librarian Job Description
Substitute Librarian Job Posting

Library Aide II – Circulation Services
20 hours/week

The Portage District Library is seeking a friendly, detail oriented individual to join the Portage District Library’s Circulation Services staff as a Library Aide working in a busy customer service area. The successful candidate should be a self-starter who can work independently to perform a variety of clerical and customer service tasks. Functions include greeting/assisting library users, communicating/applying library rules and regulations, completing membership registrations, collecting fines, and processing/re-shelving library materials.

•High School Diploma or G.E.D. Certificate.
•Available for some evening and weekend hours.
•Friendly demeanor with the ability to provide excellent customer service.
•Strong computer skills.
•Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
•Effective oral and written communication skills.

Interested individuals should submit job application to: Human Resources, Portage District Library, 300 Library Lane, Portage, MI 49002 or send e-mail to: rfoti@portagelibrary.info.

For additional information, please call Rob Foti at (269) 585-8702 or review the full job description below.

Library Aide II Job Description

PDF Employment Application
Word Employment Application

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