Jobs & Careers

Here’s a list of websites that offer jobs in our area, and other job related resources.  Job seekers will find many great opportunities here! Scroll down to see library jobs.

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Brief Descriptions of the Library Jobs

Please ask for a job application and more complete job description at your library service desk.

Extra-Help, Senior Library Assistant - Concierge

Two positions are available.  

(Tuesday through Saturday, part time, 15 hours a week, includes Saturday shifts) 

One job is at Eureka Library; the other at Arcata Branch Library

Serves as first point of contact for the Arcata and Eureka Libraries. Under direction, acts as the frontline greeter to ensure compliance with Library protocols, and directs the public, as needed.


Extra-Help, Substitute Senior Library Assistant – Adult and Youth Services

(Part time, on-call)

This job is at Eureka Library.

Hours assigned as needed to cover shifts when regular staff are unavailable.

Performs paraprofessional library and public contact work; may provide checkout, return, registration and circulation desk services.


Extra-Help, Substitute Bookmobile Library Assistant

(Part time, on-call)

This job is based out of Eureka Library.

Requires a Class B Driver’s License; subject to random drug testing, and requires a Driver’s Report.

Substitute Bookmobile Driver. Performs paraprofessional library, public contact and office support work. Hours assigned as needed to cover when regular staff driver is unavailable. 


Applications and job descriptions are available at: the Eureka Library Circulation desk and will be available at other branches (call to check).


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Library Extra Help Jobs are Available

(part time or on-call)

Applications are available at any library service desk. Brief job descriptions are at left - pick up an application for a full description.

Deadline Extended

Thursday September 30, 4:00 PM

 Senior Library Assistant Concierge (Arcata and Eureka)


 Sr. Library Assistant Adult and Youth Services (Eureka)



Open until Filled

 Bookmobile Extra Help, Substitute Driver


Other Library Jobs

Permanent library positions are sometimes available. For these, check the Humboldt County Job Opportunities page.