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Open position at Juneau Public Libraries focuses on Alaska Native Outreach; apply by Dec. 17

December 13, 2021 – News

The Juneau Public Libraries are looking to hire an Assistant Library Tech II who will focus on Alaska Native Outreach. Among other duties, the new position will focus services toward the needs of Alaska Native communities in Juneau and work collaboratively with other groups that serve these communities. See the job description and apply here.

“Working on the Libraries Outreach team is one of the best jobs at the library. Our team works both in the library as well as out in the community. We travel to where people are to bring library services to them. With this new position, which has an emphasis on working with Southeast Alaska’s broad and diverse Alaska Native communities, we’ll be able to reach even more people and create deeper relationships with the community,” Outreach and Senior Services Librarian Andrea Hirsh said.

A strong candidate for this position would possess advanced knowledge of and experience working with Alaska Native Communities. This would be demonstrated by knowledge of the traditions, values, and customs of the community being served as well as experience working directly with individuals and families who identify as Alaska Native.

The Assistant Library Tech II position pays $20.12 – $21.47/hour, depending on qualifications. This position works Monday-Friday with weekly evening and occasional weekend shifts. See the job description and apply here. The position closes this Friday, December 17, at 4:30 p.m.

For more information, contact Outreach and Senior Services Librarian Andrea Hirsh at 907-586-0442 or andrea.hirsh@juneau.org.