Adult Specialist – South Burlington Public Library (South Burlington, VT)

The South Burlington Public Library is seeking an Adult Specialist with energy and enthusiasm who is willing to learn. We are located in a new building with a generous second floor for adult collections and programs — we’ve got modern programming and private study spaces, a patio for sitting and sipping, and sunny nooks for reading and working. The Specialist will participate in programs, services and collection development for adults of all ages. Are you kind, friendly, and curious? Do you have a genuine interest in all sorts of grown-ups? Please apply!  New ideas are welcomed: you’ll be asked to help shape new events while supporting a slate of beloved ongoing programs. The person in this position will work one of four Saturdays and two evenings until 7 or 8 PM. They will sometimes be responsible for the Adult & Teen area. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Experience working in a library and with adults would be helpful. Fluency in a language other than English is also desirable, but not required.

This position is full time with benefits. Salary starts at $19.28 per hour. To apply, please send a confidential cover letter, resume, and three references to: Jaimie Held, Human Resources Manager, 180 Market Street, South Burlington, VT 05403 OR  jheld@sburl.com with “Library Adult Specialist” in the subject line. The City of South Burlington values diversity – in backgrounds and experiences. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and our employees are people with different strengths, experiences and backgrounds, who share a passion for our municipality, its residents, businesses, and visitors. Diversity not only includes race and gender identity, but also age, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, religion, and many other parts of one’s identity. All our employee’s points of view are key to our success, and inclusion is everyone’s responsibility.

  • To apply, please send a confidential cover letter, resume, and three references to:
  • US MAIL:  Jaimie Held, Human Resources Manager, 180 Market Street, South Burlington, VT 05403
  • EMAIL:  jheld@sburl.com with “Library Adult Specialist  in the subject line.

– Updated 6/14/22