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Equal Employment Opportunity


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Member Library Jobs

The High Plains Library District consists of both member and branch libraries, and occasionally there are open positions at member libraries, which are listed separately. If there are open positions, they will be listed here.

Eaton Public Library: Part-Time and Full-Time Library Associates

The Eaton Public Library is looking for part-time and full-time Library Associates.
We are a small-town library with big support and big participation. We have a collaborative team, a tight-knit community, and a newly remodeled, historic facility with the latest makerspace technology.
What we’re looking for is community-centered, innovative, dedicated staff to grow our team. Be part of a dynamic and active library in our beautiful little town on the northern plains of Colorado.
Our Library Associates provide

* Frontline customer service such as answering reference questions, readers’ advisory and technology questions,
* Circulation tasks by checking materials in and out, shelving, shelf-reading and updating patron accounts,
* Programming assistance by preparing materials, facilitating activities, and clean-up.
The pay range for these openings is $17.36 – $24.31 per hour. We have excellent health and retirement benefits and a robust time off program for our full-time employees.
For more information and to apply, please visit our careers page at:
Our closing date for this recruitment is midnight, November 20, 2023.