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Library Director
Hood River County Library District
502 State St
Hood River, OR 97031

About Hood River County Library District
Hood River County Library District is dedicated to promoting the enjoyment of reading and culture, responding to the community's need for information, and enriching quality of life for its patrons. The library serves approximately 22,000 people, who checked out over 125,000 items in 2012-13. It includes three branches: Cascade Locks, Hood River, and Parkdale. All three libraries are crucial sources of free public Internet access and electronic information, with over 18,000 Internet sessions logged in 2012-13 by residents and visitors alike on the library's computers. The Hood River branch is in a stunning Carnegie library that was expanded in 2003. Cascade Locks and Parkdale are located in the busy centers of their communities. The district enjoys a very supportive Friends group, Foundation, and volunteers.

Hood River County Library District is a member of the Sage Library System and the Libraries of Eastern Oregon. Hood River County is in the heart of Columbia Gorge and the Mount Hood recreational area, providing opportunity for many outdoor recreational activities including windsurfing, kiteboarding, hiking, cycling, skiing, and much more. The district has stable funding from a countywide special district.

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Job description
The Hood River County Library District seeks enthusiastic public service desk clerk substitutes who are excited at the opportunity to work at a busy library district. Public service desk clerk substitutes provide services directly to patrons of all ages at the public service desks at all three library branches.

The individuals in this position must enjoy working with people of all ages, have excellent customer service skills, and be enthusiastic about working in a library. Fluency in Spanish is highly preferred. The position reports to the Assistant Director. Individuals in this position may especially be asked to work at desks in the evening and weekends at the Cascade Locks branch.

Job responsibilities include:
This position is on-call but may include some limited regular weekly hours. On-call times include weekend and evening hours.


Opening salary ranges from $11.44 to $11.90 per hour, depending upon qualifications. This position does not include benefits.

How to apply
Please read the job description carefully and submit the following:
The complete application packet, together with the job description, is available from the following sources:
Documents must be submitted in Open Document, PDF, or Microsoft Office format. Complete application packets are due by 5.00p on Friday, September 20, 2013, to Hood River County Library District, 502 State St, Hood River, OR 97031, Electronic submissions are highly preferred.

The Hood River County Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.