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Posting Status Branch Competition Number Closing Date Download
Reference Librarian

Reference Librarian

Aug 17, 2018
Competition Number:
18-108
Closing Date:
Aug 22, 2018, 15:00 PM

AUXILIARY ON-CALL (NO GUARANTEED HOURS)

Competition 18-108

About the Okanagan Regional Library (ORL)
The ORL is Canada’s 16th largest public library system, serving over 370,000 people and an area of roughly 50,000 square km.  Libraries in the system have won numerous awards, and the culture of innovation and community connection throughout the ORL makes it an exciting place to work.

The Opportunity 
Under the direction of the Reference & Instruction Supervisor or the Branch Head, the incumbent provides reference/information and readers advisory services to residents of the Okanagan Regional Library District.  The incumbent exercises some independent judgement and action within established Okanagan Regional Library policies, procedures and practices.  

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

Education
Master's Degree from an accredited Library School or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.

Salary range for this position is $34.43 - $37.39 hourly. 

If you are interested in exploring this career opportunity, please visit our website at:

http://www.orl.bc.ca/about-us/careers/current-vacancies  for the job description and position requirements. 

If you meet all of the requirements, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references via mail, fax, or e-mail to:

Director of Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC   V1W 3P6
E-mail: jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax: (250) 861-8696

Quote Competition #: 18-108

Job Status:
  • Open
Job Branch:
  • Kelowna
  • Open
  • Kelowna
18-108
Aug 22, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Aug 16, 2018
Competition Number:
18-107
Closing Date:
Aug 22, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Enderby Branch
3 Hours Weekly: Fridays 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This is an non-union position.

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources 
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: August 22, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-107

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted. 

Job Status:
  • Open
Job Branch:
  • Enderby
  • Open
  • Enderby
18-107
Aug 22, 2018
Head of Collection Development

Head of Collection Development

Aug 16, 2018
Competition Number:
18-110
Closing Date:
Aug 29, 2018, 15:00 PM

HEAD OF COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT

The Okanagan Regional Library (ORL) is the 16th largest library system in Canada, serving over 370,000 residents.  It covers some of the most beautiful territory in BC, stretching from Golden in the Rockies to Osoyoos in the heart of the Okanagan wine and fruit growing areas.  The system is staffed by energetic and committed people who have begun the shift to a more learning and technology focused service.

ORL is looking for customer focused, detail oriented professional for the position of Head of Collection Development.  Under the direction of the Director of Public Services, the Head of Collection Development leads the ORL’s collections strategy, its implementation, and its evaluation.  Operating within a centralized collection development model, the HCD uses an evidence-based approach to perform and direct selection, promotion, and de-acquisition of library materials and online services.

The incumbent must be proficient in budgeting, supervision, statistical analysis, bibliographic selection, collection promotion, purchasing, negotiation, and vendor relations.  The HCD recommends introducing new formats and eliminating outdated collections. Annual budgets; department policies; procedures on weeding, acquisitions and all aspects of the selection process are developed by the HCD.

A criminal record check is a condition of employment.  This position is permanent full-time 35 hours weekly. Salary range is $73,200 - $77,877.  Please visit out website at http://www.orl.bc.ca/careers/current-vacancies

for the job description.   Expressions of interest, including an up-to-date resume and cover letter should be forwarded in confidence to jobs@orl.bc.ca indicating the date of availability. 

Human Resources Department
Okanagan Regional Library, 1430 K.L.O. Road, Kelowna, BC   V1W 3P6

E-mail: jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax: (250) 861-8696

Please quote Competition #18-110

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants will be contacted.

Job Status:
  • Open
Job Branch:
  • Headquarters
  • Open
  • Headquarters
18-110
Aug 29, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Jul 24, 2018
Competition Number:
18-92
Closing Date:
Aug 5, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Keremeos
4 Hours Weekly   (Tuesday 2:00 - 4:00 and Fridays 2:00 - 4:00)
(This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: August 5, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-92

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Open
Job Branch:
  • Keremeos
  • Open
  • Keremeos
18-92
Aug 5, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Jul 18, 2018
Competition Number:
18-91
Closing Date:
Jul 25, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Lake Country
4 Hours Weekly   (Saturdays 1:00 - 5:00)
(This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: July 25, 2018
Please quote Competition #18-91

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Open
Job Branch:
  • Lake Country
  • Open
  • Lake Country
18-91
Jul 25, 2018
Library Page

Library Page

Jun 12, 2018
Competition Number:
18-79
Closing Date:
Jun 22, 2018, 15:00 PM

Library Page
Permanent  Part Time 
Enderby Branch
4 Hours Weekly -  Wednesday 3:00 - 5:00
(This position is Non-Union)

Duties will include sorting and re-shelving library materials and other related assignments.

The successful applicant:

  • Must be a full time student at an educational institution, and
  • Must have or qualify for a Social Insurance Number

If you meet all of the requirements above, then we would like to hear from you.  Please forward a covering letter, a resume and references, via mail, fax or email to:

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Competition Closes: June 22, 2018
Competition # 18-79

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, however; only short listed applicants will be contacted

Job Status:
  • Screening
Job Branch:
  • Enderby
  • Screening
  • Enderby
18-79
Jun 22, 2018
Assistant Community Librarian

Assistant Community Librarian

Jun 1, 2018
Competition Number:
18-75
Closing Date:
Jun 29, 2018, 15:00 PM

Assistant Community Librarian
Auxiliary/On-Call (no guaranteed hours)
NORTHERN OKANAGAN BRANCHES - VERNON, ARMSTRONG, FALKLAND, ENDERBY, SILVER CREEK, NORTH SHUSWAP, SOUTH SHUSWAP, SALMON ARM, SICAMOUS

This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement.

The Okanagan Regional Library has a vacancy for an auxiliary/on-call Assistant Community Librarian at our Central Okanagan branches.  On-call staff work on an “as needed” basis, often covering for the absences of regularly scheduled staff. Download the job description for current job requirements and position details. If you meet these requirements and are interested in this opportunity, please direct applications to:

Director of Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
1430 KLO Road
Kelowna, B.C. V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Please quote Competitions #18-75
Closing Date: June 29, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants will be contacted.

Job Status:
  • Open
Job Branch:
  • Northern Branches
  • Open
  • Northern Branches
18-75
Jun 29, 2018
Assistant Community Librarian

Assistant Community Librarian

Jun 1, 2018
Competition Number:
18-74
Closing Date:
Jun 29, 2018, 15:00 PM

Assistant Community Librarian
Auxiliary/On-Call (no guaranteed hours)
SOUTHERN BRANCHES - OLIVER, OSOYOOS, OKANAGAN FALLS, NARAMATA, KALEDEN, KEREMEOS, HEDLEY

This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement.

The Okanagan Regional Library has a vacancy for an auxiliary/on-call Assistant Community Librarian at our Central Okanagan branches.  On-call staff work on an “as needed” basis, often covering for the absences of regularly scheduled staff. Download the job description for current job requirements and position details. If you meet these requirements and are interested in this opportunity, please direct applications to:

Director of Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
1430 KLO Road
Kelowna, B.C. V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Please quote Competitions #18-74
Closing Date: June 29, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants will be contacted.

Job Status:
  • Open
Job Branch:
  • Southern Branches
  • Open
  • Southern Branches
18-74
Jun 29, 2018
Accounts Clerk I

Accounts Clerk I

May 4, 2018
Competition Number:
18-60
Closing Date:
Jun 30, 2018, 15:00 PM

Accounts Clerk I
Auxiliary/On-Call (no guaranteed hours)
Headquarters

Okanagan Regional Library has a vacancy for an auxiliary/on-call (no guaranteed hours) Accounts Clerk I.

This position performs accounts payable, cash management, accounting and clerical tasks of a varied nature under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer. The work involves attention to details, mental concentration and requires mathematical skills as well as a good understanding of business matters.

Grade 12 or equivalent, and Completion of entrance requirement for CPA ACAF designation program or equivalent.

Minimum 3 years’ experience in an accounting/accounts payable environment.

If you meet these requirements and are interested in this opportunity, please apply as outlined below.

Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
Headquarters
1430 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna, BC V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Closing Date:   June 30, 2018
Closing Time:  3 p.m.
Please quote: Competition #18-60

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants will be contacted.

                            

 

 

Job Status:
  • Open
Job Branch:
  • Headquarters
  • Open
  • Headquarters
18-60
Jun 30, 2018
Assistant Community Librarian

Assistant Community Librarian

Mar 20, 2018
Competition Number:
18-48
Closing Date:
Dec 31, 2018, 15:00 PM

Assistant Community Librarian
Auxiliary/On-Call (no guaranteed hours)
CENTRAL OKANAGAN BRANCHES - KELOWNA, MISSION, RUTLAND, WESTBANK, LAKE COUNTRY, VERNON

This position is covered under the CUPE Collective Agreement.

The Okanagan Regional Library has a vacancy for an auxiliary/on-call Assistant Community Librarian at our Central Okanagan branches.  On-call staff work on an “as needed” basis, often covering for the absences of regularly scheduled staff. Download the job description for current job requirements and position details. If you meet these requirements and are interested in this opportunity, please direct applications to:

Director of Human Resources
Okanagan Regional Library
1430 KLO Road
Kelowna, B.C. V1W 3P6
E-mail:  jobs@orl.bc.ca
Fax:  (250) 861-8696

Please quote Competitions #18-48
Closing Date: Ongoing

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short listed applicants will be contacted.

 
Job Status:
  • Open
Job Branch:
  • Central Okanagan
  • Open
  • Central Okanagan
18-48
Dec 31, 2018

Status definitions

  • Screening: Posting has closed and applications are being shortlisted.
  • Interviewing: Short listed candidates have been contacted for an interview.
  • Final Process: Reference checking and/or testing is being conducted. A job offer is pending. 
  • Filled:  The competition has been closed.
  • On-Hold:  For a variety of reasons, recruitment activity has been suspended. 
  • Cancelled:  Cancelled.



Personal information collected is used in accordance with the provincial Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The ORL is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. As the ORL is responsible for the well-being of its customers, a criminal record check is a condition of employment. Disclosure of a criminal record may preclude you from employment with the ORL.

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