Careers

Careers

The DC Public Library is a vibrant center of activity for residents and visitors in the nation’s capital. The library provides environments that invite reading, learning and community discussion. The library also equips people to become lifetime learners and helps the community to embrace diversity and build a thriving city. We are proud to be a recognized force in the community for engaging the mind, expanding opportunities and elevating the quality of life.

Through 26 locations, the DC Public Library serves as a community focal point, offering books, services and programs, technology and community gathering spaces that promote the joy of reading, discovery and community pride. Our programs are intentionally diverse and designed to support public education. Our libraries conduct educational, recreational and cultural programming with an emphasis on “birth to 24 years.”

DC Public Library is going through a transformation. Many wonderful things are happening here. If you enjoy a rewarding and collaborative work environment where your hard work can truly make a difference, come join us. All positions require excellent customer service skills, commitment to public service and the willingness to learn and embrace change.

DC Public Library Employment Opportunities

Position Title 

Job ID 

Division 

Area of Consideration 

Closing Date 

Data Analyst 

19982 

Directorate 

Agency Only* 

12/30/2022 

Executive Assistant 

20019 

Directorate 

DC Government Only* 

1/03/2023 

IT Specialist (Drupal) 

20009 

Business Operations 

Open to the Public 

1/11/2023 

Real Estate Portfolio Manager (MLK) 

20010 

Directorate 

Open to the Public 

12/31/2022 

Executive Officer 

20014 

Public Services 

Open to the Public 

12/31/2022 

Assistant Manager (Neighborhood Libraries) 

19928 

Public Services 

Open to the Public 

Open Until Filled 

​Special Police Officer 

17164 

Public Services 

Open to the Public 

Open Until Filled 

Library Manager 

13334 

Public Services 

Open to the Public 

Open Until Filled 

Library Associate

15116

Public Services 

Open to the Public

Open Until Filled

Librarian 

13336 

Public Services 

Open to the Public 

Open Until Filled 

*Employees must apply from inside of PeopleSoft to access "Agency or District Government Only" postings. 
 
 

Additional Information
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Government Benefits*