Library Jobs

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For other Contra Costa County job opportunities, please visit the County’s Human Resources website.

Find job listings, employment fairs, and other career information on the Contra Costa County Library’s Job Seeking Guide.

The Contra Costa County Library

  • Serves over 902,000 residents of urban, suburban and rural communities
  • Provides services through 26 Community Libraries
  • Employs over 280 staff
  • Has over 1.2 million volumes and an annual circulation of over 7.5 million
  • Has a strong management team committed to excellence
  • Is considered a leader in technology and access to information
  • Develops unique services and programs designed to meet the needs of specific communities
  • Utilizes the CARL system: Circ, Pac, Acquisitions, Kid's Catalog, CARL Web

The Contra Costa County Library Offers You

  • Exciting career opportunities
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • A strong commitment to training and staff development
  • Opportunities to grow and develop professionally through workshops and conferences
  • Competitive salaries
  • Annual paid leave includes vacation, holidays and sick leave
  • Retirement plan
  • Your choice of prepaid medical and dental plans
  • Optional deferred compensation plan
  • Full credit union services
  • Friendly and supportive staff

Contra Costa County

Ideally located in the San Francisco Bay Area, Contra Costa County is California's ninth largest county. Contra Costa County boasts:

  • A temperate climate and beautiful geographical setting
  • Regional park system and open spaces
  • Numerous outdoor recreational activities
  • Short distance to San Francisco, Napa and Sonoma Valleys, California coastline, Sacramento, Lake Tahoe
  • Major entertainment resources such as the Chronicle Pavilion in Concord and the Regional Center for the Arts
  • Diverse communities
  • Great schools and educational opportunities

The Contra Costa County Library is an exciting, dynamic library in which to work. We believe in excellent service to our customers, and have twice been recognized as the Department of the Year and given the Award for Excellence by the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors. Our commitment to excellence extends into every area of our services, including investing in the continuing education of our staff. Our library offers many diverse career opportunities, one of which is sure to meet your needs and interests.