Library Technician

Chinook Arch Regional Library System | Lethbridge, Alberta
Full-Time Permanent

The Chinook Arch Regional Library System invites applications for an enthusiastic and service-oriented Library Technician to join our collaborative team. This permanent, full-time position includes
cataloguing and processing functions, and also supports the Interlibrary Loans Team as needed. The salary range for this position is $43,067 – $62,163. A full benefits package including LAPP pension is available after 6 months of employment. To learn more about Chinook Arch, please visit our website at

A copy of the full job description is available upon request.

The Successful Candidate will have:

  • A diploma from a recognized Library Technician program or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Knowledge of cataloguing principles according to the current version of RDA (Resource Description and Access)
  • Knowledge of the Dewey Decimal Classification system, Library of Congress Subject Headings and MARC
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Must be well organized, self-directed, and able to meet multiple demands
  • Demonstrated customer service and interpersonal communication skills
  • Previous experience in Technical Services department is an asset
  • Knowledge of Symphony Workflows software is a strong asset
  • Valid class 5 Alberta Driving License with a three-year clean driving record

Review of applications will begin on April 3, 2023. The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. To apply, please email a cover letter and resume in a single PDF document to:

Pat Wauters, Bibliographic Services Manager
Chinook Arch Regional Library System
2902 – 7th Avenue North
Lethbridge, Alberta, T1H 5C6

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Chinook Arch acknowledges that it operates in the traditional territory of the Blackfoot people. Chinook Arch is committed to fostering inclusive and barrier-free recruitment processes and work environments, and will endeavor to address any need for accommodation for candidates selected to participate in the recruitment process. Persons of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

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