East Central Regional Library

Serving libraries in East Central Minnesota: Aitkin, Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, and  Pine Counties

Employment Opportunities at ECRL

It is the policy of the East Central Regional Library to provide equal employment opportunity for all, without discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, sexual orientation, or age.

East Central Regional Library requires all applicants submit a complete ECRL application form. Note: Resumes may be attached but will not substitute for a completed application.
.pdf application form (download here)
.doc application form (download here)
East Central Regional Library only accepts applications for current vacancies. Applications are not kept on file.

Send inquiries to: ecregion @ ecrlib.org  (omit spaces)

  • Custodian
East Central Regional Library has an opening for the position of Custodian at ECRL Headquarters/Cambridge branch library to begin ASAP.  The position is approximately 10 hours per week.  A High School Degree or GED is required.  $9.07/hr starting.  Review of applicants to begin February 20, 2015 and continue until position is filled.

Submit ECRL application to:  Barbara Misselt, Director, East Central Regional Library, 244 S. Birch St, Cambridge MN 55008. Download application above.

Responsibilities: The custodian is responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of the library building and grounds. Duties include sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, vaccuuming, washing windows, and cleaning drains. The custodian also changes light bulbs and furnace filters, performs light maintenance chores, and assists with occasional equipment moving and room setup. The custodian is responsible for snow and ice removal in winter and lawn maintenance in summer.

  • Branch Library Aide, potential  multiple locations (see below): A High School Degree or GED is required, and Bachelor's Degree is preferred. Customer service and computer skills essential. $9.88/hr starting. Positions remain open until they are filledSubmit application to: Director, East Central Regional Library, 244 S. Birch St, Cambridge MN 55008. download application above
Applicants should be available any hours branch is open. Positions have minimal scheduled hours, plus additional irregular hours as needed. See branch open hours: http://www.ecrlib.org/openhours.html

Job description summary: The Branch Library Aide is responsible for the clerical operations of the automated library circulation system.  The aide is also responsible for the operating a branch library, under the direction of the Branch Librarian.  Ability to work courteously and effectively with other employees and the public; ability to read, comprehend and orally communicate English; ability to be tactful and adept in dealing with a wide variety of people; ability to interpret library policies, resources, and services to others.

NOTE: Application must specify location and position desired
  • Cambridge, 10-12 hours per week, scheduled weekly shift(s).  Review of applications in progress

  • East Central Regional Library Mascot Wearer, base location Headquarters in Cambridge:  Outgoing, energetic and enjoys interacting with people - essential.  Must be in good physical condition and be between 52 and 510 tall and of a slender or medium build to fit in Sherlock the Fox mascot costume.  Occasional performances 2-3 per month; must be available for events during the day, evening and/or weekends at any ECRL branch or in the 6 county ECRL region; $9.07/hr; Position remains open until filled.  Submit application to:  Director, East Central Regional Library, 244 S. Birch St, Cambridge MN 55008. download application above
ECRL's Sherlock

page updated  15 April 2015

East Central Regional Library
244 South Birch Street Cambridge Minnesota 55008
Phone 763.689.7390      FAX 763.689.7389
ecregion @ ecrlib.org