Job Opening

Adult Services Librarian

The Washington Free Public Library is looking for an energetic and tech-savvy reader to step into our Adult Services Librarian position. Our successful candidate will enjoy helping readers find their next favorite book, teaching classes on how to use our digital collection, organizing in-library and outreach programs for adults, and connecting with community partners, along with regular library desk work.

Candidates should have strong customer service and technology skills, be able to multitask, and should love working with the public.

Job description can be found here

Work Schedule: Full time, 40 hours per week. Requires weekend hours (rotating Saturdays). May require evening hours for programming.

Education and Experience: Combination of experience, education, and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities, and is equivalent to a Master Degree in Library Science preferred. Ability to get Public Library Staff Certification from the State Library of Iowa required.

Starting Pay Range: $12.50-$15.50 per hour depending on experience and education and excellent benefits through the City of Washington.

Come join our team of passionate community-centered librarians!

Please send your complete resume package and application to:

Debbie Stanton
Library Director
Washington Free Public Library
115 W. Washington St.
Washington, IA 52353
or email

Application deadline is Sunday, December 10 at 11:59 p.m.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.