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CALS does not accept unsolicited applications. Please submit applications for advertised positions only.

CALS is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Applicants not possessing the minimum qualifications will not be considered or acknowledged.

Full-Time Positions

INFORMATION SERVICES DEPARTMENT MANAGER – Full time position, Main Library. The Information Services Department Manager reports to the Head of the Main Library and oversees the work of several divisions within the department, including Periodicals, Interlibrary Loan, Public Computer Lab, and Downloadable Library support. The successful candidate will be excited by the challenge of working in the changing environment of reference services, have a deep commitment to providing excellent service, the ability to offer strong leadership to a talented and diverse team, and be open to the possibilities that new technologies and methods can offer. Candidates must possess strong customer skills, strong problem-solving skills, an easy-going nature, and enthusiasm for working with diverse patrons and staff. Graduate degree (MLS, MLIS, etc), plus 3 years related experience and/or training, and 2 years related management experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Flexibility, team orientation, an open and optimistic attitude. Salary range starts at $44,116 plus excellent benefits. Send resume, including cover letter, to Carol Coffey, Central Arkansas Library System, 100 Rock St., Little Rock, AR 72201 or email by June 15, 2018.

Part-Time Positions

No positions available at this time.

Library Page and Temporary Positions

Pages are part-time positions, sorting and shelving materials. Must be able to lift 20 lbs. Must be able to reach all shelving with aid of a kick stool. Must have some knowledge of computers. Evening and Saturday hours may be required. Sunday hours may be required for Main and Children’s Library. Spanish language skills preferred. Contact individual location for specifics. $9.23/hr. Open until filled. Submit one application per position. Applications are currently being accepted to the following locations:

CALS Employment Application for Page Positions

Dee Brown Library – 6325 Baseline Road, AR 72209 – 20 hrs./wk. Must be able to work Saturdays 9am-6pm. To apply, send application and resume to

Main Library, Circulation – 100 Rock Street, Little Rock, AR 72201 – 20 hrs./wk. Must be able to work Tuesday & Thursday 3:00pm-8:00pm and Wednesday & Friday 9:00am-2pm. To apply, send application and resume to

Main Library, Youth Services Department – 100 Rock Street, Little Rock, AR 72201 – 15 hrs./wk. Must be able to work nights and weekends. To apply, send application & resume to

Williams Library – 1800 Chester St. Little Rock, AR 72206 – 20 hrs./wk. Must be able to work evenings and Saturdays 9am-6pm. To apply, send application and resume to