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Substitute Librarian (as needed)


The Detroit Public Library (DPL) is accepting applications to create a Substitute Librarian pool. Applications will be accepted continuously until otherwise noted. Applications will remain on file for two (2) years from date received or last submitted.

Position Type
Part Time
Various locations throughout the Detroit area
Salary Range
$20.00- $25.00 per hour, no benefits
Job Family
Bargaining Unit
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Customer Service Representative


Under close supervision, performs routine library customer service functions and tasks within the Detroit Public Library (DPL) including greeting customers, assisting with routine circulation activities, entering and retrieving data from automated systems, and assisting library users.

Position Type
Part Time
Salary Range
$ 10.28 - $ 12.15 per hour – Part-Time 20 Hours a Week
Job Family
Public Services Group
FLSA Status
Bargaining Unit
Revision Date
November 2010
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Equal Opportunity Employer

The Detroit Public Library is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse and inclusive workforce.

The Detroit Public Library provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and employment applicants without regard to unlawful considerations of sex, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity and/or expression), pregnancy, race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, religion or similar philosophical beliefs, disability, marital and civil union status, age, genetic information, veteran status or any personal attribute or characteristic that is protected by applicable local, state or federal laws.

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