Employment Opportunities

Current New Orleans Public Library Job Openings

African American Resource Collection Librarian
- African American Resource Collection Librarian job description
- The African American Resource Collection Librarian position is classified as a Librarian II by the Civil Service Commission.
- Civil Service Job Listing and Application for Librarian II.

Louisiana Division/City Archives and Special Collections Librarian
- Louisiana Division/City Archives and Special Collections Librarian job description
- The Louisiana Division/City Archives and Special Collections Librarian position is classified as a Librarian I/II by the Civil Service Commission.
- Civil Service Job Listing and Application for Librarian II.

How to Apply

The New Orleans Public Library System is a part of Orleans parish government and abides by the rules and regulations of the City of New Orleans and the Civil Service Commission. Full-time and part-time employees are hired through the Library after being certified as being eligible for the classification for which they applied.

Please follow the application process listed below.

Step 1 - Complete the Civil Service Commission Application for Employment by clicking on the job listing under the Current New Orleans Public Library Job Openings at the top of this page. The Civil Service Commission will evaluate the application in light of the qualifications of the position for which you are applying. Once it has been determined that you are eligible, your name is placed on the register list.

For additional information, please contact the Civil Service Commission:
City Hall - 1300 Perdido Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-658-3500

Step 2 - The Library's Human Resource Department will identify outstanding talent based on Civil Service applicants and contact applicants selected for interviews. Once a candidate is selected, an employment decision will be finalized.

For additional information, please email the Human Resources department:
hr@nolalibrary.org