Employment Opportunities

Independent Contract Job Listings

Health Literacy Educator

This is an independent contract position and not a City of New Orleans Civil Service employment position. Do not apply for this position through New Orleans Civil Service

To apply for this independent contract position, submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references. The cover letter should include in detail why you chose to work in health education and why you want to offer this education via our public library.

Apply by emailing apaloutzian@nolalibrary.org by June 1st, 2018.

Current New Orleans Public Library Job Listings

Librarian I

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 Current New Orleans Public Library Job Listing(s) 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 contact the Human Resources department:
NOPL Human Resources, 219 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112