Library & Media Services
RC-Rock Creek Campus
Apply Immediately; This position will close once sufficient
qualified applications have been received.
Portland Community College is accepting applications for a Library
Technician position at the Rock Creek campus. We are looking for an
individual that is eager to become part of a team focused on
providing excellent customer service to a diverse community in an
academic Library setting. Some of the core duties of this position
include daily maintenance of library collections, overseeing the
course reserve process, and working closely with other employees to
accomplish various library-related tasks. Library Technicians are
instrumental in helping further the goals of the Library and
College within an inclusive and student-focused environment that
cultivates learning, critical thinking, and personal growth.
Rock Creek’s 260-acre campus includes woodlands, wetlands and
grassland, a diverse collection of farm animals, 14 career tech
programs and a 3.6 acre Learning Garden. More information about the
Rock Creek campus here: https://www.pcc.edu/locations/rock-creek/
. Learn more about the PCC Library here: https://www.pcc.edu/library
See the classification description for additional information:
These qualifications, skills and abilities are critical for
success in this position.
Throughout the screening process, you will be evaluated based on
the demonstration of these qualifications.
- Demonstrated experience working in a library setting or similar
environment and utilizing an integrated library system.
- Experience providing excellent customer service in a varied
- Strong record of effective professional communication
(electronically and in person) with multiple stakeholders.
- Experience working effectively within a diverse team and work
- Experience training and guiding students, volunteers, or
To be considered, your application must demonstrate these minimum
qualifications. (Experience is calculated based on the start and
end dates you provide multiplied by the number of hours per week
High school diploma or equivalent. Two years of experience working
with the public, preferably in a library.
Starting Salary Expectations
The first two steps of the range are: $37,993 to $39,129 per
year. Higher salary placement may be available based on
qualifications, experience and internal equity.
Position Grade Salary Range
$37993 to $60963 Annual Salary
PCC offers a comprehensive benefit package designed to provide
employees and their families, including domestic partners, with
access to a broad range of benefit options. Includes Health,
Dental, and Vision options, Group Life, Long-term Disability,
Long-term Care, and Auto and Home Insurance programs.
PCC currently fully funds the Oregon Public Employees Retirement
System (PERS/OPSRP) pension and contributes an additional 6% into
the employee's Individual Account Program under PERS/OPSRP. PCC
offers a tax deferred annuity program and a deferred compensation
program where employees may save additional pre-tax dollars for
Additionally, PCC provides a tuition waiver for yourself, domestic
partner, and dependent children under 24 years of age. Partial
tuition reimbursement for yourself at other accredited institutions
(full-time employees only).
Paid Leave: (Pro-rated by FTE for Part-Time Employees)
- Starts at 8 hours of vacation leave per month (additional
vacation hours with years of service)
- 8 hours of sick leave per month
- 24 hours of additional personal leave days per year
- 11 Paid holidays
View a complete list of PCC benefits
Working Conditions and Physical Requirements
Work is primarily performed in a library and is fast-paced with
constant interruptions. Duties of this position are usually
performed in an indoor environment, involving heavy public contact
with a usually moderate noise level. Some assignments involve
transporting materials from the loading dock, between classrooms
and within libraries. This position may require travel to the
various PCC campuses.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly
required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel;
reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk
or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit. The employee
is occasionally required to climb or balance. The employee must
regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds and push/pull up to
16-20 pounds initially, 10-15 pounds sustained, 25-35 pounds up
thresholds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include
close vision, distance vision, color vision and ability to adjust
Background Check Required
Portland Community College complies with the Oregon Veterans'
Preference in Public Employment law which provides qualifying
veterans and disabled veterans with preference in employment.
You will be given instructions during the application process
to claim Veterans' Preference in the recruitment of this position,
and to provide the documents required for verification of
eligibility. Please do not send your documentation to the hiring
manager directly. For verification of eligibility, please submit
the following documentation:
Portland Community College is committed to hiring and retaining
a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making
decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any
other protected class.
- Veterans: DD214
- Disabled Veterans: DD214 and Letter from the Department