Ajax Public Library is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity within the workplace. As we grow, it is important that our workforce becomes more reflective of the citizens we serve. The Ajax Public Library respects, encourages, and celebrates our diversity.

Accommodations are available for all recruitment processes. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs known in advance by contacting the Corporate Services Human Resources Assistant at 905-683-4000 ext. 8820 or via email.

Current Job Opportunities

Page (Part-Time, Location May Vary)
No deadline to apply - opportunities remain ongoing and will be filled as needed.

Coordinator of Human Resources & Corporate Services (Exempt)
Deadline: Wednesday, December 7, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

Marketing Assistant (Part-Time)
Friday, December 9, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

Current Library Student Volunteer Opportunities

Le Club Francais
Deadline to apply: December 19, 2022
Mandatory training: January 9, 2023 at 6:30 p.m. on Zoom
Program runs from January to June, the time commitment is 1.5 hours every Monday night over Zoom. Must speak French fluently at a Grade 10 level.

Help younger buddies practice their French while doing crafts and activities and reading books.

Book Review Program
Deadline to apply: December 26, 2022.
Mandatory training: January 14, 2023, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Volunteers will be expected to read, review, and photograph a minimum of one (1) book per month. Books read and reviewed will be promoted through the Library's catalogue and Instagram accounts.

For questions about Library Student Volunteer opportunities, please contact our Youth Services Librarian

Additional Library Volunteer Opportunities

Older Adult Advisory Committee
Deadline to Apply:
December 2, 2022

If you are 55+ and a resident of Ajax, the Library needs you! We are looking for members to form our 2023-2024 Older Adults Advisory Committee. Share your ideas on how the Library can prepare for a growing older adult population and provide services that are accessible and inclusive of older residents with diverse needs. Interested in being a part of that discussion? Apply online!

For more information, contact Elaine Lievaart at 905-683-4000 ext. 8806 or email elaine.lievaart@ajaxlibrary.ca.

  • For general volunteer opportunities at the Library, please complete this online application. Volunteers 18 years of age and older must complete a Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector Check. Please note that any listings asking for 'teens' assumes completion of Grade 8 and less than 19 years of age.
  • Our Visiting Library Service is offered to customers who cannot visit the library due to age, illness, or disability. Volunteers deliver library materials to or pick-up from customer homes and seniors’ residences approximately once per month. Apply online.

Community Volunteer Opportunities

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