Occasionally the Allentown Public Library seeks reliable, responsible, and motivated people to add to its staff. The following employment opportunities are currently available. If you are interested in applying for any of the positions listed below, please send a cover letter, resume, and references. Any potential employee must receive a clean background check before being offered a position.
– In Writing:
Allentown Public Library
Job #/Job Title
1210 Hamilton Street
Allentown, PA 18102
– Via Email:
Please include the JOB # and Job Title in the subject line of all emails, or on the front of all envelopes.
No telephone inquiries please.
– Current available positions:
JOB#03061218: Inter-Library Delivery Driver (Part-Time)
This position begins July 1 and is approximately 10 to 12 hours per week, Monday through Thursday,
with potential to increase to a 12 to 15 hour, Monday through Friday position, starting January 1.
An Inter-Library Delivery Driver (PT) will sort, load, unload, and deliver library materials to local libraries
throughout Lehigh and Carbon Counties. Deliveries will take place on a daily basis; the library will supply
the vehicle. No CDL license is required, but candidates must be 21 years or older and possess a valid
driver’s license and a clean driving record, both for a minimum of three (3) years.
In accordance withPA Department of Human Services guidelines, all prospective employees must also
be able to provide following documents before starting employment. Once employed, all employees are
required to submit updated copies of each document every sixty (60) months:
- PA State Criminal Record Check
- Child Abuse Clearance
- FBI Federal Criminal Background
More information on obtaining these clearances can be found at:
In addition to a valid license and clean driving record, the Ideal Candidate should:
- Be self-motivated and prompt
- Possess a H.S. Diploma or Equivalent
- Be professional, considerate and have a positive attitude
- Have the ability to lift up to 50 pounds
This position pays $10 per hour.
Please submit your application no later than Wednesday, June 20th.