Join Our Team!
Richmond Hill Public Library is evolving and growing, empowering staff through teamwork, professional development, and a positive work culture. Our role as a library is to connect our members to information, resources, and each other, a valued public hub of discovery and delight.
We champion our differences.
We believe that understanding and embracing diversity enriches us; that our services should be accessible to everyone; that freedom of expression ensures we can exchange ideas and perspectives.
We focus on impact.
We believe that our customers are our top priority; that doing the right things and doing things right will help us focus and be more impactful; and that we need to balance short and long-term growth.
We are adaptable.
We believe that embracing ambiguity and responding quickly to change is necessary in a fast-paced world; that curiosity and creativity fuel new thinking; and that our failures make us stronger and smarter.
We actively engage.
We believe in co-designing with our community; that hands-on and collaborative experiences make for more memorable learning; and that accountability means being part of the solution.
Diversity and Inclusion
At Richmond Hill Public Library, we’re committed to building a team that reflects the diversity of our community and our interests of inclusion. We value the unique talents and perspectives of our team members, and nurture an environment where differences are celebrated.
Consider a Career with the Library
Richmond Hill Public Library offers competitive wages and professional development opportunities. There are also several working groups for employees to collaborate and participate in individual and collective work around workplace culture, DEI, etc.
The Library fosters a positive work culture that prioritizes the well-being of its employees, offers support at all levels within the organization, and has policies in place that encourage respect, trust, empathy, and support.