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Job Opportunities

Come work with a dedicated and supportive group of colleagues on a gorgeous campus nestled in the redwood forest and overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

UCSC values diversity, equity, and inclusion and is committed to hiring faculty and staff who share these values. The University Library strengthens the UCSC academic enterprise by providing, presenting, and preserving a wide range of information resources. We utilize innovative approaches in working with faculty and students to help them discover, use, manage, and share the array of information that supports their research, teaching, and learning. Please read more about the University Library and our Strategic Directions here

Academic Positions Available

Community Archivist
Please see https://recruit.ucsc.edu/JPF01099 for complete job description and to apply.
For full consideration, please apply by: 08-06-2021

Interested applicants are invited to attend an informational webinar to learn more about the position, the campus, and the University Library. Please register using the links provided below:

  • Wednesday, July 21, 2021 from noon – 1:00 pm PT (registration)
  • Thursday, July 22, 2021 from 6:30 – 7:30 pm PT (registration)

The attendee list will be hidden to ensure confidentiality. Live captioning will be provided.

Inquiries and nominations may be directed to Teresa Mora, Head of Special Collections & Archives (tmora1@ucsc.edu)

STEM Librarian
Please see https://recruit.ucsc.edu/JPF01100 for complete job description and to apply.
For full consideration, please apply by: 08-09-2021

Interested applicants are invited to attend an informational webinar to learn more about the position, the campus, and the University Library. Please register using the links provided below:

  • Wednesday, July 21, 2021 from noon – 1:00 pm PT (registration)
  • Thursday, July 22, 2021 from 6:30 – 7:30 pm PT (registration)

The attendee list will be hidden to ensure confidentiality. Live captioning will be provided.

Inquiries and nominations may be directed to Katharin Peter, Head of Research Support Services (kapeter@ucsc.edu).

Staff Positions Available

Assistant Director of User Services & Resource Sharing, Full Time
Job Opening ID: 20476
Deadline to Apply: 08-09-2021
External Applicants Apply Here
Internal Applicants Apply Here via UCPath

Library Public Service Desk Assistant / Student Supervisor, Full Time
Job Opening ID: 20026
Deadline to Apply: 07-28-2021
External Applicants Apply Here
Internal Applicants Apply Here via UCPath

Library Public Service Desk Assistant (2 positions), Full Time
Job Opening ID: 20042
Deadline to Apply: 07-21-2021
External Applicants Apply Here
Internal Applicants Apply Here via UCPath

Student Positions Available

University Library Development/Social Media Student Assistant
Search for ER# 6210 in the Career Center's Employee Request System
Workstudy eligible applications accepted.

University Library Public Service Desk Assistant (several positions)
Search for ER# 7834 in the Career Center's Employee Request System
Workstudy eligible applications accepted. This position is for both McHenry and Science & Engineering Library circulation desks. Must be available to work AT LEAST one closing (midnight) shift or weekend shift per week. 

McHenry Library Media Desk Assistant (several positions)
Search for ER# 7717 in the Career Center's Employee Request System
Hiring student assistants for Fall 2021 through Spring 2022. Must have expected work-study award for Fall 2021. Required to work evenings and weekend shifts each quarter.

McHenry Library Technical Services / Labeling Assistant 
Search for ER# 6118 in the Career Center's Employee Request System
Must have expected work-study award for Fall 2021 through Spring 2022.