Burlington Public Library is an equal opportunity employer. Join BPL and experience a wonderful place to work and an opportunity to make a difference in the Burlington community. We welcome your interest to work for a top community service where customer service excellence is always first priority.

Information on current job vacancies at all Burlington Public Library locations are posted here, subject to Library policies on internal applications. Résumés and applications are kept on file for a period of six months from the date of receipt. Only applicants receiving serious consideration will be contacted for an interview.

If you have a résumé or application currently on file, please watch for opportunities posted on the web. Contact the Staff Development & Support person listed on the job posting if there is a current opportunity for which you would like to be considered.

For all employment applicants: An offer is conditional upon receipt and review of an original Criminal Records Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening.

Burlington Public Library gratefully acknowledges the funding support of the Ontario Provincial Government for library staff training.

Please send your résumé or completed BPL application form using one of the following methods:

By mail:

Attention: Staff Development & Support Department
Burlington Public Library - Central
2331 New Street
Burlington, ON L7R 1J4

In person:

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Administration Services
Burlington Public Library - Central
2331 New Street
Burlington, ON L7R 1J4

By email or fax:

Email cover letters and résumés as attachments in MS Word or RTF (Rich Text Format). Please refer to the specific job you are applying for in the subject line and message area of your email. Email to

Use a fax cover sheet with the address listed under By Mail and state the specific position for which you are applying. Fax to 905.681.7277.

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