01-LT-18: Library Technician, Permanent, 7.5 hours per day, 10 months of the year, Start Date: September 4, 2018, Winkler Elementary School

Position: Library Technician

Employment Status: 100% Permanent (7.5 hours per day, 10 months of the year)

School/Location: Winkler Elementary School

Start Date: September 4, 2018

Posting #: 01-LT-18

Note: All newly hired employees, effective immediately, are expected to complete the Library Training Certificate within five (5) years of date of hire. Each Library Training Certificate course will be reimbursed by fifty percent (50%) upon evidence of completion.


Preferred Qualifications and Experience:

  1. High school diploma
  2. Library training program certificate or experience equivalent considered an asset
  3. Ability to assist students with a variety of computer applications
  4. Interest in and knowledge of children's and young adult literature
  5. Ability to oversee library computer system and electronic resources
  6. Satisfactory Criminal Record and Child Abuse Registry Check
  7. Ability to relate to the school community and community value base

The above represents general core qualifications for the position and may vary as necessary to the operations of the school/program.

Winkler Elementary School (WES) is a K-8 school in the heart of Winkler with a student population of about 570 students, a teaching staff of about 36 and support staff of about 22. WES offers a full range of academic programs including Middle Years Exploratory courses that include Home Economics and Industrial Arts. Second language instruction begins in grade 4 with French and German as options. In addition, the school has a band program that starts in grade five. Students in grades 7 and 8 have opportunity for a wide range of extra-curricular sports programs that include soccer, basketball, volleyball, track, badminton and cross country. The school is particularly noted for its choir and vocal and instrumental extra-curricular jazz groups.

WES’ mission is to be a caring community of learners.

Salary and Benefits:

The compensation package for this position is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between the Garden Valley School Division and the Christian Labour Association of Canada / Construction Workers’ Union (CLAC) Local 152 for Library Technicians. Salary range effective July 1, 2018: $15.65 - $22.62 per hour – depending on qualifications and experience.


You are invited to submit a cover letter, resume and the names of three references as your application. While we prefer to accept applications electronically, you may also submit an application by fax, by regular mail, or in person to:

Human Resources Department

Garden Valley School Division

Box 1330, 750 Triple E Boulevard

Winkler, MB R6W 1E7

Tel: (204) 325-8335; Fax: (204) 325-4132; E-mail:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing Date: Open until Filled