Employment opportunities

Civil service positions with the Hawaii State Public Library System (HSPLS) are filled through the Department of Human Resources Development (DHRD) State Recruiting Office.  Please visit the State Recruiting Office website to view any vacancy announcements currently in progress with HSPLS.

If you are interested in a library position and would like to receive email notifications directly from the State Recruiting Office, you are encouraged to submit a job interest form online.  The process is quite simple:

  • Go to the Hawaii Government Jobs website
  • Click Menu
  • Select Job Interest Card
  • Check the box next to the Library category
  • Click Subscribe
  • Fill out the required information and click Submit



In observance of the Statehood Day holiday, all public libraries will be closed on Friday, August 16, 2024.

In observance of the Labor Day holiday, all public libraries will be closed from Saturday to Monday, August 31 to September 2, 2024.