Conditions of employment

Our staff are subject to the employment conditions and remuneration system of the Canton of Zurich.

We offer flexible and family-friendly working models for full-time and part-time staff on permanent or fixed-term contracts. We attach great importance to ongoing education. We offer training courses for external stakeholders and also train apprentices (I & D Specialists). Every two years, the ZB also offers two fixed-term positions for scientific librarians linked to completing the MAS/DAS/CAS in Library and Information Science.

For questions about employment at the Zentralbibliothek Zürich, please contact

Current vacancies

Details of current vacancies can be found here.

We also welcome speculative applications.