Jobs and Volunteering

YouthWorks

  • City of Berkeley employment agency for 14 to 25 year old Berkeley residents
  • Apply for jobs in March and October only
  • You must pick up your own application at YouthWorks @2180 Milvia, 1st Floor.
  • Contact YouthWorks at 510.981.4970

Library Jobs for Young Adults

Youth Worker 

  • Applications for these job are handled by YouthWorks ONLY during the months of March and October.
  • No experience necessary
  • Must be 14-25
  • If you are under 18, you will need a work permit.
  • You may work no more than 15 hours/week.
  • Benefits are not offered for this classification.
  • For more info, call 510 981-4970.

Student Worker, aka Youth Enrollee Intern 

  • Applications for these job are handled by YouthWorks ONLY during the month of October.
  • No experience necessary
  • Must be 16-18.These positions are meant for high school students. 
  • If you are under 18, you will need a work permit.
  • You may work no more than 8 hours/week, after school, usually not on weekends, for one school year.
  • Benefits are not offered for this classification.
  • For more info, call 510 981-6135.

Library page

  • No experience necessary
  • If you are under 18, you will need a work permit.
  • Library pages work no more than 14 hours/week and for no longer than 2 years.
  • Benefits are not offered for this classification.
  • For more info, call 510 981-6105.

Library aide

  • Must be a high school graduate and at least 18 years old
  • These are part-time jobs.
  • For more info, call 510 981-6800, or access the City of Berkeley's list of job openings.

Volunteer

Opportunities for Teenagers & Young Adults


Volunteering at the Library

Complete the application, or pick one up and return it to any library location. Please note: If you are under 18, a parent must sign the form.  Volunteer opportunities are not always available.

Have questions?  Call our volunteer coordinator at 510-981-6146, or email us.