PROGRAMMER, Children’s Services Innisfil , ON


Job Opportunity for a PROGRAMMER, Children’s Services

PART-TIME - 25 hours per week – 6 month contract

Innisfil ideaLAB & Library, Innisfil Ontario

Our Environment

Innisfil ideaLAB & Library is a dynamic, innovative, community hub providing opportunities for learning, discovery, gathering, and fun for all. Our vision of revolutionizing Library service, transforming our community, and shaping our future can only be achieved through collaborative decision making and meaningful engagement with residents – it’s all about the community.

Our Team

Our warm and friendly staff enthusiastically provide unique and meaningful interactions with our customers, helping them to discover the spark to fuel unlimited ideas and opportunities. We embrace the unexpected, follow our passions with unlimited enthusiasm (and a little quirkiness), inspire each other to do better, and thrive in a constantly changing environment.

Desirable Training and Experience:

  • Experience in children’s programming;
  • Library Technician Diploma, Early Childhood Education Diploma or equivalent;
  • Ability to plan and run high-quality children’s programming for the four branches of the Innisfil ideaLAB & Library;
  • Significant knowledge of children’s literature, trends, and a practical understanding of child development;
  • Thorough, practical, knowledge of current technologies and devices, with preference given to applicants with prior experience with basic coding, 3D printing technologies, Vinyl Cutters, Laser Cutters, Adobe Creative Suite or similar design software, Green Screen technologies and video and sound recording and editing;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to work independently and lead or support a team;
  • Excellent pro-active/roving customer service skills;
  • Must be available to work flexible hours, including evenings, Saturdays and Sundays, at all branches of the library system;
  • Valid driver’s licence and reliable transportation;
  • Police records check with Vulnerable Sector screen.

Please mail or email resumes by 5:00 pm on Saturday, March 2, 2019 to:

J. Asselstine, Deputy Chief Librarian

Innisfil ideaLAB & Library
967 Innisfil Beach Road,
Innisfil, Ontario, L9S 1V3


Subject line to read: Part-Time Programmer – Children’s Services

The Innisfil ideaLAB & Library encourages employment opportunities to be available to all persons on the basis of applicable skills and qualifications.

Accommodations for disabilities will be provided, on request, to support candidate participation in all aspects of the recruitment process.

To request accommodation, please contact the Chief Librarian.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates invited for an interview will be acknowledged. Personal information contained in your resume is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used strictly for employment assessment purposes.

Closes: 2 March, 2019

Innisfil ideaLAB & Library
Innisfil , ON