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Current Openings:  City of Avondale and Library postings for current job openings.
Employment Resources:  Information, advice, and links to employers and job search resources as well resources for resumes, cover letters, and other work-related correspondence.

Library Volunteering 
The Avondale Public Library has volunteer opportunities for ages teen on up. Library volunteers assist with daily tasks such as reshelving, mending books, staff support, and, when appropriate, may also help with library programming and special events. 

To apply for our current Volunteer Recruitment, please click here:

For more information on library volunteering, please call (623) 333-BOOK. 

Teen Volunteer Days

The Avondale Civic Center Library is now offering weekly volunteer opportunities for teens ages 13-18. Teens will have the opportunity to work on a project or event which will help make the library a better place. Volunteer opportunities will run on the every Wednesday (except holidays) from 3:00pm-5:00pm, with exceptions for special events. Volunteers are not required to work the entire event. Volunteers must fill out a waiver (see below). If you have any questions or would like more information, contact the library at or 623-333-2602. 

Examples of what you might be working on: 

  • Book cleaning
  • Toy cleaning
  • Preparing crafts from programs 
  • Tidying library 
  • Organizing bookshelves 
  • Special events

Participants and parents MUST fill out a waiver. Waiver may be filled out upon arrival (parent must be present) or they may be filled out in advance. If filled out in advance, a parent must drop off the form and the participant MUST come the day of with a photo ID or their Avondale library card. Participants will be turned down if they do not follow these guidelines. Forms may be retrieved in the library or on the library website. 

City of Avondale Volunteer Opportunities 
For volunteer opportunities with the City of Avondale please visit our Human Resources webpage and view the current job openings. Individual city departments may work with other community partners to arrange separate volunteer opportunities. 

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