Employment Application

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An attached resume will not be considered as having provided the requested information. Incomplete application(s) will not be considered. Applications will generally be accepted for advertised positions only. Proof of citizenship or immigration status will be required upon employment.

* Required Field




Present Address

Permanent Address


High School:


Graduate School:

Employment History

Beginning with your most recent employer, please list your last three (3) employers.

Employer 1

Employer 2

Employer 3


Give the name and address of three (3) references, including teachers, past supervisors, and guidance counselors who know your experience, scholarship or ability. ( No friends or relatives, please.) Under “relationship,” specify in what capacity this person knows you.

Reference 1

Reference 2

Reference 3

Applicant's Statement

I understand that consideration for employment in the position for which I am applying is contingent upon the results of a reference and background check. I therefore authorize the Lorain Public Library System to investigate all statements made on my application for employment, and to discuss the results of its investigations with those responsible for hiring. I further authorize the Lorain Public Library System to contact my former employer(s) and any listed references or other persons who can verify information, and I give my consent for former employer(s) and other contacted persons to respond to questions pertaining to information on this application. Further, I release from liability such former employer(s) or other persons contacted by and providing information to the Lorain Public Library System.

If separated from employment from the Lorain Public Library System for any reason, I authorize it to furnish any information to persons seeking my employment references and release from liability it and/or any persons giving or receiving such information.

I understand that this application is not, and is not intended to be a contract of employment. I understand, also that I am required to abide by all rules and regulations of the Lorain Public Library System. I have read, understand and agree to the above.

Applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, union status, disability or any other legally protected status. Only United States citizens and aliens authorized to work in the United States are eligible for hire. The Lorain Public Library System is a drug-free, smoke-free workplace.

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