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The City Clerk's Office accepts employment applications year round from those interested in part time or seasonal employment. The City of Southgate advertises in the News Herald, Detroit News and Michigan Chronicle for entry-level union positions every other year.

Part Time/Seasonal Employment Application


The Southgate Veterans Memorial Library has an opening for a Library Clerk.  The position will consist of up to twenty-eight (28) hours each week, with evening and Saturday availability required.  No prior experience or knowledge of library practices is required, though public service experience is preferred.  A high school diploma or equivalent is required.  Compensation will be $9.45/hour.  Applications can be picked up at the Clerk’s Office in City Hall, and returned there, or to the library.   

The library clerk is, under supervision of the Library Director, responsible for assisting the public with library services, including circulation, registration, library policies and procedures, use of library equipment, and technical support.  They perform other tasks as required to support library operations.

Applications are available at the link above or at City Clerk's Office.  

For More Information

Please contact the Clerk's Office for all employment questions: