Job is Expired Public Services Librarian

Denver Botanic Gardens / Denver, Co

Job deadline Open Until Filled   Job salary $14.77 to $16.00 per hour   Job type of library Other   This job is located in Colorado Colorado

Job Description

Lead for all public facing duties including circulation, reference, and outreach programs. Provides circulation services such as check-in and check-out of materials, managing patron records. Provides reference in gardening, horticulture, and history of the Gardens. Participates in and creates new outreach activities to promote the library. Responsible for opening and closing of the library, training and supervising volunteers, and maintaining library services for staff and patrons.

 Schedule for this position is Saturday - Tuesday, approximately 7 hours each day.

Other Required/Preferred Skills & Experience

Master of Library Science from an ALA-accredited institution, or equivalent; or minimum four years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Experience with library system software, and basic computer programs.  Excellent public services skills and communication skills, written and verbal.  Must be able to prioritize, multi-task, and work independently. Experience working in a science library preferred. Knowledge of horticultural, botanical, and gardening topics desirable. 


Application Requirements

Send resume and/or application to Human Resources, Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York St., Denver, CO 80206, or email your resume to We are a nonprofit, EOE.


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Additional info

Benefits: Major benefits include choice of medical plans, dental, vision and life insurance, medical and daycare Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and Healthcare Spending Account (HSA) ; a generous retirement plan plus paid holidays, vacation, personal and sick time and access to personal lines of insurance.   Additional benefits include short-term and long-term disability coverage, an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), an ECO pass and a complimentary Denver Botanic Gardens membership, access to Gardens education classes and summer concert tickets.

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science


Salary Wage Calculator $14.77 to $16.00 per hour

Hours per week



Not specified




Paid Sick
Vacation/Holiday Leave

Date Posted

October 5th, 2017

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