Will work 36 hours per week at the North Branch Library in Silverthorne. Must be able to work some nights and weekends. This position will focus on overseeing, planning and presenting programs for the various preschool, school age and teen programs at the branch. Duties will include back-up at the circulation desk, collection maintenance, book repair, meeting room scheduling, answering patron reference and computer questions (internet, online databases), answering phones, shelving books, and other library duties
Summit County is located among the high peaks of the Colorado Rockies, immediately west of the Continental Divide. Our elevation ranges from a low of 7,947 feet above sea level at Green Mountain Reservoir to a 14,270 feet at Gray’s Peak.
Our dry, high-alpine climate yields long, snowy winters that have attracted world-class ski resorts. We have pleasantly warm summers that are ideal for hiking, biking, fishing, backpacking, kayaking and other forms of recreation.
Summit County is centrally located in Colorado, only an hour’s drive from the Denver metropolitan area via Interstate 70, the state’s main east-west transportation corridor.
Applicant must have excellent written and oral communication skills. Exceptional computer skills are required, including proficiency with Email, MS Office, Internet and comfortable learning library software. Previous experience working with children imperative. Customer service and effectively interacting with public is a must. A minimum of high school education, but college degree preferred. Must be dependable and flexible, detail oriented and meticulous, a self-starter and able to work independently as well as part of a team. Should be creative and ready help plan, organize and present programs. Bilingual a plus. This is a high energy and physically demanding job that requires moving up and down stairs in a multi-level building, bending, lifting 10 – 20 pounds, moving chairs, tables and boxes of books, balancing, squatting, standing over 50% of the time, stretching and fine motor skills.
Please submit application, resume and cover letter indicating why you would like to work for the library online at www.SummitCountyCO.gov or mail to Joyce Dierauer, Director, Summit County Library, PO Box 770, Frisco, CO 80443 or drop off at the Main Library, County Commons, 0037 Peak One Drive, Frisco or the South Branch Library, 103 South Harris Street, Breckenridge. Open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer