Library Associate II - Circulation

City of Westminster / College Hill Library

Job deadline Apply by November 20th, 2017   Job salary $41,121.00 to $52,638.00 per year   Job type of library Public   This job is located in Colorado Colorado

Job Description

POSITION PURPOSE

The Library Associate II/Circulation position is paraprofessional library work supervising Library Shelvers, assisting in the operation of circulation, and providing exceptional customer service at the library's circulation desk. This individual would work with other supervisors to contribute to the overall goals of the library, steer the outcomes of the shelving group, and seek to find new and creative solutions to workflow management. As a supervisor, the Library Associate would develop an environment that inspires progressive thinking, and the ability for all staff to work well under minimal supervision.  Position requires working some evenings and weekends, and some holidays. Requires willingness to travel to work at all City library facilities. This position will work Monday through Friday, including one evening shift plus one weekend day once a month.
 

The full salary range for this position is stated above. The starting range of pay is dependent on qualifications and experience of each individual candidate. The City of Westminster offers a bonus of up to $1,500 per year depending on the employee's fluency in Spanish, Hmong, and/or Laotian.

Description of Community

Westminster (Population: 108,710) is a city located in both Adams County and Jefferson County, Colorado, and is a suburb of the City of Denver. In July, 2006, it was ranked as the #24 best place to live in the USA (CNN Money). Great schools, low crime, good jobs in a high-tech economy and a fantastic outdoor life make Westminster No. 25. Situated 5,000 feet above sea level in the Rocky Mountains, the city offers restaurants, night life and culture, plus natural attractions like nearby Standley Lake, which provides the City with both water and recreation. The interconnected trail system winding through the City's open space is a special point of pride. Westminster features more than 63 miles of off-road trails, making it a leader in offering easy access to some of the richest recreational opportunities in the Denver metro area.

Required Education

  • High School or Equivalent

Preferred Education

  • Bachelor's Degree

Other Education Credentials

Education, Experience, Skills, Formal Training, Licenses, and Certifications
Required:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Graduation from high school or GED
  • Cash handling experience
  • Strong experience and commitment to excellent customer service: helpful, friendly, energetic, and adaptable
  • Interpersonal and judgment skills necessary to work effectively with Library users, staff and patrons
  • Above-average computer skills and experience
  • Maintain a valid driver's license and safe driving record throughout employment
  • Minimum of two (2) years of customer service, preferably in a library setting

Preferred:

  • Graduation from a four-year college or university
  • Three (3) years of advanced paraprofessional library experience
  • Supervisory experience

Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and skills, may be considered.

Experience (years)

Required Preferred
Supervisor - 3
Professional - 3
Library - 3

Language Skills

  • Spanish is Not Required

Application Requirements

A City online application is required for all positions and is due by 8:30 a.m. on the closing date. Applications are available online at www.cityofwestminster.us/jobs

HR Contact Information

Human Resources

303-658-2150

jobs@cityofwestminster.us

Additional info

Requisition Number: 17-00164

Salary Range:              $41,121 - $52,638 annually

Closing Date:               Monday, November 20, 2017, 8:30 a.m.

Links

Citiy of Westminster's Job Website: http://www.cityofwestminster.us/jobs

City of Westminster's Main webpage: http://www.cityofwestminster.us

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science

Not specified

Salary

LRS.org Wage Calculator $41,121.00 to $52,638.00 per year

Hours per week

40.00

Evenings

Some

Weekends

Some

Benefits

Retirement
Medical
Dental
Paid Sick
Vacation/Holiday Leave

Date Posted

November 9th, 2017

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