Job is Expired Librarian I - Teen Services

City of Westminster / College Hill Library

Job deadline Apply by May 21st, 2018   Job salary $26.80 to $33.50 per hour   Job type of library Public   This job is located in Colorado Colorado

Job Description

The City of Westminster is seeking a collaborative librarian with forward vision, who loves working with teenagers! The Librarian I - Teen Services position is responsible for creating and delivering engaging programs for patrons, primarily ages 12-18, providing Reference and Readers' Advisory services for all ages, and facilitating outreach throughout the Denver Metro Region. The Teen Librarian regularly works the Reference/Information Desk, providing outstanding customer service, answering an array of technology and reference questions, and creating engaging displays to highlight the Library's collection. This role works within the City's Library Services Division, and reports to the Library Adult Services Coordinator. The majority of time is spent at the College Hill Library, with occasional collaborative programs and desk shifts at the Irving Street Library.

The full salary range for this position is stated above. Starting wages are negotiable and dependent on the 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.

This is a part-time, benefited, position that will require some evenings and weekend shifts.

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.

 

CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS

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

  • Graduation from an accredited, four-year college
  • Master's Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited program or equivalent by December 31, 2018
  • Previous experience providing services and/or programs for teen and/or adult customers

Preferred:

  • Previous library experience in a professional level position in public services
  • Spanish language skills

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

 

HOW TO APPLY

A City of Westminster online employment application is required for this position and is due by the closing date. Apply online at www.cityofwestminster.us/jobs by 8:30 a.m., on the closing date.

Required Education

  • Master's Degree

Other Education Credentials

  • Master's Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited program or equivalent by December 31, 2018

Experience (years)

Required Preferred
Supervisor - 1
Professional - 1
Library - 1

Language Skills

  • Spanish is Preferred

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:        18-00095

Salary Range:                     $26.80-0$33.50 per hour

Closing Date:                       Monday, May 21, 2018, 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 $26.80 to $33.50 per hour

Hours per week

20.00

Evenings

Some

Weekends

Some

Benefits

Retirement
Medical
Dental
Paid Sick
Vacation/Holiday Leave

Date Posted

May 9th, 2018

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