Teen Services Outreach Librarian

Pikes Peak Library District

East Library

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled


$17.79 to $21.68 per Hour   Calculate


Colorado Springs, CO





Minimum Education

Master's Degree

Library Experience


Supervisory Experience

Not Specified

Type of Library


This job is more than 3 weeks old or the application deadline has passed.

Job Description

This position operates in a diverse environment to help fulfill the library’s mission by providing reference service to the public using comprehensive knowledge of Library Science, PPLD collections, electronic databases, current technologies, and community resources. Approximately 70% of the position’s time is spent assisting PPLD’s Teen Services Coordinator in directing the Teen program and related activities, and by providing outreach to area middle and high school students and staff.

Additional Info & Requirements

Prefer experience working with teenagers; prefer an accurate, minimum typing speed of 45 words per minute; prefer proficiency using MS Office Suite; SIRSI experience is a plus!

The Community

Pikes Peak Library District, a leading and innovative multi-branch system, serves a population of 500,000. PPLD is headquartered in Colorado Springs in the heart of the southern Rocky Mountain Front Range. Residents enjoy a temperate climate with 300 days of sunshine per year and easy access to hiking, skiing, mountain biking, and the overall beauty of the American West.

HR Info

1. Complete a PPLD online application located at ppld.org on the JOBS/VOLUNTEERS tab 2. Submit two 250 – 300 word essays as instructed under “MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS” on page 3 3. Attachments should be submitted in the following file types: .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .pdf, .htm

Posted Dec 8, 2010