Young Adult Information Services Librarian

Jefferson County Public Library, Evergreen Library

Evergreen, Colorado

Application Deadline

Apply By Mar 6th, 2008


$3,183.00 to $3,417.00 per Month   Calculate


Evergreen, CO





Minimum Education

Master's Degree

Library Experience

Not Specified

Supervisory Experience

Not Specified

Type of Library


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

Job Description

In general, this position will: • Provide reference, referral, research and reader's advisory assistance to patrons in person and on the telephone. • Review, evaluate and recommend materials for purchase and withdrawal from the collection with special emphasis on the management of young adult materials. • Initiate and develop ongoing programming for all age groups with a primary emphasis on young adult programming. • Conduct tours, plan public events and displays. • Work with community agencies that focus on young adults to present programs and other services outside of the library. • Participate in staff meetings, committee and other meetings and task forces, including serving as a member of the Young Adult Round Table. • Supervise daily room operations and be responsible for the general appearance and safety of the young adult area. This position reports to the Head of Information Services.

Additional Info & Requirements

Must be flexible to work evenings, weekends, and minor holidays. The successful candidate will have familiarity with Web 2.0 and social networking concepts and uses in library settings.

The Community

Home to a Jefferson County community of 58,000 artists, nationally known writers, entrepreneurs, and people who love the outdoors, Evergreen enjoys a library beautifully designed for its setting in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Several Jefferson County open space areas and mountain parks are in or near Evergreen with opportunities for hiking, horseback riding, and picnicking. The attractions of Denver are just a half hour away.

HR Info

A current resume and complete Jefferson County application must be completed along with a list of 3 professional references. Applications are available by fax at (303) 271-8411 or online at Return to Jefferson County Human Resources, 3500 Illinois St, Suite 2500, Golden CO 80401; 303-271-8400.

Posted Feb 12, 2008