Library Assistant/Marketing & Outreach

Dolores Public Library District

Main library

Application Deadline

Apply By Sep 6th, 2019


$12.00 to $14.00 per Hour   Calculate


Dolores, CO




Not Specified

Minimum Education

High School (or equivalent)

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

Under the supervision of the Library Director, the Library Assistant primarily provides circulation services & technical support, and assists patrons in the use of the online catalog & other resources. The Marketing & Outreach Library Assistant is also responsible for maintaining the library’s website, updating its Facebook page, publishing press releases, compiling web usage statistics, and creating the monthly newsletter, flyers and other publicity. The Outreach Assistant also assists with programming and other projects.

Applicants must have excellent communication & customer service skills and experience working with the public. Must be able to provide support for a diverse group of patrons with a wide range of needs. Strong computer skills and general clerical experience are required. Must be reliable, have patience and be a team player. Must have the ability to meet deadlines and produce informative, attractive and creative advertisement of library programming.

Proficient with WordPress, MailChimp, and Microsoft Publisher. Ability to troubleshoot mobile devices, such as smart phones, tablets, laptops & Kindles.  Knowledge of Library Management system to perform clerical duties and routine library assignments related to circulating and organization of library materials such as books, journals, publications, and audio-visual materials.

20 to 30 hours/week dependent upon qualifications & experience (some evenings & weekends required)

To apply please provide cover letter, resume, and references by September 6, 2019 @ 5 pm.

Full job description available online at

Additional Info & Requirements

Start date approximately mid September 2019.

HR Info

Please direct all questions to Library Director.

To apply please provide cover letter, resume, and references by September 6, 2019 @ 5 pm.

Send to Diana Donohue, Library Director at

Incomplete submissions will not be considered or acknowledged.

Full job description available online at

Posted Aug 5, 2019