Children's and Teen Library Technician- part-time

Longmont Public Library

Longmont Public Library

Application Deadline

Apply By Oct 1st, 2019

Wages

$20.55 to $24.43 per Hour   Calculate

Location

Longmont, CO

Hours

10.00

MLS

Not Required

Minimum Education

Associate's Degree

Library Experience

Preferred

Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library

Public

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Job Description

Join a fun and dynamic youth services team at Longmont Public Library as a part-time Library Technician!  You will provide reference and customer service assistance to customers in the Children’s and Teens department, and provide assistance with programs for both children and teenagers. You will be a youth services desk substitute and also have several regular desk shifts throughout the week. Additional hours will be offered to help with special programs and events designed for birth-17 year olds and some outreach.  You will also help create attractive and diverse book displays and foster a safe space for children and their grown-ups. Experience working and serving diverse populations and the Spanish speaking population is strongly desired as is working with youth in a public library setting.

Additional Info & Requirements

Bilingual English-Spanish skills preferred, at least 1 year of work in a public library setting or related early childhood field preferred.  Must be available to work nights and weekends.

The Community

Longmont is a vibrant, growing community at the forefront of innovation and transformation in Boulder County. The city has a population of over 90,000 residents and the highest percentage of Latinx residents in Boulder County, at roughly 25% of Longmont’s general population. Our residents speak many languages, with Spanish the most common non-English language spoken. We have over 1,500 acres of parks and open space and value sustainability, creativity, and inclusivity. Everyone belongs in Longmont, and our robust, centrally-located Library believes everyone belongs here. The Library and its staff work to meet the ever-evolving needs and desires of our community and strive to be proactive and adaptable to the diverse demands of our citizenry.      

Links

External Job Ad
https://mss.longmontcolorado.gov/MSS/employmentopportunities/default.aspx

HR Info

Must apply online through the City of Longmont. https://www.longmontcolorado.gov/departments/departments-e-m/human-resource-services 

Posted Sep 18, 2019