Desk Clerk I

Lake County Public Library


Application Deadline

Apply By Oct 16th, 2020


$12.00 to $13.50 per Hour   Calculate


Leadville, CO




Not Required

Minimum Education

High School (or Equivalent)

Library Experience

Not Required

Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library



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

Job Description

Lake County Public Library seeking an enthusiastic and outgoing Desk Clerk to join our crew! We are excited to add a new member to our dynamic library!

Job Description:

The Desk Clerk position is part time and includes evening and weekend hours. The Desk Clerk works in the circulation department and assists patrons in several ways including, but not limited to, carrying out circulation duties, finding library materials, answering general inquires, and helping with public computer usage. The Desk Clerk also shelves books and processes new books for circulation. Others duties as assigned.

Language Skills:

Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred. $13/hr for bilingual candidates; $12/hr for non-bilingual candidates.

Required Experience/Knowledge

A successful candidate must:

·        Have the ability to provide excellent services to patrons;

·        Have the ability to promote the Library’s mission and values;

·        Be flexible and actively support change in order to meet the library’s strategic goals and objectives;

·        Have excellent verbal and written communication skills;

·        Be able to establish and maintain effective relationships with patrons, co-workers, and staff at all levels;

·        Have the ability to effectively use computer applications, including Microsoft Office, Internet browsers (Chrome, Firefox, etc.), along with standard office equipment;

·        Have the ability to guide and assist patrons in using computer applications.

**This is a part-time position, paid hourly, with no benefits except social security, no earned vacation or sick leave.

Application deadline: Friday October 16th

Send resume and three professional references to:

Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, nation origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request.

The Community

Tucked in the heart of the Rockies, Leadville is the highest incorporated town (10,152 feet!) in the continental United States. Its natural beauty offers access to outdoor recreation all year around - from backcounty skiing and groomed Nordic skiing trails to miles of hiking trails and lake or river fishing.


HR Info

Application deadline: Friday October 16th

Send resume and three professional references to:

Posted Sep 25, 2020