Job DescriptionProvides reference assistance to patrons, using online and manual searches, electronic databases, community resources and online referrals to partner library systems. Assists and instructs patrons in using equipment necessary to access library resources. Uses high-level customer service skills to create a positive, inviting atmosphere for all patrons.
Additional Info & RequirementsThe schedule for this position will be 7.5 hours every Saturday, 5.5 hours every Sunday and two weekday evenings per week.
The CommunityStandley Lake Library serves northern Jefferson County from a spacious site in a middle-income residential Arvada neighborhood. Standley Lake is a favorite library for families and retired people. The City of Arvada offers its residents many open spaces and parks with clear views of the nearby Rocky Mountains. The city’s Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities includes a year-round theater, extensive art gallery, and classes for all ages. The library serves a community of 100,000 with a staff of 22 who provide reference services for children and adults, access to Jefferson County’s extensive Online Library, about 130,000 items on library shelves, and numerous free programs for all ages, including story times for children. The library has two study rooms for small groups and students and a large meeting room available to the community.
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 http://jefferson.lib.co.us/jobs/. Return to Jefferson County Human Resources, 3500 Illinois St, Suite 2500, Golden CO 80401; 303-271-8400.