Bilingual Patron Service Associate (Children's Library)

Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library

main branch

Application Deadline

Apply By Apr 28th, 2021

Wages

$19.80 to $27.05 per Hour   Calculate

Location

Broomfield, CO

Hours

19.00

MLS

Not Required

Minimum Education

Bachelor's Degree

Library Experience

Not Required

Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library

Public

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

Job Description


 

DESCRIPTION:

The Broomfield Library is looking for a native Spanish speaker to join us in growing our services to the Broomfield Community. This part-time position is generally scheduled 10-12 hours/week and will work on-site at library events at Centennial Elementary School, Garden Center Apartments, and other community sites. The ideal candidate has a passion for reaching Spanish speaking Broomfield residents This position is not eligible for benefits. Schedule will vary and include days, evenings and weekends.  

The Broomfield Library has a central focus on early literacy, but serves all children from birth - 12 years and their parents, caregivers and educators. We are a busy Family Place Library that is a community destination for families to play and learn together. Identifying and reaching out to new and underserved communities enables the library to engage and build trust with new families.

This position will spend the majority of their time at scheduled outreach engagements in the Broomfield community, outreach events in collaboration with community partners, and building a relationship with underserved community members who do not currently use the Broomfield Library. The position requires bilingual English and Spanish speaking, writing and reading fluency to form relationships and identify the needs of the Spanish speaking community living in Broomfield.

A rewarding position you will love:

  • Make a positive impact on the lives of children and families.
  • Promote a positive public image to patrons and teammates through friendly and responsive interactions.
  • Become a member of a closely knit and innovative team.
  • Work in an environment that is driven by a philosophy of saying “yes” to new ideas.
 

Additional Info & Requirements

Bilingual English and Spanish required: Speaking, Writing and Reading

Knowledge of Broomfield community preferred

The Community

Broomfield, Colorado is a rapidly growing community located between Denver and Boulder.  Currently home to 75,000 people, it is becoming a hub for technology and healthcare.  Broomfield is located within an hour’s drive of the mountains and has a relatively mild climate. Miles of trails and open space and varied cultural opportunities enhance the quality of life.  The library is an active participant in the community and enjoys excellent support from residents and the city and county. 

Links

External Job Ad
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/broomfield/jobs/3048642/bilingual-patron-services-associate-childrens-library?keywords=bilingual&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

HR Info

City and County of Broomfield HR department 303.438.6320

Posted Apr 16, 2021