Outreach Librarian I

Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library

main branch

Application Deadline

Apply By Jun 7th, 2021

Wages

$25.15 to $33.85 per Hour   Calculate

Location

Broomfield, CO

Hours

40.00

MLS

Preferred

Minimum Education

Bachelor's Degree

Library Experience

Preferred

Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library

Public

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Job Description

Job Description

The Broomfield Library and Cultural Affairs department has an opening for a full-time Outreach Librarian. We are seeking a high performing, innovative and team-focused individual who has a passion for working with community serving organizations, schools, and other partners to engage new audiences for library services. Excellent benefits; click the benefits header for details. 

Why Broomfield Library?

We are a community connector. We are a busy Family Place Library that is a community destination for families to play and learn together. We have a strong sense of pride and identity and work extensively to bring the highest quality programs and services to those we serve. Guided by vision to inspire, empower and connect all who engage with us, we seek innovative solutions to community concerns and aspirations. 

Are you a good fit?

Capacity to exercise considerable initiative and sound judgment, and to handle and maintain confidential information

Knowledge of early literacy and early childhood development

Enthusiastic about providing excellent customer service in alignment with organizational expectations

Involved in the larger professional library community and aware of outreach and programming trends

Excited to join the children’s library staff and work across library teams to fulfill library wide outreach goals

Enjoys varied work tasks; flexible and adaptable

Skilled in evaluating programs and responding to patron interests

Experience with library programming for children and families 

Creative and organized; efficient at planning events

Fluent in English and Spanish

Community-driven and able to connect with community members and organizations

Additional Info & Requirements

Bilingual in Spanish and English required.

The Community

Broomfield, Colorado is a rapidly growing community located between Denver and Boulder.  Currently home to 62,000 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/3073243/outreach-librarian?page=2&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

HR Info

City and County of Broomfield HR department 303.438.6320

Posted May 10, 2021