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2 Full Time Librarians at the Denver Public Library

The Smiley Branch Library is a location that is small in size but big in community engagement and customer service. This historic library branch was recently renovated to better serve the growing Northwest Denver community’s needs, yet Smiley maintains its unique charm. 

The Ross-Barnum Branch Library is an urban, multicultural, intergenerational branch of the Denver Public Library.  Our team is bilingual, supportive, friendly, collaborative with a sense of humor. You’ll gain leadership skills in addressing a wide array of customers and their varied needs from technology, safety situations, reference, collection maintenance and more. This 1950s branch will undergo a future remodel in order to better serve the surrounding community. Bilingual language skills, team building, open-mindedness and flexibility are keys to success with our team!

Position: 2 Full Time Librarians at the Denver Public Library
Organization: Denver Public Library
Location: Denver,  CO 
United States
Salary: $48,633 - $56,536 per year, depending on qualifications
Posting Start Date: 11/16/2021
Date Posted: 11/16/2021

Our ideal candidate has:

  • Knowledge of publishing trends.

  • Skill in using and assisting customers with technology. 

  • Skill in providing reference and advisory services to all ages. 

  • Ability to support in-library programs for customers of all ages. 

  • Ability to thrive in an environment with constant public contact with people from all backgrounds and age groups.

  • Ability to demonstrate positive attitude, excellent interpersonal skills, cultural sensitivity and a sense of humor in working with customers, coworkers and the community. 

  • Ability to creatively solve problems, negotiate and handle stressful situations in a positive manner. 

  • Ability to prioritize multiple activities and handle interruptions. 

  • Ability to use technology including email, internet, databases, eMedia, social media and other software. 

  • Ability to pass a background check after the offer to hire has been made.

  • Experience in providing friendly customer service.

  • Second language fluency (Spanish OR Vietnamese)(preferred, not required).


We know your time is valuable. Applicants who meet the following minimum requirements will be considered:

  • A Master's in Library Science from an ALA accredited institution.

Status: This listing expires on: 2/14/2022
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Denver Public Library

Denver,  CO 80204
United States
Katrina Bishop