Jobs at the Library

The Garfield County Public Library District is a great place to work. Whether you are paid or volunteering, we have something for everyone.

Current Openings:

Marketing/Outreach Coordinator

The Garfield County Public Library District is seeking a skilled and self-motivated individual to serve as the Marketing/Outreach Coordinator. This person will be assisting the Public Relations Manager with all promotion of the Library District and will be based out of the District Support Services office in Rifle. Duties include entering website content and events on the website calendar, keeping social media sites current and fresh, writing PSAs and press releases, assisting with community outreach events, and assisting with merchandising and displays.

Bachelor's degree, one year of library experience, marketing experience, and/or Spanish language skills preferred. This is a part time (30 hours per week), non-exempt position. Hiring range is $17.00 to $21.00 per hour (DOE) plus some benefits. View the full job description and download the job application. Please submit a cover letter, completed application, and resume by fax to 970-625-4472 or email bsirotek@gcpld.org.

This position is open until filled.

 

 

Library Assistant I

The Garfield County Public Library District is looking for a part-time (24 hours per week) Library Assistant for the Silt Branch Library.

Individuals need to be organized, personable, and willing to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends. Library experience preferred, but not required. Starting wage is $12.50 per hour. Some benefits. View the full job description.

Download an employment application, or pick one up at any of our six branch libraries. Fax your completed application to 970-625-4472 or email bsirotek@gcpld.org.

Applications must be received by Friday, July 1 at 5 p.m.

 

 

Branch Manager

The Garfield County Public Library District is seeking a Branch Manager for our Rifle library.

Outstanding candidates will be prepared to:

  • manage the day-to-day operations of a fast-paced, growing library
  • provide programming and library services to a rural community of about 10,000 people
  • engage the community as a member and leader in dynamic partnerships
  • empower staff, make decisions with data, and achieve consensus

View the full job description. An American Library Association accredited Masters in Library Science (or equivalent) is required. Minimum 3 years of library experience and 2 years supervisory experience is required. Hiring range is $52,000-$66,560 (DOQ) plus benefits. Please send a letter of interest and resume to bsirotek@gcpld.org.

This position is open until filled. 

 

 

Executive Director

The Garfield County Public Library District is seeking a highly motivated and qualified individual for the position of Executive Director. The successful candidate will be a skilled communicator and will provide visionary leadership while working with a diverse group of staff and community members.

Garfield County Libraries infographicOutstanding candidates will be prepared to:

  • engage the community as a member and leader in dynamic partnerships
  • be a resilient and critical thinker capable of multi-tasking with diverse audiences
  • manage, direct, and lead multiple groups, as well as layers of organizational structure with accountability
  • be involved in changing library trends while respecting library traditions
  • value and enjoy the circulation desk experience
  • balance the budget with changing resources and priorities
  • enjoy the great outdoors of Western Colorado

View the full job description.

If interested, please take time to familiarize yourself with our district by reviewing information provided on our website. Submit a letter describing how your experience has directly prepared you for this position and send, with a resume, to executivedirectorcandidate@gcpld.org.

This position is open until filled.

 

 

 

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