POSITION AVAILABLE: Teen & Collaboration Librarian

The Auburn Public Library (Auburn, ME) is accepting applications for a Teen & Collaboration Librarian.  Applicants must submit a resume and cover letter to personnel@auburnpubliclibrary.org or mail to 49 Spring Street Auburn, ME 04210

Summary: The Auburn Public Library is seeking an energetic, team-oriented Teen & Collaboration Librarian with a strong commitment to public service.

Qualifications:

  • Preference will go to candidates who possess a high level of experience with teens, computer literacy, reference and information discovery skills, time management, and multitasking ability.

Job Responsibilities:

  • This position develops, plans, implements, and promotes programs (including events, displays, on-line content, and other aspects) for a diverse audience of young adults, ages 12-18 and oversees the Teen Space.
  • Engagement and outreach activities to youth-serving organizations, and assisting in the development of high-quality readers’ advisory services, both at the Library and in the community.
  •  In cooperation with the Adults Services Manager, this individual is also responsible for building collaborative relationships and engaging adults and teens alike with a positive and enthusiastic approach.  The successful candidate possesses excellent communication and interpersonal skills for interacting with patrons, employees and outside contacts and is consistently pleasant, positive, and responsive to a diverse public and staff.
  • Engagement and outreach activities to youth-serving organizations, and assisting in the development of high-quality readers’ advisory services, both at the Library and in the community.

Status: 

  • Full Time (40 hours/week)
  • Weekends and evenings included

Benefits:

  • Health insurance/Dental insurance (Employer-paid in part)
  • Vacation/sick/personal time
  • Retirement

Salary:

  • Commensurate with experience

The full job description is available here.