Bayfield Carnegie Library Director

Posted: 02/16/2021

JOB SUMMARY:              
The Director is responsible for the daily operation and implementation of programs of the Library.  This includes assisting the Library Board in the development of policies and procedures; personnel management including assistants, substitutes and volunteers; budget preparation and monitoring; purchase, access, storage and control of materials; design, evaluation and assessment of library services and resources; preparation of all reports; communication between governmental agencies; overseeing the maintenance and safety of the building and grounds; and promotion of library and community resources.  Ability to use and facilitate video and audio conferences and webinars is strongly preferred. This is a full-time position.
SALARY:  $49,046/year ($23.58/hour) plus benefits.
(10% reduction during first year introductory/training period)
HOURS/POSITION: Variable hours, 40 per week, including evening and weekends, as scheduled.  Library Board prefers full-time applicants.
•  High school graduation
•  Two years college education
•  Wisconsin Public Librarian certification or eligible - Grade III
•  Five years previous public library administrative experience preferred
•  Demonstrated commitment to community service
•  Personal interview (likely virtual)
•  Meet with Library Board members (informal, virtual)
Packet of Application:

  1. Letter of interest -- please briefly address your approach to assessing and addressing the needs of a
small rural library that encompasses a small city, several townships, and the Red Cliff Reservation.
2.   Resume and list of courses if without a degree
3.   Application
4.   Two professional references