Crandon Public Library Director Position
The Crandon Public Library seeks a well-organized, ambitious and energetic individual to direct the operations of their library. The library is part of the Wisconsin Valley Library System and VCat consortium. The library serves a community of 1,200 located in Forest County.
Responsibilities: The Library Director reports to a 9-member Board of Trustees and is responsible for the overall management of the library. Essential duties include building and maintaining our collection, managing the library budget, supervising the library staff, and promoting the library within Crandon and the surrounding area.
Qualifications: Candidates must have obtained at least 54 semester credits, half of which must be in the liberal arts and sciences to be eligible for temporary Wisconsin Grade III certification. A Bachelor’s Degree or higher is preferred and three or more years of library or similar experience is desired. The ideal candidate shall possess excellent interpersonal skills; an understanding of technology; and the ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with the public, library staff, the Library Board, government officials, community organizations, and area libraries.
Compensation: The hourly starting wage range is negotiable depending on education and experience.
Position description available here.
Please submit resume and cover letter to Crandon Public Library; Personnel Committee, 110 W. Polk Street; Crandon, WI 54520. Application deadline Monday, January 22nd at 5:00 p.m.