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Library Director Position

The Shiocton Public Library Board of Trustees is seeking a creative, energetic person, with excellent interpersonal skills, for the position of Library Director. Under the supervision of the Library Board, the Library Director is responsible for the operations of the library and the development of its service program. The library serves approximately 2,600 people living in the Village of Shiocton and surrounding areas. The library is open 31 hours a week, has a collection of over 12,000 items, and has an annual budget of approximately $60,000.

This is a permanent part-time position of 29 hours a week. Starting wage is $13 an hour, and the position is eligible for participation in the Wisconsin Retirement System. A complete job description will be available at the Shiocton Village Hall or by calling (920)986-3415.

Candidates must be eligible for Grade 3 Wisconsin Public Library Certification, which requires completion of 54 semester credits, half of which are in the liberal arts and sciences, at an accredited college, university or technical school, In addition, four required library science courses must be completed within four years of hire, and certification must be maintained by participating in continuing education.

Previous public library experience and a history of community involvement are preferred. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and names of three references via email to tfree [at] shiocton [dot] us or mail to Shiocton Public Library, Nancy Brownson, President, P.O. Box 35, Shiocton, WI 54170 or drop off at the Shiocton Public Library, C/O  Nancy Brownson, W7740 Pine Street, Shiocton, WI 54170. Applications are due no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, November 10, 2017. If you have any questions please call (920)986-3415.