The Larsen Family Public Library in Webster, Wisconsin, is seeking a replacement for its retiring director. The successful candidate must possess public service skills, computer proficiency, and excellent organizational and problem-solving skills. The ability to develop effective working relationships with the Board, staff and patrons is essential.

Duties will include: supervision of all library services and staff, responsibility for maintaining and updating the collection, budgeting, oral and written communication, coordination of grants, oversight of the care and maintenance of the building and grounds, coordination of community relations, and direct interaction with the Board.

Qualifications:

  • Wisconsin Grade 3 Library Certification – OR –
  • Eligibility for provisional Wisconsin Grade 3 Library Certification.
  • No less than 54 semester hours of college credit, at least half of them in the liberal arts.

To apply, submit a letter of interest and current résumé by February 7, 2022, to:

laurar.lfpl@gmail.com

OR

Laura Rachford

Larsen Family Public Library Board

P.O. Box 510

Webster, WI 54893-0510

 

Upon receipt of the letter and résumé, qualified applicants will be emailed an application and links to information about Burnett County. Applications are due by February 21, 2022. Interviews will be scheduled through March, 2022.

 

The Library Board plans to select its new Director at its April 11, 2022, or May 9, 2022, board meeting. Start date, as soon as possible.

 

The Larsen Family Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.