Elmwood is looking for a well-organized individual to direct the operations of its library. Elmwood is a village of 800, located 18 miles south west of Menomonie and 40 miles west of Eau Claire.

The Director is responsible for the overall management of the library and operates under a seven member library board. Duties include building and maintaining the collection, managing the library finances, and developing programs which promote the library and encourage its use. The position is for up to 26 hours per week.

Candidates must qualify for a Wisconsin Grade III certification OR have the necessary credentials to obtain a temporary Wisconsin Grade III certification. A minimum of two years library experience is preferred. The ideal individual demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills; is familiar with technology; and is able to work cooperatively with the public, the library board and village employees.

Starting wage is between $14 to $16 per hour depending on education and experience. A stipend of $500 per year will be given to go towards credits for a Wisconsin Grade III certification. Possible benefits for a 26 hour work week include retirement through the WRS, paid holidays, and PTO.

Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter to Library Board President, Jolee Glampe, at jolee.glampe@gmail.com. Position will remain open until filled.