The Calhoun Memorial Library is seeking a well-organized, hard working, energetic and motivated individual to direct the daily operations of the library. The library is part of the IFLS Library System and MORE System.

Responsibilities: The Library Director reports to a 7-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, evaluating the flow and use of the building space and creating a space that promotes the library and its many offerings within the community and surrounding areas.

Qualifications: Candidates are required to have a Wisconsin Grade III level of certification or willing to acquire necessary basic certification within one year of employment. 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. A solid understanding of current library practices, technology and trends is required.

Compensation: Starting salary is $40,000, negotiable based on experience. Benefits include health insurance, sick leave, paid holidays and PTO (paid time off).

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume ( including two references) and transcripts by July 22, 2022. Materials may be emailed to, or mailed to Library Board President, PO Box 25, Chetek, WI 54728 or hand delivered to the library.

Full description: Calhoun Memorial Library Director position