The Graham Public Library Board seeks an energetic and creative person with a strong technology background, and a firm dedication to community and customer service, to fill the position of our retiring Library Director. Union Grove, with a population of 4,915, is a “Growing Community with Small Town Charm.” It is ideally located near the intersection of U.S Highway 45 and Wisconsin Highway 11, only five miles from Interstate 94, with Milwaukee 30 miles North, and Chicago 60 miles South.
The Library Director reports to a seven member Board of Trustees and is responsible for the overall management of our midsize library, including staff, budget, and materialsdirector will also work actively with the Library Board of Trustees, the library staff, community groups, the Lakeshores Regional Library System, and the SHARE Consortium, to promote library/community programs. The qualified candidate will be a strong leader, able to work both independently and with others to foster friendly and informed service to its library patrons and government officials. The ideal candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills. A Bachelor’s degree as well as eligibility for a Grade 2 Wisconsin Public Librarian Certification within four years is the minimum requirement. Candidates with customer service experience and strong skills with computers and technology will be given preference. This position is offered at 75-100% full-time, with a salary range of $50,000- $60,000 for 100% time. This position also includes a benefits package, and is part of the WRS state retirement system.
A complete job description can be found on the Graham Public Library website https://www.uniongrove.lib.wi.us/. This position will remain open until a successful candidate is determined; however, applications received by Monday, July 15, 2019, will receive first consideration.Qualified applicants should mail a cover letter, resume, and two professional letters of recommendation to the attention of the Search Committee at Graham Public Library, 1215 Main Street, Union Grove, WI 53182. Or email to: Ms. Kathryn Hanson email@example.com.