The town of Mercer in Northern Wisconsin is seeking a personable, positive, and community-minded Library Director with a commitment to public service. The preferred candidate will possess excellent interpersonal skills and experience working with community organizations, volunteers, and the public of all ages. For a complete job description and to learn about our library, please visit www.mercerpubliclibrary.org.

The Mercer Public Library is in north central Wisconsin, in the beautiful Northwoods and with many lakes. The library is the cornerstone of a community of approximately 1,400 people that more than triples during the summer season. Six years ago, a beautiful addition was added to the library providing additional space for the collection and community programming. The Mercer Library is committed to forming and maintaining partnerships with community organizations and other leaders for the benefit of all citizens. An engaged Friends of the Library group provides support through volunteering and fundraising efforts. The library is a member of the Northern Waters Library Service.

This position is for 32 hours a week. Candidates must hold or be able to attain a minimum of Grade III Wisconsin Librarian certification.

Applications received by July 24, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. will receive first consideration, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For any questions, please call the library at 715.476.2366.

If you would like to have opportunity to live where you vacation, please send cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references to Judy Bugni, President, Mercer Library Board, ℅ Mercer Public Library, 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, Wisconsin 54547, or email director@mercerpubliclibrary.org.