Library Director – Stanley, Wisconsin

D.R. Moon Memorial Library in Stanley seeks a well-organized and energetic leader to direct the operations of their library. The library is currently working on an expansion project that will enhance the library’s programming and services to the community. The Library is part of the Indianhead Federated Library System and MORE System.

The library serves a community of 3,600 in northwestern Wisconsin. The city is located on the Highway 29 corridor between Eau Claire and Wausau.

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, and promoting the library in Stanley and surrounding area.

Qualifications: Candidates must be eligible for Wisconsin Grade II certification. A Bachelors degree is needed and library administration experience is preferred. The ideal candidate shall also possess excellent interpersonal skills; the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with the staff, the Board, and the city of Stanley Common Council and community organizations. Knowledge of current library practices, technology, and trends is required.

Compensation: Minimum 25 hours per week. $15-18 hourly wage and retirement benefits with Wisconsin Retirement System.

Please email your resume, cover letter, and three professional references by September 28 to the Library Search Committee at stanleypl@stanleylibrary.org