Career Opportunities

Public Services Manager, Rice Lake Public Library in Rice Lake, WI

Do you believe that today’s public library is the bustling third place of its community? That providing top notch customer service is key to keeping patrons walking through our doors? That expanded collections and progressive outreach services are essential for today’s library services? Then the Rice Lake Public Library might be for you!

We are seeking a fun, flexible candidate that possesses relevant practical experience and a solid understanding of public librarianship, strong skills in programming, outreach and services for patrons of all ages and the ability to lead our Public Services team into future. The Public Services Director oversees the daily operations of the library, heads up our Youth Service and Circulation departments and maintains YA and Children’s library collections.

The qualified candidate for the Rice Lake Public Public Services Director will have 1-3 years of progressively responsible experience in library services and management. An MLS from an ALA accredited university is required. This is a 40 hour per week position that includes one evening shift per week and rotational weekends, with a starting wage of $22.18 per hour. Please send resume, cover letter and contact information for three references, along with a City of Rice Lake application, to Library Director Katherine Elchert at Resumes will be accepted until 04/12/16.

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Positions open at the Rice Lake Public Library will be posted on this site and on the Public Notice Board located outside City Hall’s 30 East Eau Claire Street entrance. General applications received for positions not currently posted will be accepted by the Library Director at any time and will be retained as required by law.

For more information, please contact the Library Director.