Job Listing for Butler Public Library Director

Butler Public Library is seeking a new part-time Director, for 25 hours per week. This position comes with an experienced staff of five, a supportive Board, and patrons who treat the library as a Village treasure. Our active Friends group provides ongoing support for special programming and community outreach.

Our community-centered library serves a village of 1800+. We focus on service to our patrons and strive to create a welcoming experience for readers of all ages. The Village of Butler is conveniently located in northeast Waukesha County, Wisconsin. It is easily accessible via Interstate Hwy. 41. We combine small town living with easy access to major metropolitan resources in Milwaukee, just 20 minutes away.

The successful candidate will view libraries as future-focused organizations that serve their patrons. Our Director will be expected to manage the variety and complexity of tasks involved in leading a small library, including maintaining terrific community relations and outreach initiatives, while also being involved in the general day-to-day tasks of general library operations. Working hours and days can be flexible.

A background in Library Science and/or management experience is a plus, but not required if the best candidate agrees to complete coursework to attain Director Certification after hire. This is an excellent opportunity for professionals at any stage of their careers. Your application plus a resume can be submitted immediately. Direct any questions to BoardPresident@Butler.Lib.Wi.us.

View the Position Description here. Access the online Application here. Or, access the paper Application form here and submit both application and resume to BoardPresident@Butler.Lib.WI.us.