The Outagamie Waupaca Library System (OWLS) seeks a full-time librarian for a new position on a small, collaborative team based in Appleton, Wisconsin and serving 17 public libraries in northeast Wisconsin. The Consulting and Outreach Librarian will be responsible for professional consultation with member libraries on services and programs, for coordinating outreach activities with external partners and to underserved populations, and for coordinating digital library services.
Candidates must have a Master’s degree in Library Science or experience as a public library director. The individual selected will demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work well with a wide variety and diversity of people.
The ideal candidate will have experience with public library programming and administration and have experience or training in one or more consulting areas of interest to public libraries, such as facilities planning, human resources management, data analysis, local history digitization, adult programming, community outreach, or materials challenges.
Occasional travel within 150 miles of Appleton will be required. A valid Wisconsin driver’s license and a vehicle are required. Travel expenses are reimbursed.
The position is 40 hours per week with a flexible telecommuting policy after an initial training period. Applicants must reside in or be willing to relocate to northeast Wisconsin. Starting wage is $21.86 per hour. Excellent benefits including
- Health insurance
- Dental insurance
- Flexible spending account
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Flexible schedule
- Retirement plan
Application deadline is May 25th; position open until filled. Please submit a cover letter and resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.