HOW TO APPLY:
Please click HERE and follow the prompts. You will be asked to provide your personal information and to upload your resume and cover letter addressing the qualifications outlined above to this job announcement (not just to your job cart).
To be considered for this position, applicants must complete the online process. Applications that do not include all of the requested materials will NOT be considered. Your submission will be evaluated by one or more job experts. Candidates who are deemed eligible will be invited to participate in the next step of the selection process where vacancies exist.
Permanent classified state employees who are eligible for consideration as a transfer or voluntary demotion or former permanent classified employees should complete the online application process to apply. If you are registered as a veteran, with a 30% or greater service-connected disability through the State of Wisconsin's non-competitive job announcement, please submit your resume to the HR Specialist above.
Current state employees with Career Executive status should apply by sending a cover letter and resume directly to the HR contact below.
Elizabeth Barbarick, Human Resources Specialist-Senior, 608-267-9200, [email protected]
This position provides direct supervisory support for library team and staff and the responsibility for cultivating their professional development. It also provides leadership for statewide library development, improvement and services with a primary focus on public and school libraries. Responsibilities include facilitating the development and implementation of a vision for library development and services within the Department, facilitating the creation of both short- and long-term library service strategies and associated implementation plans, as well as establishing effective and supportive relationships through outreach across the state library community. Additionally, the position will coordinate the public library system state aid program, the federal Library Services and Technology Act funding program, the Library Certification program, digital content and statewide library service contracts, and the state interlibrary loan program. This position also oversees the school library media program including providing guidance on the use of Common School Fund.