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SELCO Employment Opportunities


SELCO Executive Director

SELCO is a regional multitype library system in southeast Minnesota. SELCO seeks an individual with strong leadership skills to provide direction for a diverse membership and manage SELCO staff at its headquarters in Rochester, MN.

Minimum qualifications: MLS from an ALA-accredited school. Extensive management experience. Knowledge of multitype library systems.

To apply, contact Sue Hall:; or for more information the position or SELCO visit the SELCO web site.

SELCO is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


SELCO Region Library Jobs – Job listings with in the SELCO region.


The Chatfield Music Lending Library is accepting applications until 2/28/17 for open part-time positions. Hours are Monday-Wednesday, 8am – 4pm. Good customer service skills, computer skills, organizational skills and the ability to multi task are required. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in management, bookkeeping, payroll and music. Applications and job descriptions may be picked up at the Chatfield Music Lending Library, 81 Library Lane, Chatfield, MN 55923, by calling 507-867-3275 or emailing



The Northfield Public Library is seeking a motivated, innovative, and energetic librarian who enjoys working with youth and families to bring the joy of reading and the excitement of books & learning to our vibrant and welcoming college community.

This full-time position will develop, grow and publicize our extensive children’s programming for youth ages 0-16 with a focus on early literacy.

Job duties include program development and implementation, publicity (including social media) and collaboration, outreach to the community including occasional bookmobile programs using our new Sprinter van and library BookBike!

MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree (Master’s Preferred) in Library Science, Education, or a related field, with prior experience in the development and conduct of programs for children, or any combination of education and/or experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered.

STARTING SALARY: $50,243 per year with an excellent benefit package.

HOURS OF WORK: Normal business/office hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. This position requires flexibility within library open hours including nights and weekends, early morning and evening programming, regular (monthly) Saturday and Sunday hours.

TO APPLY: City job application and complete job description are available on line

Complete City application. Return to Michelle Mahowald, Communication & Human Resources Manager or the Human Resources Office located on the second floor of City Hall, 801 Washington Street, Northfield, MN 55057.

Application materials will be received thru 4:00 p.m., Friday, January 27, 2017.

The City of Northfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Minnesota Library Jobs

Those library positions from around Minnesota

The Viking Library System (VLS) announces an excellent opportunity to lead a well-established federated regional public library system.  Services are provided directly to the public through bookmobile and outreach services and indirectly through 11 independent member libraries. The system is funded through a combination of county, state, and federal resources.

Requirements for success applicants include:  Master of Library Science degree from an ALA-accredited library program, five to seven years of professional public library experience including public library management of financial, administrative, supervisory and operational activities; and an empathy for rural life and library service in a federated context.

For further information including a complete job description and application form check the VLS Director Search website.  Applications accepted until position is filled; initial applicant review will begin February 13, 2017.

For more information about statewide library job opportunities, check the Minnesota Libraries Jobline.