Employment Opportunities


Employment Opportunity

Library Page:

This is an entry level, part-time, 11-hour per week position. TYPICAL DUTIES PERFORMED (These examples do not list all the duties which may be assigned; any one position may not include all the duties listed.) 

Shelves library materials.  Reads shelves.
Discharges bookdrops and in-house returns.
Handles incoming materials from other libraries.
Assists self-check customers.
Checks out and discharges reading collections for area nursing homes and day cares.
Prepares, repairs or reconditions library materials.
Assists with routine interlibrary loan procedures.
Performs other related work as assigned.

Applicants for Page positions must be 16 years old.  An application can be submitted at any time and applications are kept on file for 3 months.  Selection for interviews is on an as-needed basis.

Please fill out the Online Application Form if you are interested in having an application on file.  Please do not attach a resume or cover letter as these are entry level jobs.  Please do not call the library to check on the status of your application.

The Library is an Equal Employment Opportunities employer.


Position:          Librarian
Department:    Children's and Family Outreach Services
Closing Date:   October 27, 2021
Salary:              $56,513.60
Hours:              Full-time position that includes evening and weekend hours
Benefits:          Medical and life insurance, Wisconsin Retirement System participation, vacation, sick leave, paid holidays

Minimum Qualifications:  Master of Library Science degree from an ALA accredited institution. Recent graduates from an ALA-accredited master’s degree program are encouraged to apply.

Position Description:  The Oshkosh Public Library is seeking a full-time children’s librarian whose talents, knowledge and customer service skills can bring our services to the next level. Interest and experience creating and supporting STEM programming for children and families is highly desirable, as is a penchant for learning and utilizing new digital platforms for programs and services.  We would like to hear from candidates who embrace change while focusing on evolving community needs. This individual will possess exceptional interpersonal communication skills as a member of the library-wide Program Team and with co-workers in general. They enjoy building relationships with families and assessing their needs while providing services both inside and outside the library. Join us as we work to achieve our vision of “A library in every life” by serving as a center for lifelong learning, an incubator for creativity, a recognized downtown destination and a valuable community partner.  Complete Position Description.

To Apply:  Mail a cover letter, resume and references to Oshkosh Public Library; Administration Office; 106 Washington Ave., Oshkosh, WI  54901 or via email to Cannon@Winnefox.org.

Oshkosh Public Library provides a full range of services to 82,000 area residents from a historically significant building. Oshkosh is situated in east-central Wisconsin, on the western shore of Lake Winnebago.