Job Openings

Youth Services Outreach Coordinator, (Half-time)

The Platteville Public Library is seeking an outgoing, service-oriented, and collaborative professional to join our team as our new Youth Services Outreach Coordinator. The ideal candidate will exemplify the library’s values and service standards and will uphold our mission through their work coordinating library outreach opportunities, working with youth and families, and planning and executing programs. Click here for full job description. 
Additional responsibilities include:
  • Staffing public service desks
  • Coordinating volunteer opportunities
  • Creating programming-related displays
  • Providing reader’s advisory
  • Preparing and distributing press releases and marketing materials
  • Attending workshops and meetings as needed
  • Education requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree or previous library work required. ALA-accredited master’s degree in Library and Information Science preferred.
Hours and wages
Schedule will include 20 hours per week with one evening per week, Saturday and Sunday hours on a rotating basis approximately every 4 weeks. Starting wage range is $19.25 an hour.
To Apply
Qualified persons should submit all of the following:
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Completed City of Platteville Employment Application, available at
Electronic applications are encouraged and should be sent to Paper applications are acceptable and should be sent to:
Jessie Lee-Jones
Platteville Public Library
225 W Main St
Platteville, WI 53818


Open until filled. Applications will begin being reviewed on December 5, 2022. The City of Platteville is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Modified 11.16.2022