Mon & Thur 1-8, Tue / Wed / Fri 10-5, Sat 10-2, Sun Closed


Job Opportunity


Circulation Librarian, Part-time

To apply, submit a job application downloaded here or pickup a paper form at the library, resume, and cover letter by January 25. Drop off at the Library or email to the Director at

Colfax Public Library is looking for a new part-time Circulation Librarian. The job is 12.5 hours a week and has set hours: Tuesday (9:30 am – 5 pm) and Wednesday (9:30 am – 3:30 pm).

The training wage is $11/hour, increasing to $11.50/hour after the 90-day probationary period (with annual pay increases for good performance).

This job involves collection maintenance, customer service, answering reference and computer questions, and occasional heavy lifting (40 pounds). The Librarian may also be asked to assist in craft preparation, bulletin board decorating, poster designing, and other miscellaneous tasks.

The ideal candidate will have good writing and speaking skills, enjoy reading books, feel motivated to help people, be a supportive co-worker, and like children. Attention to detail and accuracy in shelving are important.

Higher education is not required but will be helpful to the job.

Diversity and Inclusion Statement

The Colfax Public Library strives to be a welcoming and inclusive space for everyone we serve, regardless of heritage, education, beliefs, race, income, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, and physical and mental capabilities.

We believe in fostering an atmosphere of dignity and respect.

Read the full Diversity and Inclusion Statement

Colfax Public Library
613 Main Street
P.O. Box 525
Colfax, WI 54730


Mon & Thur 1-8
Tue / Wed / Fri 10-5
Sat 10-2
Sun Closed