Job Openings

The Manhattan Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, or military status.

Applications are accepted only when an opening exists. We do not keep applications on file.


Children’s Library Page
Shelves books and materials; assists with children’s programs. Requires the ability to work in a busy environment around children of all ages; ability to follow directions; ability sort alphabetically and numerically. 15 hours per week, evenings, weekends and some daytime hours. Must be 18. Apply by July 9, 2015.

Job Description

Application Instructions

When a job opening appears above, print and fill out an Application for Employment. You may also pick up an application form at the library. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age.

Deliver or mail the completed and signed application by the deadline indicated to:

Manhattan Public Library 629 Poyntz Avenue Manhattan, KS 66502

Some postings may have further application requirements that will be noted. For more information on job opportunities, contact Human Resources at (785) 776-4741 Ext. 124.

Volunteer Positions

If you’re interested in volunteering at the library, please print the Volunteer Application and return it to any public service desk.

Teen Volunteer Positions (age 13+)

Please visit the Teen Volunteer Page for details.